Newcastle seek loan club for Phil Airey

Newcastle United are expected to loan out striker Phil Airey next month.

Newcastle United are expected to loan out striker Phil Airey next month.

The Evening Chronicle says the Amble-born striker, who got a goal in the Kilmarnock match, is out of contract in the summer and has been told he has plenty of hard work ahead of him if he is to win a new deal.

The player has not figured in the FA Premier Reserve League this season following an ill-fated move to Scottish Premier League side Hibernian.

But the Academy graduate returned in the friendly loss to Killie this week and scored in front of a watching Alan Pardew.

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