Newcastle discipline several Under-23 players after huge bar brawl at Geordie Shore hotspot


NEWCASTLE UNITED have taken disciplinary movement in direction of several of their Under-23 squad after a bar-room brawl.

The offended scenes had been reported by the Daily Mail and allegedly included mates of academy supervisor Steve Harper’s son and left some with facial accidents.

Steve Harper’s son was allegedly caught-up in a bar-room brawl with Newcastle U23 playersCredit: Getty
A report states Newcastle have launched an investigation into the incident
A report states Newcastle have launched an investigation into the incidentCredit: PA

Newcastle often usually are not commenting on the report, nonetheless a membership provide knowledgeable SunSport: “They can rely their lucky stars Steve Harper is in charge of the academy.

“If anyone goes to point out them what it is to be a Newcastle United participant it is him.

“Those involved have been reminded of the responsibility of participating in for Newcastle. 

“The club has disciplined those involved already but the investigation is still ongoing.”

The Mail claims that ‘trouble flared during a team night out’ in metropolis centre hotspot Tup Tup Palace – a venue made notorious by hit actuality TV current Geordie Shore.

They state that ‘punches were traded between players and another group of revellers’ which included James Harper, son of Steve, whose age is unknown.

They acknowledged: “We understand James was not one in all many aggressors and ended up tending to among the many injured occasions.

“It is thought summer signing Charlie Wiggett, formerly of Chelsea, was among those left with a facial injury.”

It is thought that cops weren’t often called, nonetheless, Newcastle launched an on the spot investigation after their former goalkeeper Harper was educated regarding the alleged battle.

The 46-year-old is claimed to have spoken to those individuals involved nonetheless took a step once more to let the membership study due to the obvious battle of curiosity.

Goalkeeper Harper carried out for Newcastle for 20 years, making 199 appearances, and was part of Steve Bruce’s first-team instructing set-up nonetheless took over the academy when Joe Joyce left earlier this 12 months.

He has already endured a sticky start with the U23s at the second with out a full-time boss after Chris Hogg left to grow to be No2 at MK Dons and Gary Caldwell then solely spent three weeks inside the place on an interim basis.

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