Articles by: Connor Lamb
 

  • Easington have now won two games on the bounce.

    Late strike condemns Easington Colliery to Heaton Stannington defeat

    February 6, 2018 at 11:10 am

    Easington Colliery lost out in a five goal thriller as Heaton Stannington grabbed a late winner at the Welfare Park on Saturday afternoon. In a topsy-turvey game, the Colliers led at the break but an 87th minute Jonathan Wright strike secured a 3-2 win to ensure Heaton Stannington took all […]

     
  • Easington Colliery topple league leaders Northallerton Town

    Easington Colliery topple league leaders Northallerton Town

    February 1, 2018 at 4:57 pm

    Easington Colliery climbed to 11th in Northern League Division Two with a superb 2-1 win over top-of-the-league Northallerton Town on Saturday afternoon. Aidan Goodey opened the scoring on his second debut with a superb 30-yard strike and Michael Cooke’s penalty doubled the Colliers’ lead. Colin Anderson pulled a goal back […]

     
  • Easington could leapfrog Whickham on Saturday.

    Depleted Easington Colliery exit League Cup at Seaham

    January 17, 2018 at 11:38 am

    A depleted Easington Colliery side were knocked out of the Northern League Cup with a 4-1 defeat at First Division Seaham Red Star on Tuesday night. The Colliers were missing several key players including the likes of Chris Pearson, Shaun Smith and Jack Pounder and a squad of only 13 […]

     
  • Michael Bulmer nets Easington's third to round off an impressive display.

    Easington Colliery fall to Jarrow defeat

    January 16, 2018 at 10:18 am

    Easington Colliery dropped to 13th in Northern League Division Two with a 4-1 defeat to Jarrow FC on Saturday afternoon. The game turned on a dubious second half penalty and Jarrow ran out comfortable winners in the end. An unfortunate own goal put the Colliers behind in only the third […]

     
  • Easington suffered last-minute heartbreak in their last outing.

    Easington Colliery climb table with Whickham win

    January 12, 2018 at 4:07 pm

    Easington Colliery came from behind to claim a league double over Whickham on Thursday night with a 3-2 win which moves them up to 11th in the table. Only eight days after the Colliers had knocked Whickham out of the Durham Challenge Cup, goals from Jack Pounder, Liam Adamson and Shane O’Brien […]

     
  • Michael Bulmer nets Easington's third to round off an impressive display.

    Easington Colliery succumb to Thornaby defeat despite Pounder brace

    January 8, 2018 at 12:27 pm

    Easington Colliery were beaten 4-2 at Thornaby on Saturday afternoon despite a brace from Jack Pounder. Pounder had fired the Colliers into a surprise lead but two fortuitous goals from Stephen Morrison and Connor Smith put the hosts ahead. Matthew Robinson extended Thornaby’s lead just before half-time but the Colliers improved […]

     
  • Easington could leapfrog Whickham on Saturday.

    Easington Colliery book Durham Challenge Cup quarter-final spot with shoot-out win

    January 8, 2018 at 11:08 am

    Easington Colliery booked a spot in the quarter-finals of the Durham Challenge Cup with a win on penalties at Whickham on Wednesday night. In very difficult conditions, a poor game finished 0-0 but the Colliers won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out to book a spot in the last eight of […]

     
  • Easington Colliery AFC: Mid-season review

    Easington Colliery AFC: Mid-season review

    December 14, 2017 at 11:05 am

    Following a change of manager and a full squad overhaul, it has been a busy opening half of the season for Easington Colliery AFC. An unrecognisable squad turned out for the first pre-season friendly against Silksworth CW and the loyal support were worried about what the season would hold. Starting the […]

     
  • Sunderland Ladies top Continental Cup group with impressive victory over Liverpool Ladies

    Sunderland Ladies top Continental Cup group with impressive victory over Liverpool Ladies

    December 8, 2017 at 9:51 pm

    Sunderland Ladies ensured they would finish top of Group One North of the Continental Cup with an impressive 1-0 win over Liverpool Ladies on Tuesday night. Bridget Galloway’s 13th minute header proved the difference between the sides on a chilly December evening at Mariners Park. Liverpool’s side included England internationals […]

     
  • Barry Geraghty on board Buveur D'air wins the Betway Aintree Hurdle during day one of the Randox Health Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse.

    Buveur D’Air strolls to Fighting Fifth Hurdle success at Newcastle

    December 4, 2017 at 9:56 am

    Buveur D’Air made a stylish seasonal debut by winning the Grade One Unibet Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle Racecourse on Saturday afternoon. The six-year-old, ridden by Barry Geraghty, cruised through his four rivals three hurdles out to win with plenty to spare. Going off at odds of 1/6, last season’s Champion […]