It’s been rumored for some weeks now but Newcastle United have finally announced they will travel to Belgium to face KSC Lokeren in a pre-season friendly on Saturday, 23rd July.
The game will be played at the Daknamstadion in Lokeren
Lokeren is located in the Belgian province of East Flanders, for a 4.30pm kick-off – local time – and it will be Newcastle’s fourth pre-season friendly announced so far.
Lokeren are managed by former Belgium boss Georges Leekensand and the club was founded back in 1923.
Here are the first team pre-season friendlies so far arranged.
|Club||Location||Date and Kickoff||Result|
|Bohemian||Dalymount Park||Saturday, 16th July|
|Doncaster Rovers||Keepmoat Stadium||Wednesday, 20th July|
|KSC Lokeren||Daknamstadion||Saturday, 23rd July|
|Southend United||Roots Hall||Tuesday, 26th July|
|SBV Vitesse||St. James Park||Saturday, 30th July|
The club have said that further ticket details for July’s friendly against KSC Lokeren will be announced on the Newcastle web-site in due course.