CharlieMcArthur

Geordie fact. The Scottish defender, who plays as a centre-back, arrived at St. James' Park from hometown club Kilmarnock in the summer of 2022 and has captained his country at under-19 level during the Tartan Army's 2024 European Under-19 Championship qualifiers.
Country of BirthScotland
Date of Birth12.05.2005
PositionDefender

After attracting interest from a number of Premier League clubs, Charlie joined Newcastle United in the summer of 2022 from hometown club Kilmarnock FC.

The 17-year-old centre-back, who captained Scotland at the 2022 Under-17 European Championship in Israel, made his senior debut for Killie as a 16-year-old in October 2021 during a Scottish Challenge Cup last-16 win against Queen's Park.

The defender made a further three appearances for the 2021/22 Scottish Championship winners, including his league bow in April during a 1-1 draw against Raith Rovers.