A City XI, mainly made up of youth players and trialists, were beaten 2-0 at Ossett Town tonight.
Rob Bordman and Luke Blackburn scored the goals in the second half.
City fielded only four senior players – James Meredith, Jason Kennedy, Raffaele De Vita and Matt Taylor.
Their best chance came from youth striker Reece Webb-Foster, whose lob hit the bar.
New loan goalkeeper Jordan Pickford was not involved.