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Adam ArmstrongAdam Armstrong (born 10 February 1997) is an England footballer who plays as a forward for Newcastle United.
Youth CareerArmstrong joined Newcastle as an Under-10 and progressed steadily through the ranks.
Newcastle UnitedOn 15 March 2014, Armstrong made his debut as an 86th-minute substitute for Luuk de Jong in a Premier League defeat to Fulham, making him only the second youngest player to play for Newcastle in the Premier League after Kazenga LuaLua. Named among Newcastle's substitutes for the first time in January 2014 for a Premier League game against Norwich City. Started his first game for Newcastle in a League Cup third round match against Crystal Palace. Signed a new 4 year contract in August 2016.
Coventry City (loan)Joined Coventry City on a youth loan until 16 January 2016. Made his debut on 8 August, scoring both goals in a 2–0 win over Wigan Athletic. Won the League One Player of the Month award for August with 5 goals in his first 5 games. Scored a first senior hat-trick in January 2016, in a 5–0 win at Crewe Alexandra. Extended his loan until the end of the season. Named in the 2015/16 PFA Team of the Year for League One. Won Top Goalscorer, Young Player of the Season and Goal of the Season awards.
Barnsley (loan)Joined Barnsley on a season long loan in August 2016. Made his debut for Barnsley in September 2016, scoring the winning goal as a substitute in a 2–1 victory at Preston North End. Returned to Newcastle in January 2016, scoring 6 goals in 34 games.
Bolton Wanderers (loan)Joined Bolton on a season-loan in July 2017.
InternationalAdam has represented England at Under-16 and Under-17 level. Won UEFA European Championships Under-17's in 2014. Called up to the England Under-21 squad for the 2017 Under-20 World Cup. Won the 2017 Under-20 World Cup.
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