The Entertainers 20th anniversary game
The 1.30pm kick-off, in aid of the Alan Shearer Foundation, falls almost 20 years to the day since Newcastle United’s famous 5-0 thrashing of Manchester United.
Kingston Park Stadium (capacity 10,200) is the home of Premiership rugby union club Newcastle Falcons, boasting a state-of-the-art synthetic pitch as well as standing and seated vantage points for supporters.
Adult tickets are priced from £10 with junior tickets from £5, Shearer taking charge of a Newcastle side against a team put together by former Newcastle and Manchester United winger Gillespie.
Details of players for both teams will be announced as they are confirmed, with tickets now available by calling 0871 226 6060 or logging on towww.newcastlefalcons.co.uk .
Hospitality packages are also available by calling 0191 214 2892.