News. Dubious Goals Committee rule on Magpies goal.

05 Sep 17

Officials make decision on Checkatrade Trophy strike

Peter Beardsley's young side took the lead through Liam Smith inside the first four minutes last Tuesday, before the second arrived in the 68th minute.

Mo Sangare sent over an inviting cross and Luke Charman and Alex defender Eddie Nolan both went for the ball. Frontman Charman was congratulated by his team-mates but the Dubious Goals Committee have ruled that it should be recorded as an own goal.It proved to be the winning goal, with Crewe replying late on through Jordan Bowery. Sign in or register to watch extended highlights here.

United's next Checkatrade Trophy fixture is away to Port Vale on Tuesday, 3rd October (kick-off 7.45pm UK time).

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