Newcastle United followers will completely like to see this second from their Beneath-18s facet on Sunday…
Within the closing minute of extra-time towards Watford, with the scores stage at 2-2, the Magpies had themselves a free-kick from 30 yards out and up stepped proficient attacking midfielder Elliot Anderson.
Anderson fired the ball over a stacked wall with a strong dead-ball strike from vary, it was hovering towards the highest nook and the valiant hand of the Watford keeper was not sufficient to maintain this one out.
The 18-year-old’s dramatic strike booked Newcastle a spot within the Quarter-Finals of the FA Youth Cup, which is a contest for Beneath-18s sides.
The Chronicle report that the Toon outfit will face both Aston Villa or Burton within the subsequent spherical, while including that the Tyneside staff gained the distinguished competitors in 1962 and 1985.
See Extra: Gary Neville explains why he’s modified his thoughts about Newcastle United
? one hundred and twentieth minute within the FA Youth Cup fifth spherical…
— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) April 12, 2021
Footage from Newcastle United and the FA Youth Cup.
Anderson is often a part of the Beneath-23s staff and really made his senior debut off the bench as a cameo substitute within the defeat towards Arsenal within the Premier League.
Younger Elliott supplied some actual magic to show that he ought to proceed to be known as upon by the Beneath-18s facet for his or her FA Youth Cup fixtures this season.
Anderson, who’s the grandson of former Newcastle ace Geoff Allen, has made 15 appearances throughout the 23s and 18s this time period, scoring eight occasions and registering an help.
He seems to be a expertise that’s on the very cusp of breaking into the first-team completely.