Newcastle United - New Deal: Nile signs on
UK time is: 08:47:13
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

New Deal: Nile signs on

One positive popped up on Wednesday as the club confirmed that hot young prospect Nile Ranger had signed a new three and a half year contract at the club. Only just 18, he's scored 22 times at youth & reserve level and was on the bench for Stoke last week. 2009 has also seen Ranger make his international debut for England U19s.

Speaking of Andy Carroll and Ranger, Shearer had previously said:

"If you're good enough - it doesn't matter what age you are. If he can add something to the team, I would have no fear about putting him on. I said to all the guys in the reserves, 'how you play and how you train will determine to me whether you have a part to play trying to help Newcastle United'.

I've seen a response from all of them, including Nile Ranger and Andy Carroll. The response was great last Monday, as it has been in training. I said to Andy and Nile that they both have big roles to play here at this football club for the remaining games of the season.

I told them to go out and show me what they had in the reserves. Both of them have done that and that's why they were in the squad for Stoke and on the bench. If they keep on producing results then you never know - they might get starts in games.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

Free 15 bet when you spend 5 on The New Football Pools




Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday April 15 2009

Time: 10:59PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
If Martins is unfit - give Ranger a go. The boy is fast, and can score goals. Maybe too "raw" at times, as Big Al has rightly said, but Arsenal has shown how raw talent can make a side.
Mehzeb
Report Abuse
17/04/2009 09:26:00

If Martins is unfit - give Ranger a go. The boy is fast, and can score goals. Maybe too "raw" at times, as Big Al has rightly said, but Arsenal has shown how raw talent can make a side.
Mehzeb
Report Abuse
17/04/2009 09:26:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Newcastle Announce Premier League Squad (Thursday September 3 2015)

Late Cole Bid Fails (Wednesday September 2 2015)

Vuckic Signs New Deal & Departs On Loan (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Ferguson Stays At Millwall (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Mowatt In As Perez Stays (Tuesday September 1 2015)

The Next Big Thing That Wasn't (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Cisse Hints At NUFC Exit (Monday August 31 2015)

Deadline Day Tomorrow (Monday August 31 2015)

McClaren Considering Mitrovic Appeal (Saturday August 29 2015)

Stats: Newcastle v Arsenal (Saturday August 29 2015)

Archived Newcastle United Articles

List All TOTT Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. billybobcat 15
2. keggy_keagal 11
3. Toon_NoMatterWot 11
4. BLACKBOB 9
5. ManxMag 8
6. officemonkey 6
7. Rytoon 6
8. kens mate 4
9. Mcnamee67 4
10. The Owl 3

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Norwich 4 1 1 2 -3 4
15. WBA 4 1 1 2 -3 4
16. Spurs 4 0 3 1 -1 3
17. Watford 4 0 3 1 -2 3
18. Stoke 4 0 2 2 -2 2
19. Newcastle 4 0 2 2 -3 2
20. Sunderland 4 0 2 2 -4 2

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Cherries announced Premier League squad
AFC Bournemouth : 04/09/2015 08:11:00
Mings ruled out for around a year
AFC Bournemouth : 04/09/2015 07:42:01
City's 25 Man Premier League Squad
Norwich : 04/09/2015 07:07:01
Stoke submit 25-man Premier League squad
Stoke : 03/09/2015 23:30:00
Albion Confirm 25 Man Squad
WBA : 03/09/2015 19:27:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Arsenal MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Krul 51%
Janmaat 0%
Mbemba 12%
Coloccini 0%
Haidara 0%
Anita 0%
Colback 0%
Sissoko 0%
Wijnaldum 0%
Thauvin 0%
Mitrovic 25%
Sub - Perez 0%
Sub - Cisse 0%
Sub - de Jong 12%