Geordie fact. The Farringdon-born midfielder joined Newcastle's youth set-up as an eight-year-old after playing for Hetton Boys Club. Capped by England at under-15 and under-16 level, he made his Magpies first-team debut against the A-League All Stars in May 2024.
Country of BirthEngland
Date of Birth19.02.2005

Joining United's Academy at the age of eight, Stanton signed his first professional deal with the Magpies nine years later.

Born in Wearside, Ellis broke into the Magpies' under-21 squad during the latter stages of the 2021/22 campaign.

A representative of England at under-15 and under-16 level, the versatile midfielder cites Steven Gerrard as his footballing idol and returned to competitive action during the second-half of the 2022/23 season after suffering a long-term injury, sidelining him for four months.