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Under-23s set to kick-off Premier League 2 season against Derby County.

 

THE STORY SO FAR
 

We begin our Premier League 2 campaign with a visit to St. George’s Park on Monday evening as we take on Derby County.

Steve Gatting’s side finished in fourth place last season, signing off with a 2-2 draw against Manchester United at Emirates Stadium.

Our record last time out saw us pick up 10 wins, drawing three times and losing nine matches.

THE OPPOSITION

We head north to face Derby County having won both of our meetings with the Rams last season.

Derby finished eighth in Premier League 2 last season, recovering after a faltering start to the campaign.

In the corresponding fixture last season we ran out 3-1 winners, with a brace from Chuba Akpom following Chris Willock’s opener.

ONE TO WATCH
 

Eddie Nketiah could lead our attack in this Premier League 2 opener.

The 18-year-old forward scored 25 times in 34 appearances at all age levels last season, earning himself a place…



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