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Sammy Ameobi Biography

Samuel Oluwaseyi J. "Sammy" Ameobi is an English footballer who plays for Premier League club Newcastle United in the profile of a striker or a left winger. Ameobi joined the Newcastle United Academy in July 2008 after finishing school and made his reserve team debut on 29 September 2008 against Blackburn Rovers. He made his first-team debut on 15 May 2011 as a second-half substitute against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in a 2–2 draw. Ameobi scored his first senior goal on 15 July 2011 in a pre-season friendly against Darlington. He scored his first competitive goal on 25 August 2011, scoring the winner in extra time against Scunthorpe United in the second round of the Football League Cup. On 17 November 2011 Ameobi signed a new three-and-a-half year contract extension with Newcastle United, keeping him at the club until 2015. On 19 November 2011 he started his first-ever Premier League match, away to Manchester City. Ameobi opted to play for the Nigeria national football team and joined Nigeria U-20 squad training in Turkey ahead of the 2011 African Youth Championship. On 10 November Ameobi made his England Under-21 debut against Iceland in a 5-0 win to maintain England's perfect start to their Euro 2013 Under-21 Qualifying group.  

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Newcastle United 0-1 Manchester United: Player Ratings
Newcastle United 0-1 Manchester United: Player Ratings
Rating the performances of both Newcastle and Manchester United's performances in the latter's 1-0 win last night.
EPL: Manchester United vs Newcastle United – Preview and Prediction
EPL: Manchester United vs Newcastle United – Preview and Prediction
Newcastle United visit Old Trafford to take on the Red Devils in a Boxing Day fixture.
Eight special seconds and serenity amid the storm downs the Special One
Eight special seconds and serenity amid the storm downs the Special One
Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew vindicated owner Mike Ashley's serenity amid the storm to breach Chelsea's unbeaten run
Manchester City 0-2 Newcastle United: Capital One Cup holders ruefully eliminated
Manchester City 0-2 Newcastle United: Capital One Cup holders ruefully eliminated
Inspired by starlet Rolando Aarons, Newcastle United smashed their Manchester City hoodoo to eliminate the Capital One Cup holders at the Etihad Stadium.
Video: FFS - David Moyes at home, AVB's Throat and a Rafa Benitez song
Video: FFS - David Moyes at home, AVB's Throat and a Rafa Benitez song
The French revolution at Newcastle
The French revolution at Newcastle
Alan Pardew facing trouble under Newcastle’s careless ownership
Alan Pardew facing trouble under Newcastle’s careless ownership
No club has quite rivalled Newcastle United’s claim over the years to be the most turbulent, unsettled club in England’s top division, so when Alan Pardew was named LMA manager of the year back in May after guiding his side to a fifth placed finish on the back of some … Continue reading →
Manchester United vs Newcastle United: A Match Review
Manchester United vs Newcastle United: A Match Review
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