Articles by: Dominic Walker
 

  • North Shields half-season review

    North Shields half-season review

    December 13, 2018 at 10:02 am

    As the year comes to a close, Christmas signals the halfway point for most English football leagues, the Ebac Northern League included. Here we take a look at the season so far for the Robins as they perch fifth in the league. The Robins’ season started off slow, with the […]

     
  • REPORT: Sunderland Thirds 3 – 4 Leeds City Firsts

    REPORT: Sunderland Thirds 3 – 4 Leeds City Firsts

    December 6, 2018 at 11:15 am

    Sunderland 3rds were unlucky to not take at least a point on a wet, disappointing afternoon in Silksworth. Scoring was opened in the first 15 minutes, as the Leeds City attack caught a dawdling Sunderland defence in possession and finished with their first chance of the game. Sunderland answered only […]

     
  • PREVIEW: North Shields vs Sunderland RCA

    PREVIEW: North Shields vs Sunderland RCA

    November 10, 2018 at 10:06 am

    North Shields face Sunderland RCA in a game that could potentially see the Robins leapfrog their opponents and land in third position in division one of the Ebac Northern League Manager Marc Nash commented on the game against RCA after his side’s 2-0 win against local rival Whitley Bay last […]

     
  • Match Report: North Shields 2 – 0 Whitley Bay

    Match Report: North Shields 2 – 0 Whitley Bay

    November 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    North Shields swept aside a toothless Whitley Bay at the Daren Persson stadium in a derby that never looked in doubt for the home side. Manager Marc Nash’s side were looking to avenge their mid-week 2-0 defeat in the League Cup to Shields’ opposition this evening, and his Robins side […]

     
  • Infographic: The Recent History of El Coastico

    Infographic: The Recent History of El Coastico

    November 3, 2018 at 10:00 am

    North Shields prepare for their next home game at the Daren Persson stadium on Saturday, here we take a brief look at the recent history of the fixture.  

     
  • North Shields Under 18s FA Youth cup run comes to an end after convincing Bury FC Under 18s win

    North Shields Under 18s FA Youth cup run comes to an end after convincing Bury FC Under 18s win

    November 2, 2018 at 12:00 pm

    North Shields crash out of the FA Youth Cup after a heavy 7-0 defeat at home to Bury FC Scoring was opened up early on for The Shakers as in the third minute Welsh wide man Joe Adams fizzed a ball across the box to force an own goal from […]

     
  • Sunderland's John O'Shea embraces Bali Mumba as is he substituted during the Sky Bet Championship match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

    Sunderland coast to comfortable 3-0 victory against champions Wolves

    May 8, 2018 at 12:31 pm

    Veteran defender John O’Shea was roared off at the Stadium of Light in the 87th minute as Sunderland closed out a classy 3-0 victory against the league winners Wolverhampton Wanderers. The Black Cats raced out of the blocks at the start of the game, with Ashley Fletcher, Joel Asoro and Paddy […]

     
  • Sunderland caretaker Robbie Stockdale (right)

    Preview: Robbie Stockdale hoping to take three points at home to Wolves with a young squad

    May 4, 2018 at 4:51 am

    Sunderland play league winners Wolves on Sunday 6th of May in a game Sunderland interim boss Robbie Stockdale hopes to give young players a chance to prove their worth  In a recent press conference with the club standi-in manager Robbie Stockdale said: “We want to do well in the final […]

     
  • Sunderland manager Chris Coleman (right) listens to assistant manager Kit Symons during the Sky Bet Championship match at Craven Cottage, London.

    Coleman sacked from his post at Sunderland AFC

    April 30, 2018 at 1:17 pm

    Sunderland AFC today released a statement regarding the future of manager Chris Coleman and his assistant Kit Symons. The statement by Sunderland AFC simply reads: “Sunderland AFC announces that manager Chris Coleman and his assistant Kit Symons have been released from their contracts.” “The club would like to place on […]

     
  • SAFC takeover in final stages as new owner seeks EFL approval

    SAFC takeover in final stages as new owner seeks EFL approval

    April 30, 2018 at 11:58 am

    Sunderland yesterday released a statement confirming that a takeover deal is underway, and is entering the final stages of completion as new owner-to-be Stewart Donald seeks EFL approval. The statement regarding ownership reads: “Ellis Short, owner of Sunderland AFC, has agreed to sell the club to an international consortium of […]