Geordie fact. The tricky winger arrived on Tyneside from hometown club Birmingham City in the summer of 2023 and the England under-17 international was another to put pen to paper on a first professional deal with United in May 2024.
Country of BirthEngland
Date of Birth25.04.2007

The talented forward made his debut for Newcastle's under-21 side during an EFL Trophy clash away at League Two Crewe Alexandra in November 2024 and scored on his home debut at second-string level during a Premier League 2 clash against Chelsea.

Sanusi was also a part of United's under-19s squad which competed in the 2023-24 UEFA Youth League as well as scoring in the FA Youth Cup for Newcastle's under-18 side in a 7-2 thrashing of Leyton Orient in round three.

Capped by England at under-17 level, he helped the young Lions secure qualification to the 2024 European Championship finals before an untimely meniscus injury ruled the Birmingham-born youngster out of a place in Greg Lincoln's finals squad in Cyprus.