The Newcastle United Blog

News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

The Newcastle United Blog header image 4
Banner created by Reilly - one of our readers
Howay The Lads!!



Entries Tagged as 'Newcastle Youth'

Newcastle Issue Statement On Potential Abuse

November 25th, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Guardian newspaper issued a report yesterday on the potential sexual abuse of young players in football and it was alleged a former player for Newcastle United has made comments about child abuse in football. The abuse is alleged to have been associated with a coach who once worked at Newcastle – probably as a […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

Rafa’s Man Management Skills – How To Handle Budding Star

November 10th, 2016 · 10 Comments

Great things are expected of young striker Elias Fritjof Sorensen who signed for us in the summer from Denmark club HB Koge and this week he got his very first taste of first team training at Newcastle. With so many senior players away on International duty Rafa invited the 17 year-old to train with the […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Elias Fritjof Sorensen · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Newcastle Youth · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Youngster Being Compared To Gascoigne And Waddle

November 3rd, 2016 · 4 Comments

Newcastle 19 year-old forward Alex Gilliead continues to get great press for the display he put in for Luton at Notts County over the weekend in the 0-0 draw. Alex was said to be absolutely brilliant in the first half of the game and he has people comparing to former Newcastle greats – Paul Gascoigne […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Alex Gilliead · Coaching · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

Newcastle Youngster Shows Ambition – Undecided About Future

November 2nd, 2016 · 8 Comments

Alex Gilliead is on a loan spell at Luton Town until early January and he is impressing a lot of people at the club, including manager Nathan Jones, who believes Alex is so good he can become a regular Premier League player in the future. Alex was on loan for the season at Carlisle United last year […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Alex Gilliead · Coaching · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth

19 Year-Old Talented Midfielder One To Watch At Newcastle

November 1st, 2016 · 20 Comments

Newcastle-born box-to-box midfielder Sean Longstaff is in form for the Newcastle U-23 team having hit four goals in four days. Sean hit a hat-trick in the 5-1 rout of Hartlepool on Friday in the Central League Cup and yesterday he scored in the 2-0 U-23 league win over Middlesbrough. Longstaff has now scored nine goals for Newcastle and […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Development squad · Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle U23 · Newcastle Youth · Sean Longstaff

Impressive Newcastle Youngster Destined For Bigger Things

October 31st, 2016 · 51 Comments

Luton Town are currently 4th top of League Two with 24 points from their first 15 league games and Newcastle loanee Alex Gilliead has played very well for them so far this season. Luton Town manager Nathan Jones freely admits he would like to keep the 20 year-old forward at Luton permanently, if he could. […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Alex Gilliead · Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Other News