Halifax youngsters knocked out of FA Youth Cup

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FC Halifax Town’s run in the FA Youth Cup was finally ended as Sheffield United won 5-1 in the second round at The Shay.

Keegan Burton put United ahead after 23 minutes, with Callum Semple making it 2-0 just after half-time.

Tyler Smith added a third goal soon afterwards.

Kelan Swales pulled one back for Halifax but Sam Graham and substitute David Parkhouse both added to the Blades score in front of 318 supporters.