Rugby Park Kilmarnock

By Anthony Marshall - Newcastle United Managing Editor


The kick-off time and venue for Newcastle United Under-21's pre-season friendly away at Kilmarnock has been confirmed.

Willie Donachie and Peter Beardsley's travel north of the border to face the Scottish Premier League outfit on Saturday, 27th July as one of their warm-up games to the new campaign.

And it has now been confirmed that the fixture will take place at Killie's home ground of Rugby Park, kicking off at 3pm.

The hosts plan to open the stadium's main stand for the match, with entry costing £8 for adults and £4 for concessions.


Newcastle United Under-21s Pre-Season Friendlies

Tuesday, 16th July - Hamilton Academical home (behind closed doors)

Saturday, 20th July - Southampton home (behind closed doors)

Wednesday, 24th July - Workington away (kick-off 7.30pm)

Saturday, 27th July - Kilmarnock away (kick-off 3pm)

Tuesday, 30th July - St. Mirren away (kick-off 7.30pm)

Saturday, 3rd August - Gateshead away (kick-off 3pm)