Brentford stun Liverpool in Milk Cup Junior semi-final

Brentford players celebrate Herson Rodrigues Alves' goal in the win over Liverpool

Brentford prevented an all-Merseyside Junior decider at the Milk Cup as they defeated Liverpool 5-4 on penalties after the semi-final had ended 1-1 on Wednesday evening.

Everton beat Watford 4-0 in Wednesday's other Junior semi-final.

Desportivo Brasil and Newcastle United progressed to Thursday's Premier final at the Ballymena Showgrounds.

The South Americans defeated Dublin club Cherry Orchard 3-0 while Newcastle edged out Bolton Wanderers 2-0.

Derlan Bento and Matheas Lopes scored first-half goals for the Brazilians with Bruno Conceciao adding the third in the second half.

BBC TWO Northern Ireland will have live coverage of the finals night at the Ballymena Showgrounds on Thursday from 19:00 BST.

There will be highlights of the Junior final between Everton and Brentford with live second-half coverage of the Elite Final between Mexico and Denmark and full coverage of the Premier clash between Desportivo Brasil and Newcastle.

Premier Semi-Finals

Cherry Orchard 0-3 Desportivo Brasil

Newcastle United 2-0 Bolton Wanderers

Other Premier results

Co Armagh 2-1 Otago United

Benfica 1-0 Co Fermanagh

Revo Express 2-3 Pachuca

Ichifuna 0-3 Co Antrim

Tottenham 1-2 CSKA Moscow

Co Down 3-1 Co Londonderry

Etoile Lusitana 2-0 Co Tyrone

Strikers FC 1-1 Manchester United [Strikers won 4-3 on pens]

Junior semi-finals

Everton 4-0 Watford

Liverpool 1-1 Brentford [Brentford won 5-4 on pens]

Other Junior results

Dundalk SL 3-1 Cruz Azul

CSKA 1-1 Co Down [Co Down won 4-2 on pens]

Swindon Town 1-1 Co Tyrone [Swindon won 4-3 on pens]

Co Fermanagh 1-0 Union Temuco

Co Armagh 0-1 North Dublin SL

Strikers FC 4-0 Ipswich Town

Co Antrim 1-3 Co Londonderry

Queen of the South 3-1 Hapoel Haifa

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