Player Announcement

Player Announcement

in Club News January 9, 2017

The Kilmarnock Football Club confirm that Cal Roberts, Freddie Woodman and Sean Longstaff have joined the Club on loan from Newcastle United until the end of the season.

Cal, 19, made his senior debut for Newcastle in January 2015, coming on as a second-half substitute in an FA Cup match against Leicester City. Shortly after signing his first professional contract with Newcastle, the forward joined near-neighbours Gateshead on a short-term loan.

Freddie, 19, started his career at Crystal Palace before moving to the academy set up at Newcastle United in 2013. The goalkeeper has represented England up to U21 level and was part of the team that won the 2014 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship. Freddie has also had loan spells with Hartlepool United and Crawley Town.

Sean,19, also joins the club on loan and has been in fine form for Peter Beardsley's Newcastle U23's.

The Kilmarnock Football Club would like to welcome Cal, Freddie and Sean to the Club and wish them the best of luck for the remainder of the season.