Sam Mather provides assist in England under-18s win

Manchester United youngster Sam Mather has been the club’s best player at academy level this season.

Mather continued his impressive form at international level for England’s under-18s.

The dazzling winger provided an assist in a 2-1 loss to Norway, with the Scandinavian side netting a late winner.

Mather’s 49th minute assist came with a perfectly chipped pass over a defender’s head for striker Jude Soonsup-Bell to score.

You can watch the goal below…


Mather was substituted on 60 minutes for Manchester United teammate Daniel Gore.

Both players have played important roles for the under-18s this season after stepping up from the under-16s side.

Mather has an impressive three goals and seven assists already this season at club level.

Photo by Manchester United/Manchester United via Getty Images

No United Norway opponent

Isak Hansen-Aaroen was not in the Norway under-18s side. He has been called up the under-19s instead.

Hansen-Aaroen featured as a second half substitute for Norway-under-19s in a 5-0 victory over Wales.

United midfielder Charlie Savage was on the wrong end of the heavy scoreline for the Welsh.

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