The team arrived last night for an upcoming match against Al Hilal
Touching down in Riyadh! 🇸🇦
— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) December 4, 2022
The English Club, owned by the Public Investment Fund, arrived in Riyadh to play against Al Hilal for the Diriyah Championship Cup. The match will take place at Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium, for Diriyah Season’s second edition
The football players were welcomed with flowers and gift bags at the capital’s airport
أهلاً وسهلاً بفريق نيوكاسل يونايتد في الرياض ⚫️⚪️@nufc_ar
— السعودية | SAUDIA (@Saudi_Airlines) December 4, 2022
The football club also visited Jeddah in January for a preparatory camp in Jeddah. They also played a match against Al-Ittihad, to which Newcasltle won 2-1.