Articles by: David Drewett
 

  • Four free agents Sunderland could look to sign this summer

    Four free agents Sunderland could look to sign this summer

    May 31, 2017 at 12:52 pm

    Following Sunderland’s relegation, it promises to be a very busy summer transfer window at the Stadium of Light. With seven players reaching the end of their contracts, and the likes of Jordan Pickford and Lamine Kone expected to be sold, a squad rebuilding will be necessary. The Lads reportedly won’t […]

     
  • South Shields fans made up the majority of Ryhope's attendance on Saturday. Image: Twitter/@SouthShieldsFC

    Match Report: South Shields 2-0 Billingham Synthonia

    May 3, 2017 at 1:42 pm

    Midfielder Andrew Stevenson grabbed the lend five minutes before the break, firing a low shot on the rebound underneath Synners keeper Jack McLaren. The second was even simpler, as well-travelled striker Foley tapped in from close range two minutes into the second half to kill Billingham off. Shields set the tone […]

     
  • Sunderland and Teesside women's football teams in action at Southern Areas Playing Fields.

    Break comes at right time for Uni women’s football team

    December 22, 2016 at 8:01 am

    University of Sunderland women’s manager Phil Naisbett has welcomed the league’s winter break, saying it will do his side “the world of good”. The team goes into it off the back of a disappointing 7-1 defeat to Sheffield, but he’s backing his players to put that behind them before the […]