Newcastle management excited about "four or five" kids coming through

Newcastle United assistant manager John Carver says they're excited about the current crop of youngsters coming through.

Newcastle United assistant manager John Carver says they're excited about the current crop of youngsters coming through.

Carver offered 17-year-old striker Adam Armstrong a taste of senior action at Fulham on Saturday.

He told The Journal: “It is nice for them to get a taste of it and it just proves the good work being done in our Academy through Joe Joyce, Dave Watson and Kev Richardson.

“We do have a nucleus of four or five players who have a chance.

“If you get one through a year you’re happy, two you’re delighted. To get four or five who are being nurtured in the right manner by the guys down there, it’s very important.”

 
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