Michael Newberry

Name: Michael Newberry
Nationality: Northern Irish
Born: 30th December 1997, Newcastle
Height: 6ft
Weight: 67kg
Under-18s debut: 2nd November 2013 v West Ham (a), Barclays Under-18 Premier League
Position: Defender

Northern Ireland youth international who joined Newcastle in 2009 from Red House Farm boys club.

The former Walbottle Campus Technology College pupil is a strong defender who likes to play the ball out of defence and has the ability to hit accurate diagonal balls.

He supports Newcastle, enjoys cycling and looks up to Andrea Pirlo and David Luiz.