Sunderland U23 striker Lee Connelly took on Middlesbrough's U23 earlier this season.

Elliot Dickman's team played a goalless draw against Huddersfield in the group's first game, while Liverpool defeated Wigan Athletic and catapulted the Reds to first place.

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