PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Callum Roberts

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Callum Roberts

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #24

Callum Roberts is an English winger currently playing for Vanarama National League North side Blyth Spartans in the sixth tier of English football.

The 22-year-old came through the ranks of local side Newcastle United, impressing at the youth level and earning several cup appearances, making his first team debut back in 2015.

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PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Ki-Jana Hoever

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Ki-Jana Hoever

Featured in the Raumdeuter Online Magazine – Edition #4

Ki-Jana Hoever is one of Liverpool’s stars for the future, as the young centre back continues his development at the Anfield club.

The 17-year-old Dutchman joined Liverpool in 2018 from Ajax, after four years at the Amsterdam club. Originally, Hoever started out in the youth ranks of AZ Alkmaar.

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Blackburn 2-4 Newcastle: Magpies progress after a hard-fought FA Cup replay

Blackburn 2-4 Newcastle: Magpies progress after a hard-fought FA Cup replay

Newcastle are through to the fourth round of the FA Cup, but we certainly didn’t make it easy going against Blackburn. Dragged to a replay, it took extra time to secure the win, but it was a result and a performance that those in black and white can be proud of.

Rafa Benitez was bold in his selection choices – giving youth a chance – and he was duly rewarded. Within a minute, Sean Longstaff found the net courtesy of a wicked deflection. Cal Roberts added a second – his first senior goal for Newcastle – much to the delight of the travelling Toon support.

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