Newcastle youngster Olivier Kemen tweets ahead of today’s friendly

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Olivier Kemen is looking forward to today’s pre-season friendly match between Newcastle United and Borussia Monchengladbach.

Newcastle United youngster Olivier Kemen has taken to social networking site Twitter to express his delight at making his debut on Wednesday.

Kemen featured for the Newcastle first team against York City away from home at Bootham Crescent on Wednesday.

The 18-year-old midfielder is looking forward to playing again for the Magpies later today, when they take on German outfit Borussia Monchengladbach in another pre-season friendly at St. James’ Park.

Who is Olivier Kemen?

Kemen is a highly-rated French midfielder who is only 18 years of age.

The teenager trained with Newcastle senior squad on a number of occasions last season, but he has yet to feature in a competitive game for the Premier League outfit.

The youngster played well for the Newcastle Under-21 side last season and came close to making his debut for the senior team.

Newcastle signed Kemen from French club Metz in the summer of 2013.

According to French sports paper L’Equipe, Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool are interested in signing the youngster this summer.

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