Newcastle defender Javier Manquillo's twin brother signs for Northern League club

Javier Manquillo
Javier Manquillo

Javier Manquillo's twin brother has signed for a North East non-league club.

Northern League side Ashington today announced that they had signed the Newcastle United defender's sibling Victor.

The 23-year-old – who could make his Colliers debut in the FA Vase game against Easington Colliery on Saturday – spent last season at Spanish side RSD Alcala.

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Manquillo joined Newcastle in the summer from Atletico Madrid.

The right-back had spent last season on loan at Sunderland.