Newcastle United star spotted at surprise North Tyneside non-league venue ahead of England call

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Anthony Gordon was spotted at Killingworth FC ahead of his England call-up.

Anthony Gordon was spotted at a local non-league North East football club where the Newcastle United star was filming for a new campaign.

Everton defender Jarrad Branthwaited alongside Newcastle United's Anthony Gordon. Man Utd and the Magpies have recently been linked with a move for the Toffees man. Everton defender Jarrad Branthwaited alongside Newcastle United's Anthony Gordon. Man Utd and the Magpies have recently been linked with a move for the Toffees man.
Everton defender Jarrad Branthwaited alongside Newcastle United's Anthony Gordon. Man Utd and the Magpies have recently been linked with a move for the Toffees man.

Gordon is currently training with the England squad after receiving his first senior call-up ahead of their two friendlies against Brazil and Belgium.

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Follow the latest updates from NUFC with NewcastleWorld’s free football emails But before joining the squad at St George's Park, the winger was photographed at Killingworth FC where he was kitted out in the Adidas Predator clothing range. And the footballer took time out of the shoot to thank his hosts.

"Delighted to host @adidasfootball photoshoot, with our very own Anthony Gordon at Amberley, for their new Adidas Predator clothing range," wrote Killingworth FC on X.

"Very proud to welcome them to our amazing facility. Best of luck on your senior @england international call up AG10 from everyone at Killy!"

When England take on Brazil on Saturday (7pm kick-off), Gordon will be hoping for earn his first senior cap for the national side. And against a very familiar opponent, too.

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Newcastle United teammate and Brazilian Bruno Guimaraes spoke to the media ahead of the friendly, speaking about Gordon in particular.

Bruno Guimaraes (left) and Newcastle United teammate Anthony GordonBruno Guimaraes (left) and Newcastle United teammate Anthony Gordon
Bruno Guimaraes (left) and Newcastle United teammate Anthony Gordon

The midfielder was open about wanting to play against the 23-year-old.

"He [Gordon] has been amazing," said Guimaraes. "He is so quick. When he's on the ball we know he will do something special. No one at the club deserves to be in the England squad more than him. He has been unbelievable for us, he is always scoring and assisting.

"He deserves to be there, and he is a lovely guy as well. I'm very happy for him. I hope he can get some minutes in the England squad and I think for me to play against him would be massive for both us and the club as well."

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