Garstang teenager steps out at Deepdale for Liverpool FC

Adam Phillips.

Adam Phillips.

Garstang teenager Adam Phillips played the final seven minutes of the match as Liverpool beat Preston 2-1 in a pre-season friendly at Deepdale on Saturday.

The 16-year-old midfielder had only made his senior debut for the Reds three days earlier in a match against Brondby in Denmark.

Phillips joined the Liverpool Academy at the age of 11 after three years with Blackburn Rovers.

He has since signed a two-year scholarship with Liverpool FC Under 18s.

Phillips also joined a squad which travelled to Boston yesterday, Sunday, for a short tour before the start of the new Premier League season.




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