Washington FC

  • 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 […]

     
  • Impressive Consett dominate Washington

    Impressive Consett dominate Washington

    November 26, 2017 at 6:27 pm

    Former Sunderland player Pascal Chimbonda scored an own goal as Consett AFC came from behind to beat Washington 4-1 in the Northern League Division one on Saturday. Jack Hanson put Washington into the lead but three second half goals, after David Dowson’s equaliser, meant the visitors ran out comfortable winners […]

     
  • Washington host high flying Consett this weekend

    Washington host high flying Consett this weekend

    November 24, 2017 at 6:03 pm

    Washington FC host Consett AFC, in the EBAC Northern League Division One, this weekend hoping to extend their run of two successive wins. The Mechanics backed up a hard fought 2-1 win at Ryhope CW last week with a impressive 3-1 victory midweek against Team Northumbria. Manager James Clark was […]

     
  • PODCAST: SportsBooth Episode 1 – Wat-more can Sunderland do?

    PODCAST: SportsBooth Episode 1 – Wat-more can Sunderland do?

    October 26, 2017 at 6:02 pm

    This week on the SportsBooth podcast: “Wat-more can Sunderland do to win?” – the panel discuss Sunderland AFC’s chances against Bristol City along with all the latest non-league action. From South Shields FC to Sunderland RCA & Chester-le-Street, we’ve got you covered.

     
  • Round-up: Two relegations, one promotion from the Northern League Division One

    Round-up: Two relegations, one promotion from the Northern League Division One

    April 12, 2017 at 10:55 am

    With the Northern League Division One about to reach its climax, one set of fans were in jubilation while two others were left in despair. Saturday’s fixtures saw newly promoted South Shields travel to North Shields in the local derby, where North Shields knew that if they lost, their title hopes […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Who are the Northern League’s top scorers so far this season?

    Who are the Northern League’s top scorers so far this season?

    January 6, 2017 at 9:37 am

    The Northern League is filled with goal scorers and here are the best three so far this season. Top Scorer- Paul Brayson (Newcastle Benfield) 26 Brayson, aged 39, is a joint player manager alongside Mark Covery at Newcastle Benfield. The ex-Newcastle striker is very experienced in lower and non-league football playing […]

     
  • Latimer hoping for a “solid” performance for Washington against league favourites

    Latimer hoping for a “solid” performance for Washington against league favourites

    December 16, 2016 at 11:13 am

    Washington head into the weekend’s game with South Shields after hitting something of a purple patch. Two wins on the bounce has restored hope in the mechanics dressing room and manager Ritchie Latimer is hoping they can continue their run against a “strong Shields side.”  “It’s important we don’t just […]

     
  • Northern League round-up: North Shields on top

    Northern League round-up: North Shields on top

    December 16, 2016 at 9:52 am

    North Shields will be the happiest team in the Northern League heading towards Christmas – they sit top and eight points clear of rivals South Shields in second. The Robins have enjoyed a fantastic first half of the season seeing them start the season 17 games unbeaten and a 1-0 […]

     
  • Latimer off to the best possible start back at the Mechanics

    Latimer off to the best possible start back at the Mechanics

    December 15, 2016 at 1:15 pm

    Washington recorded their first win in seven games against Chester-Le-Street before defeating West Allotment to ensure returning manager Ritchie Latimer got off to the best possible start. “It feels great to be back it’s been a while since managing but I’ve been doing a bit of scouting for Fleetwood since […]