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Final Third Development League digest

9 October 2014

This week’s Final Third Development League action featured three cup games, all in the northern groups of the competition.

Final Third Development League Cup - North Group B

A Jon Stead brace helped Huddersfield Town see off Mansfield Town 3-1 on Monday.

An early goal from Martin Paterson laid the foundations for a comfortable victory and two second-half goals from Stead ensured the Terriers took all three points.

Final Third Development League Cup - North Group C

Hull City were beaten for the first time this season when they lost 1-0 to Middlesbrough at Rockliffe Park on Tuesday.

Boro grabbed the only goal of the game early in the second half when Bradley Halliday’s whipped in ball was met by Robbie Tinkler.

The result means they now sit alongside the Tigers at the summit of the North Group C.

Final Third Development League Cup - North Group D

Fleetwood Town beat Tranmere Rovers 3-1 at Highbury to top the North Group D.

First-half goals from Tyler Forbes and Matty Blair set the Cod Army on their way to three points and Josh Green volleyed home late on to secure the win.

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