Northern League

  • Seaham Red Star were up against Steve Harmison's Ashington.

    Seaham Red Star joint-manager Chris McCabe looking for “positive reaction” in Easington clash

    January 16, 2018 at 12:53 pm

    Seaham Red Star joint-manager Chris McCabe says he is looking for a “positive reaction” in Tuesday’s League Cup 3rd round clash at home to Division 2 side Easington Colliery. McCabe’s side beat Division 2 side Darlington Railway Athletic 4-0 in the previous round back in November, and they’ve only played […]

     
  • Manager Gary Pearson (left).

    “We need to start building the club off the pitch” Ryhope manager Gary Pearson’s North Shields reaction

    January 16, 2018 at 10:21 am

    More than the 6-2 defeat was on the agenda in Gary Pearson’s post match interview, with the Ryhope manager hinting at off field investment and a possible flurry of signings. Speaking following the poor result on Saturday, the manager said: “The club’s growing, it’s going in the right direction. I […]

     
  • Michael Bulmer nets Easington's third to round off an impressive display.

    Easington Colliery fall to Jarrow defeat

    January 16, 2018 at 10:18 am

    Easington Colliery dropped to 13th in Northern League Division Two with a 4-1 defeat to Jarrow FC on Saturday afternoon. The game turned on a dubious second half penalty and Jarrow ran out comfortable winners in the end. An unfortunate own goal put the Colliers behind in only the third […]

     
  • Ryhope CW suffer North Shields thrashing

    Ryhope CW suffer North Shields thrashing

    January 15, 2018 at 12:05 pm

    A debut brace from Michael Rae wasn’t enough for Ryhope CW as they crashed to a 6-2 defeat against North Shields. Rae had put Ryhope ahead inside the first minute, but Shields responded quickly and were shortly level with a Dean Holmes strike beating the keeper. Both sides then had […]

     
  • Ryhope CW thrashed at home by North Shields

    Ryhope CW thrashed at home by North Shields

    January 14, 2018 at 9:20 pm

    Ryhope CW lost 6-2 at home to North Shields in their first Northern League Division One encounter for three weeks following a period of postponements. Colliery Welfare took the lead in the 5th minute through debutant Micky Rae, but North Shields responded five minutes later through Dean Holmes before taking […]

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

    Easington Colliery climb table with Whickham win

    January 12, 2018 at 4:07 pm

    Easington Colliery came from behind to claim a league double over Whickham on Thursday night with a 3-2 win which moves them up to 11th in the table. Only eight days after the Colliers had knocked Whickham out of the Durham Challenge Cup, goals from Jack Pounder, Liam Adamson and Shane O’Brien […]

     
  • The best sporting action during the Christmas period

    The best sporting action during the Christmas period

    December 22, 2017 at 12:05 pm

    With the festive period beginning, here at SportsByte we take a look at the best sport on this Christmas and where the action is taking place. Sunderland AFC Fresh from their first home win since December 2016 the Black Cats will be full of confidence going into the hectic Christmas […]

     
  • Ryhope CW fall to defeat in Stockton

    Ryhope CW fall to defeat in Stockton

    December 18, 2017 at 3:59 pm

    Ryhope CW fell to a 3-1 defeat away to Stockton Town in a mid-table Northern League Division One battle. Jamie Owens gave Stockton the lead in the 10th minute before Kevin Hayes added a second in the 67th. Matty Weirs gave Ryhope a fighting chance in the 74th minute but […]

     
  • Ryhope CW: the season so far

    Ryhope CW: the season so far

    December 18, 2017 at 2:42 pm

    ‘Inconsistent’ has been the word repeated by Ryhope manager Gary Pearson this season in his programme notes and post-match interviews. Colliery Welfare sit 12th in the Northern League Division One table on 28 points after 20 games, winning nine and losing 10. It has been an improvement on last season […]

     
  • Four players set to return for Seaham in Newton Aycliffe clash tomorrow

    Four players set to return for Seaham in Newton Aycliffe clash tomorrow

    December 15, 2017 at 2:34 pm

    Nicholas Kane, Lee Hetherington, Tommy Scott and top-scorer Liam McBryde are all set to return from injury for Seaham Red Star in their clash away at Newton Aycliffe tomorrow. The game will be Seaham’s first in three weeks as matches against Shildon and Newcastle Benfield were called off due to […]