Articles by: Connor Lamb
 

  • 8 Northern League players who could be an asset for Sunderland and Newcastle

    8 Northern League players who could be an asset for Sunderland and Newcastle

    March 21, 2017 at 3:06 pm

    We’re all aware of the non-league history of Jamie Vardy and his transition from Stocksbridge Park Steels to the England National Team. Players such as Danny Johnson, Josh MacDonald and Jack Devlin have all turned professional following time in the Northern League and we take a look at current Northern […]

     
  • Sunderland now face Chelsea in the next round. Photo: Twitter/@SAFCLadies

    Sunderland Ladies progress in FA Women’s Cup with victory over Aston Villa Ladies

    March 21, 2017 at 9:09 am

    Goals from Vic Williams, Hayley Sharp and Lucy Staniforth helped Sunderland Ladies to a 3-2 win over Aston Villa on Sunday afternoon. Williams poked Sunderland into a 14th minute lead only for Natasha Baptiste to level the scoreline four minutes later. Sharp regained Sunderland’s lead in the 35th minute only […]

     
  • Easington have now won two games on the bounce.

    Bulmer header secures point for Easington Colliery against basement side

    March 20, 2017 at 11:01 am

    Michael Bulmer headed home a late equaliser as Easington Colliery were forced to settle for a 2-2 draw with Esh Winning on Saturday afternoon. Max Stoker fired the visitors into a fourth-minute lead but Easington responded through Liam Adamson in the 14th minute. Callum Boakes regained Esh’s lead on the stroke […]

     
  • Former Easington man Heywood scored the decisive goal against Frame's men last weekend.

    Bulmer header secures point for Easington Colliery against Esh Winning

    March 19, 2017 at 11:18 am

    Michael Bulmer headed home a late equaliser as Easington Colliery were forced to settle for a 2-2 draw with Esh Winning on Saturday afternoon. Max Stoker fired the visitors into a fourth-minute lead but Easington responded through Liam Adamson in the 14th minute. Callum Boakes regained Esh’s lead on the stroke […]

     
  • Former Easington man Heywood scored the decisive goal against Frame's men last weekend.

    Frame looks for three points as Easington host Esh Winning

    March 17, 2017 at 4:48 pm

    Easington Colliery host bottom-of-the-league Esh Winning on Saturday afternoon as the Colliers look for an important three points. Easington currently sit eighth in Northern League Division Two while Esh Winning are four points adrift at the foot of the table. Manager Paul Frame is looking for his side to get […]

     
  • Silksworth fell short against fellow Sunderland side Ashbrooke.

    Silksworth CW defeat Ashbrooke Belford House in the Sunderland derby

    March 12, 2017 at 6:49 pm

    Silksworth CW ran out 3-0 winners over local rivals Ashbrooke Belford House on Friday night. Steven Moody headed Silksworth into the lead just after the half-hour mark and David Stevens doubled CW’s lead only seven minutes later. Adam Storey sealed the victory for the home side in the 71st minute […]

     
  • Easington suffered last-minute heartbreak in their last outing.

    Injury time heartbreak as former Collier sinks Easington Colliery

    March 12, 2017 at 11:23 am

    Aidan Heywood struck a 94th-minute winner to give Team Northumbria a narrow 2-1 win over Easington Colliery on Saturday afternoon. Scott Gunn fired Team Northumbria into a 49th-minute lead but Jack Pounder levelled the scoreline 20 minutes from time. However, heartbreak was to follow as Heywood, who was with the […]

     
  • Easington

    Easington Colliery face testing trip to Team Northumbria

    March 10, 2017 at 8:41 pm

    Easington Colliery travel to Team Northumbria on Saturday afternoon as the Colliers look for a third consecutive win. Team Northumbria currently top Northern League Division Two, three points ahead of second place Stockton Town while Easington Colliery sit in eighth. Three points on Saturday could potentially lift the Colliers to […]

     
  • Jan Kirchoff (centre) and Lynden Gooch (second right) continued their recovery from injury on Monday night.

    Player ratings: How did Sunderland U23s fare against Manchester United?

    March 7, 2017 at 2:51 pm

    Sunderland under-23s fell to a 3-1 defeat to Manchester United on Monday night with first-team players such as Jan Kirchhoff, Lynden Gooch, Rees Greenwood and George Honeyman all getting minutes under their belts. The result sees Manchester United climb to seventh in the league, but how did the young Black […]

     
  • Easington have now won two games on the bounce.

    Easington edge seven-goal thriller against Alnwick Town

    March 6, 2017 at 9:10 am

    Easington Colliery made it back-to-back wins with a 4-3 win over Alnwick Town on Saturday afternoon. Michael Bulmer fired hosts Easington into the lead only for Tony Brown to pull Alnwick level from the penalty spot. Samuel Perez – brother of Newcastle United man Ayoze – fired Alnwick into a […]