Adam And Alex Get England Call-Ups

0 like this

You do not have JavaScript enabled.

Please enable JavaScript to view this clip.

By Dan King - Newcastle United Club Reporter

Two of Newcastle United's promising young strikers have received international recognition from England.

Consett-based Alex Gilliead, 15, has been selected for the upcoming England Under-16 squad for their Victory Shield fixture against Wales on Thursday, October 27.

Cheltenham Town's Abbey Business Stadium is the venue and the St. Bede's Catholic School pupil's call-up comes after he attended a training camp at Keele University along with 14-year-old goalkeeper Freddie Woodman in August.

Gilliead starred for the Magpies' under-16 side as they won the Total Football Show Academy Cup in July, and has also played in the Lion City Cup in Singapore and the Nike Cup with Newcastle in recent months.

Meanwhile 16-year-old Adam Campbell, one of the key players in Joe Joyce's table-topping under-18s side, has been placed on standby for England Under-17s.

The first-year scholar could take part in the Three Lions' UEFA European Under-17 Championships qualifying tournament in Bosnia and Herzegovina between October 26 and October 31.

Campbell won Most Valuable Player at the Manchester United Premier Cup in the summer of 2010 and since then has gone on to make his Reserve debut just a few days after his 16th birthday, scoring in his second Reserve appearance.

Sort by

This video is from:

Subscribe to NUFC TV !

Match Highlights

Exclusive Interviews

Match Audio

Reserves Action

 Buy now from £3.99 per month

Latest videos

nufcTV: Pump Up The Jan
nufcTV: Pump Up The Jan
Jul 17 2014
nufcTV: French Riviere
nufcTV: French Riviere
Jul 16 2014
nufcTV: Oldham Highlights
nufcTV: Oldham Highlights
Jul 16 2014

Download The Android App

The Official Newcastle United Android App is now available to download FREE.
android-app-149x141-correct

Download The Official BB App

The Official Newcastle United BlackBerry App is now available to download FREE from BlackBerry App World.
Blackberry-bb-app-club-asset-149x141

Real Sociedad Tickets

Tickets for Newcastle United's friendly against Real Sociedad are on general sale from £15 for adults & £5 for children.

Real Sociedad

Man City Tickets

Tickets for Newcastle United's home game against Manchester City are on sale to members from £28 for adults & £5 for children.

Man City Tickets

Corporate Hospitality

Award-winning hospitality packages are now on sale for the 2014-15 season.
Corporate Hospitality

Season Tickets Now On Sale

Season tickets for the 2014-15 season are now on sale.
Season Tickets

New Training Wear Range

The 2014/15 season training wear is available now. Get kitted out in style for the new season!

trainingwear asset

New Change Kit Available Now

The new 2014/15 Change Kit is available now. Enter the online store and order yours now!
Asset_Image_149x141px

Personalised Gifts from MYNUFC.co.uk

From mugs and coasters to mouse mats and keyrings we have something for everyone in our personalised gifts.
mynufc

Free Bet - Brazil

138.com - Betting Partner

Check out the 138.com Newcastle United specific section of our site.
138 BET 149x141 thumbnail

Score Twice Half Price

Pizza Partner Papa John's is offering Newcastle United fans 50% off pizza
Papa Johns

Win tickets for NUFC games

We're running competitions to win tickets and matchday experiences. Check them out here.
NFC-home-Banner_Image