Dedenders Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Mathieu Debuchy helped take a class at Newcastle Sschool for Boys in Gosforth.
Gus Poyet is confident ahead of Sunderland's Premier League clash against Manchester City. Newcastle are also in action against Spurs.
As sponsorship deals go, this one has been as controversial as they come. Kenny Toal looks at the Wonga story.
A representative of the pay-day loan company Wonga has urged Newcastle fans to not judge a controversial sponsorship deal to quickly.
Head of communications John Moorwood said that fans will be able to see the effects of the agreement over the next four years.
Representatives of Wonga have been meeting Newcastle fans this afternoon to discuss any concerns they might have about the payday lender's shirt-sponsorship deal.
The company has hosted an open forum.
Our Correspondent Kenny Toal has been listening-in.
Representatives of Wonga are meeting Newcastle fans this afternoon to discuss any concerns they might have about the payday lender's shirt-sponsorship deal.
Wonga is now sponsoring Newcastle United Women's Football Club.
Ahead of Newcastle United's first game of the season, Wonga representatives will meet fans to discuss their sponsorship deal and any concerns relating to it. The payday lender has also invited local MPs to a public forum this afternoon.
Newcastle United are into the quarter-finals of the Europa League after a dramatic last gasp win over Anzhi Makhachkala at St James' Park this evening.
The tie seemed to be heading for extra time before an action-packed finale.
The Russian team, who had earlier been reduced to ten men, hit the bar from a free kick in the 89th minute.
Then deep into stoppage time Papiss Cisse headed the winning goal with, literally, the last touch of the match.
The Senegalese striker got on the end of Sylvan Marvoh's cross to send the Geordie faithful into raptures. Remarkably it was the second game running that Cisse has scored an injury time winner. The Magpies now take their place in the draw for the quarter-finals, which takes place tomorrow.
Newcastle United striker Nile Ranger has been bailed after being questioned by detectives.
A Northumbria Police spokesman said: "A 21-year-old has been released on bail."