Wearside League

  • South Shields, Darlington 1883 and Seaham all have reserve sides in the league.

    Wearside League’s reserve teams ‘unfair’ says West End player

    December 10, 2016 at 9:24 am

    Should first-team players be allowed to play in the Wearside League for the reserve teams? The Wearside League is home to many teams in and around the North East – Sunderland West End, Jarrow FC and Hartlepool FC to name a few. However, in recent seasons teams from higher divisions have implemented […]

  • Silksworth hope to end year on a high with cup semi-final

    Silksworth hope to end year on a high with cup semi-final

    December 9, 2016 at 3:50 pm

    Silksworth take on Prudhoe in the quarter-final of the Monkwearmouth Charity Cup on Saturday. Colliery Welfare are looking for a win in their last game of 2016 as they look to progress through to the semi-finals in the cup.  First choice goalkeeper Joe Clayton is unavailable for selection, as is back […]

  • West End beat Annfield Plain to get back to winning ways.

    Sunderland West End manager “over the moon” to end winless run

    November 29, 2016 at 10:40 am

    Sunderland West End joint manager Barry Cook was delighted his side rediscovered their shooting boots to end their winless run with victory over Annfield Plain at the weekend. West End ran out 3-1 victors at the Ford Quarry Complex on Saturday to end a sequence of five games without a win. […]

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    Thompson brace gives Sunderland West End win over Annfield

    November 28, 2016 at 11:30 am

    A Martin Thompson brace helped Sunderland West End to a first win in six matches as they beat Annfield Plain 3-1 in their Wearside League clash at the Ford Quarry Complex on Saturday. Thompson opened the scoring from close range shortly before half-time, and Alan Golightly added a second just […]

  • Philie Hall competes for a header during his Ryhope days.

    Ex-Ryhope CW captain enjoying life in Qatar

    November 18, 2016 at 12:57 pm

    Former Ryhope CW defender Philie Hall believes that he is adjusting well to life in Qatar following his career move there this summer. Hall, who spent eight years at RCW, decided to make the move to the Far East to pursue his career in teaching, but has continued playing football for Park […]

  • West End squander three goal lead in Trophy defeat to Hartlepool

    West End squander three goal lead in Trophy defeat to Hartlepool

    November 8, 2016 at 8:05 pm

    Sunderland West End fell to a shoot-out defeat to Hartlepool FC at the Ford Quarry Complex after surrendering a 3-0 lead in the first round of the Durham Trophy on Saturday. The Wearsiders raced into an early lead with goals from Michael Wharton, Mark Catcheside and Alan Golightly, despite having […]

  • Silksworth fell short against fellow Sunderland side Ashbrooke.

    Ashbrooke beat rivals Silksworth in thrilling fashion

    November 6, 2016 at 12:06 pm

    Ashbrooke Belford House manager Asa Dobbing hailed his side’s character as they came from behind to beat city rivals Silksworth 4-3 in a whirlwind finale on Saturday. Speaking after the game, Dobbing said: “I’m really pleased with the performance, I thought we were the better side and deserved the win. […]

  • West End held to goalless draw by Windscale

    West End held to goalless draw by Windscale

    October 31, 2016 at 10:51 am

    Sunderland West End were held to a goalless draw by Windscale at the Ford Quarry Complex in the Wearside League on Saturday. Both sides came close to scoring, with efforts cleared off the line and going just the wrong side of the post, but neither could break the deadlock.  West […]

  • Easington had to see off the final minutes with ten men.

    Easington crash out of cup with Hebburn defeat

    October 20, 2016 at 11:24 am

    Hebburn Town progressed through to the second round of the Ernest Armstrong Memorial Cup with a 2-0 victory over Easington Colliery on Wednesday night. Easington manager Paul Frame made eight changes from Saturday’s win at Esh Winning with Shaun Smith, Dan Martin and Shane O’Brien being the only players to […]

  • Sunderland West End 2-6 Ashbrooke Belford House FC

    Sunderland West End 2-6 Ashbrooke Belford House FC

    May 6, 2016 at 12:02 pm

    Ashbrooke Belford House rounded off their season with an away win to Sunderland West End. An eight goal thriller Ashbrooke saw goals from James Fairley, Dominic Laws, Mark Green and substitute Kevin Humble. Sunderland West End could only find two goals from Mark Catcheside however. Ashbrooke went into the game […]