Newcastle United won’t want a repeat of last season as they could have suffered relegation back to the Championship. But, with plenty of aspiring youngsters coming up through the ranks, the future looks bright for the Magpies.
Rafa Benitez has always been open to giving youth a chance if he believes that they can fulfill their potential, which is why a number of youngsters have enjoyed minutes so far during pre-season.
The Magpies did struggle for options at times last season, so it would be nice for the Spaniard to be able to call upon certain players in the youth ranks to make the step up.
And, with Mike Ashley in charge of the club it’s always important to ensure that the youth system is thriving, as funds may be difficult to get hold of.
Without further ado, here’s TWO amazing Newcastle youngsters that you’ll know all about by the end of the season…