Articles by: Edward Painter
 

  • Poor run continues as North Shields beaten 2-0 by Dunston UTS

    Poor run continues as North Shields beaten 2-0 by Dunston UTS

    March 9, 2019 at 12:39 pm

    Two goals from Mark Fitzpatrick gave top of the table Dunston UTS a 2-0 win over North Shields; whose losing streak in the league now stretches to four. After an evenly contested first half, the league leaders opened the scoring shortly before half time when Fitzpatrick broke the offside trap […]

     
  • Robins second best as Seaham take all three points

    Robins second best as Seaham take all three points

    March 4, 2019 at 11:47 am

    North Shields were second best at the Ferguson Motor Repairs Stadium as a Michael Chilton double gave Seaham Red Star all three points in a 2-0 win. A blustery first half saw the hosts take a half time lead when Chilton powered his looping header into the back of the […]

     
  • Solo Day strike earns Robins Senior Cup Final place

    Solo Day strike earns Robins Senior Cup Final place

    February 28, 2019 at 4:57 pm

    A solo Gary Day strike was enough for North Shields to progress to the Northumberland Senior Cup final at the expense of Division Two side West Allotment Celtic. Day’s strike midway through the first half gave the Robins the lead heading into the break. The lead could have been extended […]

     
  • Late Brayson double inflicts 3-1 defeat on North Shields

    Late Brayson double inflicts 3-1 defeat on North Shields

    February 26, 2019 at 2:01 pm

    A brace from Paul Brayson inflicted the Robin’s second defeat in a row as the Lions overcame North Shields 3-1. The hosts went behind early in the first half when Dale Pearson’s calm finish beat the Robins keeper at his near post. However, a Callum Johnston strike midway through the […]

     
  • Poor second half sees North Shields fall 2-1 to Seaham Red Star

    Poor second half sees North Shields fall 2-1 to Seaham Red Star

    February 18, 2019 at 11:52 am

    A second half brace from Michael Chilton helped Seaham Red Star to a 2-1 victory over high-flying North Shields. Jack Cooper’s fine finish midway through the first half gave the Robins the lead heading into the break. However, Chilton’s two well-taken strikes saw the Star on the verge of their […]

     
  • Nash hails brilliant performance after Robins soundly beat Benfield

    Nash hails brilliant performance after Robins soundly beat Benfield

    February 12, 2019 at 10:29 am

    Marc Nash hailed his sides’ brilliant performance after North Shields comfortable dispatched Newcastle Benfield 4-2 at Sam Smith’s Park. Early goals from Gary Day and Ryan Carr gave the Robins a 2-1 lead into the break. Further goals in the second half from Cam Cunningham and a second from Carr […]

     
  • North Shields blow Newcastle Benfield away

    North Shields blow Newcastle Benfield away

    February 12, 2019 at 10:25 am

    The Robins put in a fantastic performance as four well-worked goals saw them to a comfortable 4-2 victory at Newcastle Benfield. After a dominant start, Shields were able to enter the break 2-1 up after fine strikes from Gary Day and Ryan Carr. The dominance continued as Cam Cunningham and […]

     
  • Elite Athletes Programme leaves Sir David Bell impressed

    Elite Athletes Programme leaves Sir David Bell impressed

    February 6, 2019 at 10:58 am

    Sir David Bell was left impressed after being introduced to the Universities Elite Athletes programme. After he was recently appointed as the new vice chancellor of the University of Sunderland, Sir David was given a glimpse at the programme by a number of students, some of whom have gone on […]

     
  • North Shields face National League test as the Heed come to town

    North Shields face National League test as the Heed come to town

    November 27, 2018 at 11:30 am

    The Robins will face a tough test on Wednesday night as National League side Gateshead visit the Daren Persson Stadium for another mid-season friendly. Managed by former Newcastle and Everton defender Steve Watson, the Heed have been performing above expectations this season and currently find themselves in 7th place in […]

     
  • Robins face high-flying Jarrow in mid-season friendly test

    Robins face high-flying Jarrow in mid-season friendly test

    November 19, 2018 at 5:18 pm

    High-flying Division Two side Jarrow FC travel to the Daren Persson Stadium on November 20 for the latest of North Shield’s mid-season friendlies. With both Team Northumbria and Blyth AFC resigning from Division One of the Northern League during the course of the season, the Robins management duo of Marc […]