Metalist Kharkiv To Play At Whitley Bay!

06 February 2013 02:16
Ukraine side Metalist Kharkivhave announced a friendly this Sunday night at Whitley Bay!

They are in the north east ahead of their Europa League tie against Newcastle United next Thursday, February 14.

The match has been organised to allow Metalist to acclimatise to the north east conditions.

Kick-off at Hillheads is 7pm, and entry is £10 for adults and £5 for concessions.

Chairman Paul McIlduff: “They beat Bayer Leverkusen 2-0 and are due to play Newcastle United so to be playing against them is great for the club.

“We will be putting a full team out, it’s a big game.”

Source: Newcastle United Mad