Football

  • University’s Women’s Football team set sights on promotion

    University’s Women’s Football team set sights on promotion

    October 6, 2011 at 1:16 pm

    The University of Sunderland Women’s Football Club are hoping to put the disappointment of last season behind them as they set their sights on promotion. 

     
  • FA Cup Dream still alive for Northern League trio

    FA Cup Dream still alive for Northern League trio

    October 6, 2011 at 12:30 pm

    It’s a long road to Wembley but a trio of Northern league sides continue to progress in the FA Cup.

     
  • University First team at home in Northern Conference Cup

    University First team at home in Northern Conference Cup

    October 6, 2011 at 12:06 pm

    Sunderland University will face a team from Leeds in the last 64 of the Northern Conference Cup. After receiving a first round bye, Sunderland will host either Leeds Trinity 3rd or Leeds Met Carnegie 5th at the Academy of Light on Wednesday 16 November. New manager Scott Cameron has yet […]

     
  • Sunderland boss vows to prove his critics wrong on Wearside

    Sunderland boss vows to prove his critics wrong on Wearside

    October 6, 2011 at 8:40 am

    Steve Bruce has vowed to fight on and prove his critics wrong on Wearside as his Sunderland side came from two behind to draw 2-2 with West Brom at the Stadium of Light The Black Cats got off to a terrible start as they conceded two goals in the opening […]

     
  • Football Trials well underway ahead of BUCS season

    Football Trials well underway ahead of BUCS season

    October 5, 2011 at 11:50 am

    Vice President of the University Mens Football Mark Ormondroyd has said the committee is pleased with the number of players that have attended trials ahead of the BUCS season.

     
  • Bennett hopeful ahead of University football season

    Bennett hopeful ahead of University football season

    October 5, 2011 at 10:41 am

    Head of Football Coaching Gary Bennett is hopeful the Mens Football sides can go on to have a good season after a positive start to trials. The first trial sessions got underway last week and Bennett said there has been a good response from the players ahead of the opening […]

     
  • University football teams ready for a successful season

    University football teams ready for a successful season

    October 4, 2011 at 10:23 am

    The Sunderland University football committee are full of optimism ahead of the upcoming campaign. Club President and first team centre back Nicky Smith hopes the teams can build on what was, overall, a great success last term.

     
  • Turns confident of Red Star turnaround

    Turns confident of Red Star turnaround

    October 4, 2011 at 10:12 am

    Despite a poor start to the season, Seaham Red Star Assistant manager Kevin Turns believes his side’s fortunes are beginning to turn. The Star signed 17 players in the summer but lie second-bottom in the Northern League Division Two with just seven points from 11 games. Turns stepped down from […]

     
  • University team to play Wearside Combination League

    University team to play Wearside Combination League

    October 3, 2011 at 3:52 pm

    The University of Sunderland have entered a Mens football team to compete in the Wearside Combination League. The team will be managed by University coach Scott Cameron and will play their games on a Saturday afternoon around the city of Sunderland area. The team will be made up of players […]

     
  • Seaham Earn Point in Six-Goal Thriller

    Seaham Earn Point in Six-Goal Thriller

    September 22, 2011 at 9:00 am

    Seaham Red Star and West Allotment Celtic share six goals in a topsy-turvy Northern League encounter.