Adam Armstrong: Newcastle United striker extends Barnsley loan spell

Adam Armstrong
Adam Armstrong scored his first goal for Barnsley on his debut against Preston in September

Newcastle United striker Adam Armstrong has extended his loan spell with Championship rivals Barnsley until the end of the season.

Armstrong, 19, has scored three goals in 14 league appearances for the Tykes since signing on 30 August.

The England Under-20 international spent last season on loan at Coventry, scoring 20 times in 40 appearances.

Meanwhile, midfielder Romal Palmer, 18, has signed his first professional contract with the club.

Palmer, who has yet to make a senior appearance, has agreed an 18-month deal.

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