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    United coach, Neil Wood, looks back at the progress of Brandon Williams and another player who could do the same


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    "Brandon started with the 23s, coming on pre-season with us, he was excellent,"

    "He came in flying on the first day of pre-season, you could see the determination he had, he came back in great shape and he was working the hardest of the group.

    "He's got his rewards now. He's got his chance in the first team, did really well and he's not looked back since.

    "It just shows you how you can start off the season in one place and by the end of it, he's flying up there in the first team."

    "Teden [Mengi] has been fantastic,"

    "He came up to us quite early on in the season and, a bit like Brandon in a sense, he came from the 18s and took his chance.

    "He played really well and he kept his place in the team.

    "And when he dropped back down at the end of the season to lead the Youth Cup team, he put in some excellent performances there.

    "We'll be looking to work with him next season and he's one [player] we want to 'do a Brandon' with, push him on and the goal is to try and get him pushed up into that first team if we can."

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