North East UK news Whitley Bay FC vs Newcastle United U21s LIVE PremierLeague-News.Com
PremierLeague-News.Com - All the latest as Elliott Dickman's side take on Whitley Bay FC as Newcastle United's second string begin their Northumberland Senior Cup campaign on Wednesday night
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Hello and welcome to our live blog coverage of this evening's game between Newcastle United U21s and Whitley Bay FC. The young Magpies will be looking to bounce back from three straight defeats in their Northumberland Senior Cup quarter-final tie at Hillheads Park. The Premier League 2 season is on a break with the World Cup, with Newcastle not scheduled to return to league action until January 9. However, the fixtures are still coming thick and fast for Elliott Dickman's side with four more Premier League Cup fixtures to come before Christmas. The Magpies face a quick turnaround from their last group fixture, having suffered a narrow defeat at home to Crystal Palace on Monday night. It was an improved display for Newcastle's second-string following their four-goal thrashing at Bristol City, and Dickman highlighted the positives from the performance he wants his side to build upon in tonight's encounter. Newcastle U21s last won the Northumberland Senior Cup in 2018, and were handed a bye ahead of this last-eight tie. Whitley Bay compete in the ninth-tier of English football, and a good crowd is expected for the cup clash against the Magpies. Kick-off is scheduled for 7.30pm. Chris Knight will bring you live coverage of the game as it happens, with analysis and reaction to come after the final whistle.
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. The young Magpies have been told they need to prove they can 'handle men's football' ahead of their quarter-final tie with the Northern League Division One outfit on Wednesday night.It is a quick turnaround for Newcastle, who suffered a narrow home defeat in their Premier League Cup clash with Crystal Palace on Monday evening. United's second string have now lost their last three matches in all competitions, and boss Dickman has laid down the gauntlet for his rising stars for the encounter at Hillheads Park.He told ChronicleLive: "I think Wednesday is going to be who can handle men's football the best. Their experience is something they will use, and I think that will be their advantage."The main thing for us is building on tonight, it's an opportunity for some of the players who have maybe not played a great deal. If they get that opportunity, they have to make sure they impress and take it."You can read the full story here.Newcastle United's U21 Head Coach Elliott DickmanShareCommentsChris KnightWelcomeGood evening, and welcome to our live coverage of tonight's quarter-final tie at Hillheads Park.ShareComments
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