The sheer number of young players traveling for the last Europa League match may indicate that Alan Pardew (understandably) will try to rest as many senior players as possible. While that may not be possible in defense, there are options up front.
Along with the announcement of significant investment from Wonga into the Newcastle United Academy, there are reports that work behind the scenes looks like securing Category One status for the Academy in the Elite Player Performance Plan
Newcastle United Reserves defeat Stoke City Reserves 6-1 on the back of a Bradden Inman hat-trick. That makes 11 goals in 2 games for those of you counting at home.
Newcastle United's Academy put in a strong performance at the Milk Cup this summer.
Newcastle United lost for just the third time at all levels on Wednesday. Here is your pieced-together recap of the 3-0 derby collapse to Sunderland.