Controversial Newcastle striker Ranger wins praise

Nile Ranger shone for Newcastle United in their U21 draw with Sunderland this week.

Nile Ranger shone for Newcastle United in their U21 draw with Sunderland this week.

The Londoner made his return in front of a watching Alan Pardew at the Stadium of Light and netted during the 2-2 draw.

His coach Willie Donachie told the Evening Chronicle: “Nile’s pace and power always caused them problems.

“It is great for him and great for the club. He just needs to keep working hard and get stronger.”

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