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Rolando Aarons signs new five-year deal with Newcastle

Rolando Aarons has signed with Newcastle until 2021.

Rolando Aarons has signed a new five-year contract with Newcastle.

The 20-year-old winger has pledged his future to the St James' Park club until 2021, in a boost to the Tynesiders as they get to grips with life in the Championship.

Aarons insisted Rafael Benitez's long-term vision for Newcastle convinced him to commit to the club he joined from Bristol City in 2012.

"It's something that was always going to happen but it's nice to get it done,'' Aarons told Newcastle's official website.


"I love...


 By PA Sport

England under-21s call up Aarons, Hayden, Grimes for Euro qualifiers

England U-21s boss Gareth Southgate has handed debut call ups to three players ahead of his team's European Championship qualifier in Switzerland.

Newcastle winger Rolando Aarons, Hull's Arsenal loanee Isaac Hayden and Blackburn midfielder Matt Grimes, on loan from Swansea, have all been included for next week's game in Thun.

Leicester's uncapped duo Demarai Gray and Ben Chilwell are also included, with both having been called up before, along with Chelsea's Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Southampton midfielder...

 By Chris Atkins

Rolando Aarons has pace to burn

Rolando Aarons shone for Newcastle during preseason.

Preseason is often cited as the ideal opportunity for young talent to make an impression at first-team level. Yet, for all its reputation as a period of renewal and introspection, it remains true that very few players are able to force their way into a manager's plans in the space of just a few weeks. With fitness levels low and games often disrupted by mass substitutions and unfamiliar selections, it is a difficult environment in which to truly display your full potential.

- Atkins: Ferreyra...