Newcastle have announced they will play Portuguese side SC Braga in a pre-season friendly at the Estadio Municipal de Braga on Wednesday, 1st August, with kick-off at 7.30pm.
That’s the fifth friendly game to be arranged for pre-season and the second in Portugal where we play Porto on the previous Saturday before we play Braga on Wednesday.
The Newcastle squad will remain in Portugal between the SC Barga and FC Porto games.
Abel Ferreira – SC Braga head coach
The final pre-season friendly is against FC Augsburg at St. James’ Park on Saturday 4th August and that’s one week before we play Spurs at home to open the Premier League season.
Here are the friendlies arranged with all times local:
|Tue 17 July KO 7.45pm||St. Patrick’s Athletic||Richmond Park Stadium, Dublin|
|Tue 24 July KO 7.45pm||Hull City||KCOM Stadium, Hull|
|Sat 28 July KO 7:30 pm||FC Porto||Estadio do Dragao, Porto|
|Wed 1 Aug KO 7:30pm||SC Braga||Estadio Municipal, Braga|
|Sat 4 Aug KO 3:00 pm||FC Augsburg||St. James’ Park, Newcastle|
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