Articles by: Adam Webb

  • The Decline of Sunderland AFC

    The Decline of Sunderland AFC

    December 15, 2017 at 4:15 pm

    Since 2011 average attendances at the Stadium of Light have dropped by over 11,000 people. In this piece I will be assessing Sunderland’s recent Investment/Transfers via podcast and Shorthand Social. Over the last few years the investment in players hasn’t been good enough. Especially in their Premier League season under […]

  • Craig Lynch was back in the goals again for Seaham Red Star.

    Red Star crushed by in form North Shields

    October 11, 2017 at 8:06 pm

    Seaham Red Star were beaten 5-1 at home on Tuesday night, with Liam McBryde giving them an early lead before Gareth Bainbridge and Luke Carr scored two each and James Luccock adding a fifth to seal victory for North Shields. McBryde gave The Star an early lead after fantastic build up […]

  • Seaham Suffer Opening Day League Defeat Agaisnt Marske

    Seaham Suffer Opening Day League Defeat Agaisnt Marske

    August 13, 2017 at 5:59 pm

    Seaham Red Star lost 4-1 at home to Marske United on Saturday in their Northern League opener. Robbie Bird opened the scoring for The Star 10 minutes in, only for the visitors to equalise through Glen Butterworth six minutes later. Marske went into half time 2-1 up after Daniel Earl scored […]

  • Seaham Red Star survived a late scare but held on to secure three points.

    Red Star end their season in disappointment with a loss at home to Morpeth

    April 10, 2017 at 3:32 pm

    Two quick-fire first-half goals saw Seaham Red Star lose 3-1 to high flying Morpeth in Saturday’s season finale. Robbie Bird opened the scoring for Seaham 14 minutes in before Keith Graydon equalised from the spot three minutes later. Ben Sayer then made it 2-1 to Morpeth half an hour into the game, […]

  • Seaham's slow start to the second half cost them against Ashington.

    Red Star in disappointing second half collapse against Ashington

    April 3, 2017 at 9:21 am

    Three second half goals saw Ashington leave with a 4-1 win over Seaham Red Star on Saturday afternoon. Luke Proctor had equalised for Seaham after former cricketer Ben Harmison put the visitors ahead in the first half. Ashington regained the lead early in the second half through Dale Pearson and quickly got […]

  • The two sides are based within minutes of each other.

    Red Star out of the top ten after defeat at home to Sunderland RCA

    March 27, 2017 at 9:39 am

    Sunderland RCA produced a solid second-half display to beat Seaham Red Star 2-0 at the Ferguson Motor Repair Stadium on Saturday. James Cassidy opened the scoring for RCA in the 62nd minute before the lead was doubled 12 minutes later through Colin Larkin. Due to this result RCA are now level […]

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    Red Star defeated in final away game of the season at Shildon

    March 20, 2017 at 8:10 am

    Shildon won 2-0 against Seaham Red Star on Saturday, with future Middlesbrough player Lewis Wing involved in both goals. Amar Purewal opened the scoring for the hosts 27 minutes in, and the lead was doubled five minutes before half time through Wing. The result means Shildon stay third in the Northern […]

  • Seaham Red Star

    Red Star denied a win by late goal at Newton Aycliffe

    March 15, 2017 at 1:58 pm

    Seaham Red Star conceded in added time against Newton Aycliffe to be denied all three points in a 1-1 draw on Tuesday night. Craig Lynch scored the opener 55 minutes in but it was cancelled out by Aycliffe substitute Alan Harrison in the 93rd minute. After this result both clubs stay in […]

  • Seaham Red Star survived a late scare but held on to secure three points.

    Red Star back to winning ways after victory over Newcastle Benfield

    March 13, 2017 at 12:03 pm

    Seaham Red Star held on to a 2-1 win against Newcastle Benfield on Saturday after a dramatic last 15 minutes. David Palmer opened the scoring for Seaham seven minutes in, and the lead was doubled late into the second half by Robbie Bird. Matthew Cornish scored a consolation goal for Benfield […]

  • Craig Lynch was back in the goals again for Seaham Red Star.

    Seaham end losing streak with a draw at Penrith

    March 10, 2017 at 8:22 pm

    A late Craig Lynch penalty saw Seaham Red Star rescue a late 1-1 draw away to Penrith on Wednesday night. Martin Coleman gave the hosts a lead from the spot 24 minutes in, but Lynch got Seaham’s equaliser with another penalty in the 82nd minute. Penrith are now 15th in the Northern League […]