Campbell joins Cod Army on loan

Newcastle United striker Adam Campbell has joined Sky Bet League One side Fleetwood Town on a month-long loan deal.

The 19-year-old, who was born in North Shields, joins the Cod Army having spent pre-season with The Magpies’ first team, making four substitute appearances against Sydney FC, Wellington Phoenix, Sheffield Wednesday and Schalke 04.

Campbell arrives at Highbury Stadium ahead of Saturday’s League One opener against Crewe Alexandra as Fleetwood embark on a campaign in the third tier of English football for the first time in their history.