Today's Liam Smith Talking Points
Liam Phillip Smith (born 28 September 1995 in South Shields) is an English professional footballer. He plays as a midfielder for Newcastle United.
Smith graduated from the Newcastle United Academy in 2015, signing his first professional contract with the club.
In March 2016, Smith joined Blackpool on a two-month youth loan deal. He made his professional debut in Blackpool's match against Coventry City in March 2016, and played seven further games.
In July 2016, Smith was signed on loan through to January 2017 by Crewe Alexandra, though he suffered an ankle injury during pre-season and returned to Newcastle for treatment, returning to Crewe in September. He suffered a second ankle injury shortly after his return to Crewe Alexandra and returned to Newcastle United, having made no appearances for the League Two side.Close