Jake Trodd

Name: Jake Trodd
Nationality: English
Born: 9th April 1998, Newcastle
Height: 5ft 7ins
Weight: 10 stone 8ins
Under-18s debut: 26th April 2014 v Norwich (a), Barclays Under-18 Premier League
Position: Defender

An attack-minded full-back who models his game on Luke Shaw and also looks up to Steven Gerrard.

He lives in Walker and played for Wallsend Boys Club and Walker Central, while he's been with Newcastle since the age of eight.

The former Benfield School pupil's hobbies include cycling and tennis.