Articles by: Kieran Archer
 

  • Sunderland RCA 0-1 West Auckland Town: Dodds breaks RCA hearts in Vase

    Sunderland RCA 0-1 West Auckland Town: Dodds breaks RCA hearts in Vase

    January 7, 2019 at 11:26 am

    Lewis Dodds’ goal in the last minute of extra-time sent West Auckland into the FA Vase 5th round at the expense of Sunderland RCA. The game headed into extra-time goalless with both sides playing cautiously and struggling to create genuine opportunities. Alex Francis should have given West Auckland a 13th […]

     
  • Match Report: Ryhope CW 2-4 Dunston UTS

    Match Report: Ryhope CW 2-4 Dunston UTS

    November 26, 2018 at 1:05 pm

    Ryhope CW were beaten 4-2 at home to title-challengers Dunston in a close fought Northern League encounter. Mark Fitzpatrick gave Dunston the lead from the spot on the stroke of half-time. Jordan Nellis and a second from Fitzpatrick gave the away side a big lead. However, Ryhope hit back with […]

     
  • The Ryhope team celebrate after Nicholson's winner

    West Auckland 2-1 Ryhope CW: Colliery Welfare out of the Durham Challenge Cup

    October 24, 2018 at 2:00 pm

      Ryhope CW crashed out of the Durham Challenge Cup at the first-round stage, losing 2-1 away to West Auckland. Alex Francis broke the deadlock for West Auckland early in the second half and Dan Parker added another for the home side to give Colliery Welfare a mountain to climb. […]

     
  • Ryhope CW 3-1 Guisborough Town: Colliery Welfare get back to winning ways with comfortable home victory

    Ryhope CW 3-1 Guisborough Town: Colliery Welfare get back to winning ways with comfortable home victory

    October 10, 2018 at 9:39 am

    Ryhope CW came from a goal down to see off Guisborough Town 3-1 at home in their Northern League Division One match. It was a much-needed win for Ryhope, coming off the back of two defeats from two performances in which they felt they could have got something from the […]

     
  • Ryhope CW unlucky in defeat at high-flyers Consett

    Ryhope CW unlucky in defeat at high-flyers Consett

    October 3, 2018 at 3:06 pm

    Ryhope slipped to a second consecutive defeat, losing 4-2 away to Consett in a well-contested Northern League encounter. Consett took a two-goal lead thanks to David Dowson and Michael Sweet. Colliery Welfare responded through Gary Shaw and Corey Nicholson. However, a deflected Jordan Lavery strike turned the game back in […]

     
  • France's Raphael Varane, second right, scores his side's first goal during the quarterfinal match between Uruguay and France at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, Friday, July 6, 2018. (AP Photo/David Vincent)

    Quarter-Final match report: Uruguay 0-2 France

    July 16, 2018 at 1:21 pm

    France defeated Uruguay 2-0 in Nizhny Novgorod in their World Cup Quarter-Final. Goals from Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann ensured Les Bleus progression to the Semi-Final. The team news confirmed Uruguay’s fears, Edinson Cavani was named on the bench having not fully recovered from an injury sustained in their Round […]

     
  • Sweden's Andreas Granqvist, left, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and Sweden, at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Yekaterinburg Arena in Yekaterinburg , Russia, Wednesday, June 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

    Group F Round Up: Sweden and Mexico go through while Germany crash out

    June 28, 2018 at 12:01 pm

    Germany go home at the group stage at the 2018 World Cup with only one win and three points. Sweden go through as group winners with Mexico, both with two wins and a loss. Mexico 0-3 Sweden Mexico looked so comfortable in Group F with six points from two games. […]

     
  • South Korea's Son Heung-min scores his side's second goal during the group F match between South Korea and Germany, at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia, Wednesday, June 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

    Group F Report: South Korea 2-0 Germany

    June 28, 2018 at 11:09 am

    Germany are out of the World Cup following a shock 2-0 defeat to South Korea in Kazan. The defending champions got a late winner against Sweden to keep their World Cup hopes alive following lackluster performances in their opening games. However, Kim Young-gwon scored in the 92nd minute to punish […]

     
  • Germany's Toni Kroos celebrates after he scored his side's second goal during the group F match between Germany and Sweden at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Fisht Stadium in Sochi, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

    Group F Report: Germany 2-1 Sweden

    June 26, 2018 at 11:08 am

    Germany kept their World Cup alive in dramatic fashion, beating Sweden in the last minute of added time. Toni Kroos’ 95th minute free-kick gave Germany a 2-1 lead and left Group F finely poised with both Sweden and Germany on three points while Mexico lead the way with six. Ola […]

     
  • Mexico's Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the group F match between Mexico and South Korea at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Saturday, June 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Group F report: South Korea 1-2 Mexico

    June 26, 2018 at 10:53 am

    Mexico put themselves back into the driving seat in Group F, earning their second win with a 2-1 victory over South Korea. Carlos Vela gave Mexico the lead in the first half and Hernandez doubled it after the break. Son added a late consolation for South Korea, giving Mexico a […]