While the senior team had the weekend off… both the Under 21s (reserves) and Newcastle United under 18s were in action.

A strong United Under 21 line-up went down 4-3 at Reading, Curtis Good made his long awaited competitive comeback after injury, while the likes of Bigirimana (came on as a sub), Vuckic and Armstrong also were involved.

newcastle united under 18sIn fact both Armstrong and Vuckic scored one each and Tom Heardman got the other, but it wasn’t enough as they went down by the odd goal in a seven goal thriller.

It was also defeat for the Under 18s who travelled to Derby, the only consolation in the 3-1 defeat being an excellent goal from Jamie Cobain. The United youngster cutting in from the right and hitting a great left foot finish.

See that goal and match highlights below.

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