Tickets on sale for Newcastle United friendly at Gateshead

Steve McClaren takes his Newcastle side to Gateshead next week
Steve McClaren takes his Newcastle side to Gateshead next week

Tickets for Newcastle United’s friendly against Gateshead at the International Stadium are on sale from today.

The game is played on Friday next week, with an 8pm kick-off.

United supporters have been allocated the North, South and East stands, with tickets on general sale from the Newcastle United box office.

Tickets are priced at £15 for adults, £10 for over-60s, £8 for students and ages 16-17 and £3 for under-15s.

The match is ticket-only with allocated seating and under-15s must be accompanied by an adult.

Tickets are available in person at the St. James’s Park box office, by calling 0844 372 1892 or online via

Gateshead supporters will be seated in the Tyne and Wear stand and tickets for this area are available from the International Stadium only at the following times – today (4pm–8pm), tomorrow (4pm–8pm), Friday 4pm–8pm, Saturday (2.30pm–5pm).

Gateshead season tickets will also be available for collection at the above dates and times.

As this is an all-ticket fixture, Gateshead season ticket holders must collect both season and match tickets at the same time. Admission to the match by season ticket only will not be permitted. FLEX 15 tickets do not qualify for free entry to this fixture.

Commenting on the fixture, Gateshead chairman, Graham Wood said: “Newcastle United sending their first team to Gateshead is a sign of the growing cooperation between the two clubs.

“I’ve been in discussion with Lee Charnley for several months now on how we might work together to our club’s mutual benefit and this fixture can be seen as the launch of what we hope will be a long and fruitful partnership.

“The last time Newcastle sent their first team to Gateshead we had a full house of 11,750. It would be great to see the same again”.