Latics convincing winners in Checkatrade Trophy tie

Oldham Athletic are through to the second round of the Checkatrade Trophy following a 4-1 win over Newcastle United under 21s.


Two goals from Jack Byrne and Eoin Doyle secured the comfortable win for Richie Wellens side, whilst the Magpies grabbed a late consolation through Rolando Aarons.
The competition formerly known as the Johnstone's Paint Trophy has had a makeover with the introduction of academy sides from the top flight and the Sky Bet Championship.