Jack Hunter: Gateshead sign Newcastle U23s midfielder
National League side Gateshead have signed Newcastle United Under-23s midfielder Jack Hunter.
Hunter, 20, whose Newcastle contract was set to expire on 30 June, was part of the side that won the Northumberland Senior Cup last May.
"It's a great opportunity to come and play for a great club where I can learn valuable experience." he said.
Meanwhile, Heed full-back Jon Mellish, 20, has signed a one-year professional deal after 10 appearances in 2017-18.
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