Newcastle to sign Carlisle teenager in the summer?

Gary Madine might not be known very well but he is very much in the radar of Newcastle United. The 17-year old Carlisle player has been in terrific form this season, especially in the FA Youth Cup, and has just signed a professional contract with his club yet Newcastle are not inclined to beat themselves out of his scent.

The Mirror reports that Newcastle are planning to launch an official bid for the teenager in the summer when the club in anticipated to undergo some massive revamp with more players brought in.

Although most of their potential new players would be major stars, the Geordies are eager to add a few youngsters to their unit if they can and Madine certainly fits the bill.

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