icon_corner icon_start_stop icon_start_stop icon_start_stop icon_post icon_miss icon_save icon_card_red icon_save icon_start_stop icon_sub icon_card_yellow attack icon chevron-down icon chevron-left icon chevron-right icon chevron-up icon cross icon defence icon icon_disallowed_goal email icon facebook icon google icon instagram icon linkedin icon messenger icon pinterest icon play icon plus-thin icon plus icon search icon soundcloud icon sub-in icon sub-out icon tweet icon twitter icon icon_user__out icon_user_out vimeo icon whatsapp icon icon_start_stop youtube icon

High Contrast is on. Turn off You can turn high contrast on again via the link in the footer to our accessibilty page

Close

Archive

Miele And Satka In Euro Action

Newcastle United FC

Newcastle duo Brandon Miele and Lubo Satka were in action for their countries at under-19 level on Thursday

By Dan King - Newcastle United Club Reporter

Young Newcastle pair Brandon Miele and Lubo Satka were both on duty for their respective countries on Thursday in European Under-19 Championship qualifiers.

Midfielder Miele started for the Republic of Ireland in their Group Two opener against Switzerland in Belgrade, and helped them to race into a 2-0 lead with Sam Byrne and Kieran Sadlier on target.

However, Michael Frey pulled one back two minutes before half time and then Samuele Campo equalised in the second half. Miele played the whole game.

Meanwhile in the group's other game Satka lined up for Slovakia against Serbia, playing the full 90 minutes as his side lost 4-0.

Three of the Serbia goals came in a five minute spell either side of half time and that proved costly for Satka and his team-mates, who had previously matched their opponents all the way.

Milan Malatinsky's side take on Ireland on Saturday, a match which should see Miele and Satka come up against each other.