Gateshead Redheugh - An Excellence In Junior Football

Only result which really matters is individual player development !!

A brief Introduction

Gateshead Redheugh were founded in 1957 , and are now into our 51st Season as a well respected junior football club.

Redheugh currently have 18 teams from the ages 6 up to 19 playing in leagues or friendlies for our club.

Redheugh has been well known for producing top talent from the day we began back in 1957. Some of the top names to come out of our club are , Paul Gascoigne , Don Hutchinson , Craig Harrison , and many more.

At Redheugh the kids come first and we currently have a great bunch of young superstars in the making coming through the ranks.

The following players are all either in an academy , have been on trial , or are in a centre of excellence / development squad at a football league club:

Lewis Gibbons - Redheugh to Sunderland 2006
Callum Norton - Redheugh to Sunderland 2008
Matthew Fisher - Redheugh to Sunderland 2007
Jordan Lee - Redheugh to Darlington ( Still currently playing for Redheugh )
Connor Cooper - Redheugh to Darlington 2008
Lee Clay - Redheugh to Sunderland Development ( Still currently playing for Redheugh )
Martin Bagnall - Redheugh to Newcastle ( Still currently playing for Redheugh )
Kieran Rice - Redheugh to Newcastle ( Still currently playing for Redheugh )
Ian Tweddle - Redheugh to Sunderland Development ( Still currently playing for Redheugh )
Ethan Iverson - Redheugh to Sunderland Development ( Still currently playing for Redheugh )
Lewis Finnie - Redheugh to Sunderland Development ( Still currently playing for Redheugh )
Sean McCormick - Redheugh to Darlington ( Still curently playing for Redheugh )
Lewis Darwodd - Redheugh to Sunderland Development ( Back playing for Redheugh )

So as you can see we have got some great players coming through and will hopefully join the top names like Gazza to come through the club and make it big time. Four players which have managed to play first team football for there respective clubs are:


Alex Francis - Redheugh to Newcastle 2006 - Made debut against Hartlepool in Pre Season Friendly ( Now playing for Gateshead FC )Andy Carroll - Redheugh to Newcastle 2000 - Made debut against Palermo in Uefa Cup
Nathan Luscombe - Redheugh to Sunderland 2001
Liam Henderson - Redheugh to Watford 2006

Shaun Reay - Redheugh to Darlington 2004 ( Currently signed for Blyth Spartans 2008 )

These lads give hope to all of our young players at Redheugh!! It just shows what hard work can get you !!