Newcastle United start their pre-season schedule this weekend with a double-header.
Steve Bruce might be trying to construct on a massively spectacular finish to final season. Despite struggling via the winter, the Magpies loved a fantastic spring and ended up ending twelfth within the high flight.
Their factors tally of 45 was their joint-best since returning to the Premier League in 2017.
Bruce’s facet start the brand new marketing campaign at house to West Ham on Sunday, August 15. Before then they’ve a busy pre-season to take care of.
Here is all the knowledge you might want to tune into their first friendlies of the summer time.
Who are they taking part in?
Newcastle have lined up two matches at the moment. They might be sending a facet to League Two Harrogate and one other workforce to non-league York City.
The fixture with Harrogate takes place at The EnviroVent Stadium while the assembly with York sees the Magpies make a first-ever go to to the plush new LNER Community Stadium.
York have offered their allocation of two,000 tickets for the match.
Both video games are on Sunday, July 18 with kick-off at 2pm.
Where to look at
Newcastle are streaming the sport at York without spending a dime on their YouTube channel and thru NUFC TV .
However, the Harrogate conflict will value followers £10 to look at via the League Two’s facet web site.
No match odds had been accessible on the time of publication, as is often the case with pleasant video games.
Bruce ought to have a robust pool of gamers to select from.
Only Fabian Schar, Miguel Almiron and Emil Krafth had been concerned within the Euros or Copa America, while there may be uncertainty over whether or not Andy Carroll has been stored on after his contract expired.
The likes of Jonjo Shelvey, Ryan Fraser and Callum Wilson ought to function.
Harrogate are seemingly to present outings to new signings Lewis Page and Nathan Sheron.
As for York, they’re managed by ex-Toon favorite Steve Watson. He has added an previous York boy in Clayton Donaldson to the ranks and the ahead ought to get an outing towards United.
Newcastle’s pre-season schedule
Sunday, July 18 – Harrogate (a)
Sunday, July 18 – York City (a)
Friday, July 23 – Doncaster (a)
Tuesday, July 27 – Rotherham (a)
Friday, July 30 – Burton Albion (a)
Saturday, August 7 – Norwich City (h)
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