Articles by: Jordan Cronin
 

  • Northern League Round-Up: Dunston UTS inflict shock defeat on Shildon

    Northern League Round-Up: Dunston UTS inflict shock defeat on Shildon

    December 12, 2017 at 7:01 pm

    Dunston UTS inflicted the biggest shock of the weekend by winning 4-1 at Shildon in Northern League Division One. Josh Hawkes put UTS ahead but player-manager Dan Moore responded for the Railwaymen just before the break. Mark Fitzpatrick reinstated the surprise result for Dunston from the penalty spot before Dale […]

     
  • Sunderland Scholars have exceeded expectations in their debut season.

    Sunderland U18s Mark Atkinson wants Black Cats to finish year on a high

    December 8, 2017 at 10:20 pm

    Sunderland U18s manager Mark Atkinson wants his Black Cats youngster to finish the year on a high by progressing into the fourth round of the FA Youth Cup. The Wearsiders play at Vicarage Road on Sunday – facing a Watford side who are unbeaten since October. While the Hornets go […]

     
  • Wearside League Round Up

    Wearside League Round Up

    November 18, 2017 at 8:48 pm

    Wolviston held league leaders Cleator Moor Celtic to a 1-1 draw. Tom Mahrone opener for  Celtic lasted less than a minute as Mark Lilley step up Phil Otele for an instant reply. Sunderland West End and Redcar Athletic shared the spoils in a six-goal thriller. Mark Robinson struck a dramatic […]

     
  • Sunderland U18s come from behind to beat Middlesbrough in Tees Wear Premier League Cup clash

    Sunderland U18s come from behind to beat Middlesbrough in Tees Wear Premier League Cup clash

    November 6, 2017 at 11:54 am

    Sunderland U18s left it late to come from behind and defeat North East rivals Middlesbrough in the Premier League Cup. Jack Hackett levelled the score nine minutes from time before Benji Kimpioka’s last gap  penalty saw the young Black Cats make it two wins from two in Group D. Sunderland […]

     
  • Wearside League Round Up: Windscale win for only second time this season

    Wearside League Round Up: Windscale win for only second time this season

    November 6, 2017 at 8:44 am

    Windscale won for only the second time this season after beating Annfield Plain 2-1. Richmond Town capitalised on Annfield’s defeat by leapfrogging them into seventh with a 2-1 win over Darlington Reserves. Simon Pinkey scored on his first league appearance for  Town before Christopher Pattison’s strike proved to be the […]

     
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    Sunderland U18s close to earning point at league leaders Manchester United

    October 29, 2017 at 5:37 pm

    Sunderland U18s went close to earning a point at Premier League Under 18 leaders Manchester United. Mark Atkinson’s youngsters took a surprise lead just before the half-hour mark as Benjamin Mbunga-Kimpioka netted from inside the area. The Black Cats resisted any United pressure up until the 64th minute before Aidan […]

     
  • Wearside League Round-Up: South Shields narrowly beaten by league leaders Hebburn Town

    Wearside League Round-Up: South Shields narrowly beaten by league leaders Hebburn Town

    October 29, 2017 at 5:36 pm

    Hebburn Town remained top of the TWR Bi Folds Wearside League after they edged out South Shields in a seven-goal thriller. Goals from David Graham, Logan and Ali Aleagha weren’t enough for the Mariners, who stay 13th. Cleator Moor Celtic stayed two points behind Hebburn with a 3-2 away win […]

     
  • The Wearside League

    Wearside League Round-Up: Sunderland West End hammer Coxhoe Athletic

    October 24, 2017 at 5:55 pm

    Sunderland West End thrashed Coxhoe Athletic 8-1 in the TWR Bi Folds Wearside Football League on Saturday. Top-scorer Anthony Ross added another two goals to his impressive 15-goal tally. Mark Robinson also remained among the goals with a brace as Brian Norton, Brad Wilson, David Keithley and Mark Catheside all […]

     
  • South Shields have won a record 30 games in a row.

    Fenton says South Shields are not far away from National League opposition

    October 16, 2017 at 1:55 pm

    South Shields joint-manager Graham Fenton says the club’s FA Cup campaign proves they are not “a million miles away” from National League opposition. Despite the defeat, The Mariners’ deserved huge credit for requiring a side ranked three divisions higher to come from behind against them. Shields had led at the […]

     
  • Wearside League Round-Up: Sunderland West End win on penalties in Shipowners Cup

    Wearside League Round-Up: Sunderland West End win on penalties in Shipowners Cup

    October 16, 2017 at 1:50 pm

    Sunderland West End required penalties to progress to Round Three of the TWR Shipowners Charity Cup against Redcar Athletic. Redcar opened the scoring early in the first-half through Jack Simpson, but goals from Lee Smith and Mark Robinson turned the tie in West End’s favour before half-time Simpson shortly levelled […]