Pearson unable to prevent England C defeat

Matty Pearson
Matty Pearson

FC Halifax Town’s Matty Pearson won his first England C cap in the team’s 1-0 defeat to Latvia Under 23s on Tuesday.

The 20-year-old midfielder played the full 90 minutes in Jelgava and came close to scoring but for a flying save by home keeper Arturs Vaiculis.