University football

  • Sunderland men's seconds have had a difficult campaign so far.

    Defeats for Sunderland footballers at Clash of the Minsters

    October 10, 2014 at 9:00 am

    University of Sunderland coach Matty Lyons has expressed his disappointment after defeats for the Men’s 2nds, 3rds and 4ths against York St John on Wednesday. It meant that all four men’s football teams lost during the Clash of the Minsters event, which saw the home side take a 38-10 victory […]

     
  • Sunderland's women's football team in action last season.

    Rain positive ahead of York St John’s clash

    October 7, 2014 at 4:43 pm

    The University of Sunderland’s women’s team president Alix Rain has stated that she is ‘looking for a repeat performance of last year’ as the team head into Wednesday’s Clash of the Miniters match against York St John’s. She told SportsByte: “We know what York St John’s are all about after […]

     
  • Sunderland 3rds coach Matty Lyons hopes to pick a competitive squad for 2012/2013

    Matty Lyons hopeful of Minster success

    October 7, 2014 at 11:15 am

    University of Sunderland Football Coach, Matty Lyons, is confident that his new set of players can have a successful day at this year’s Clash Of The Minsters. The squads will travel down to York St John University on Wednesday and after a positive turn-out at last week’s trials, Lyons believes […]

     
  • Matty Bray in action last season.

    McConnell buoyed for Varsity after big Freshers turn out

    October 6, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    With the Sunderland v York St John Clash of the Minsters varsity day on the horizon, the men’s football society were looking for a big turn out at the Freshers Fayre to bolster their ranks. Over 250 lads signed up for for the men’s team trials. Sessions took place at […]

     
  • The 2014 TeesWear Varsity Review Show

    The 2014 TeesWear Varsity Review Show

    May 20, 2014 at 5:00 pm

    SportsByte looks back on a memorable TeesWear Varsity 2014, which saw Sunderland win comfortably to lift the famous trophy with victory of Teesside. Presenters Matthew Nixon and Tom Leak look back on what was an action packed day, back in late April. The show itself is packed full of interviews, some […]

     
  • Sunderland men’s 3rds throw away 3-1 lead to lose

    Sunderland men’s 3rds throw away 3-1 lead to lose

    April 30, 2014 at 6:46 pm

    Sunderland University men’s 3rd football team threw away a 3-1 lead to lose 4-3 to their Teesside rivals at Downhill. The game started well for Sunderland as they raced into a two goal lead with just 25 minutes on the clock. Haider Jallel and an own goal from Teesside gave […]

     
  • Sunderland claim 6-0 Varsity win after game abandoned for unprofessional behaviour

    Sunderland claim 6-0 Varsity win after game abandoned for unprofessional behaviour

    April 30, 2014 at 6:37 pm

    University of Sunderland men’s football 1sts cruised to a 6-0 win over Teesside – despite the referee ending the match 25 minutes early. After conceding six goals without reply, the visitors were deemed to have acted unprofessionally by the referee, who subsequently abandoned the match – a decision labelled as […]