Gateshead (a) Reserve friendly
32 mins Troisi shot 1-0
Lee Clark commented:
“Lads like Paul are few and far between and I was delighted to contribute to what was a great evening for him.”
“It was entertaining for the neutral, but it shows we have got a lot to work on.
“It was the reserve team’s first real competitive game of the season and it showed in many ways.
“There was a little spell for 20 minutes after half-time I was pleased with, but the rest was disappointing.
“The main thing was raising money for Tilly Lockey, and it was a great night for Paul Thompson too. It was a good turnout, and I hope it helps a very good cause.”
Newcastle made the short journey across the Tyne on Monday evening to provide
the opposition, as long-serving Gateshead player Paul Thompson was awarded a