Uefa Regions' Cup: Isle of Man beat Scotland 2-0 in opener

Ciaran McNulty

England representatives, the Isle of Man, began their Uefa Regions' Cup campaign with an impressive 2-0 win over Scotland in Slovakia on Tuesday.

Josh Kelly opened the scoring for the island after five minutes before Ciaran McNulty added a second three minutes before half-time.

The result means Manx side top Group 2 in the tournament for the world's top amateur players.

They will play Germany's Württemberg in their second match on Thursday.

Josh Kelly
Josh Kelly scored the Isle of Man's opening goal of the tournament against Scotland

Württemberg began the tournament with a 2-1 victory over Eastern Slovakia.

The Isle of Man qualified for the event by winning the FA Inter-League Cup.

The Isle of Man side
The Isle of Man are representing England in the competition
The Isle of Man's goal scorers against Scotland
The Isle of Man's goal scorers against Scotland Josh Kelly and Ciaran McNulty