SECRET SCOUT: Armstrong, on loan at Bolton from Newcastle


  • Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez feels Armstrong still needs time to develop
  • The forward terrorised experienced defenders while on loan at Coventry
  • His sharp bursts of finishing have the hallmarks of a natural striker 

The Secret Scout For The Daily Mail

Our scout is a top football expert who attends matches each week searching for the next star.

This week he watched Adam Armstrong, who is on loan at Championship side Bolton from Newcastle United.

Read on to find out what the 20-year-old’s game is all about…

Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez feels highly-rated Adam Armstrong needs time to develop

Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez feels highly-rated Adam Armstrong needs time to develop

Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez feels highly-rated Adam Armstrong needs time to develop

SCOUTING NOTES

AGE: 20

CLUB: Bolton (on loan from Newcastle)

POSITION: Forward

VALUE: £1.5m

2017-18 APPS: 17

GOALS: 1

WHAT HAS HE GOT? 

For two seasons at Coventry he terrorised experienced defenders. Now at Bolton he has, on my last look, become a prisoner of a new position. Playing front left of three, he does…



…continue on post

LEAVE A REPLY