Newcastle fans are excited by Victor Fernandez after friendly appearance

Newcastle United didn’t have any English Premier League action to contend with at the weekend but have had the opportunity to go on a four-day training camp to Spain.

On the final day they faced Belgian side Royal Antwerp in friendly action, drawing 1-1 in a match that was split into three 45 minute periods.

For Rafa Benitez it’s all about preparing his side for the final stretch of the league season, with the Magpies still not completely safe from relegation back down into the Championship.

However, the friendly was also a chance to have a look at some youngsters in a first team setting and one teenager that caught supporters’ eyes was Victor Fernandez.

The 19-year-old winger played in the last 45 minute segment of the match and impressed with some skills and ball control, leaving fans excited about his future potential at St James’ Park.

They took to Twitter to share their thoughts…

Article title: Newcastle fans are excited by Victor Fernandez after friendly appearance

Please leave feedback to help us improve the site: