Football

  • Hartlepool United players in a huddle

    Player Profiles: Who are the new Hartlepool United signings?

    January 21, 2019 at 10:03 am

    Pools have announced three new signings to join the squad: Michael Raynes, Nicke Kabamba and Luke Molyneux. But who are the new faces? And where did they come from? Raynes joins from Crewe Alexandria on loan for the rest of the season, a much-needed signing to strengthen the backline, especially […]

     
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    South Shields 1-0 Farsley Celtic

    January 21, 2019 at 10:00 am

    One of the most highly anticipated games of the weekend finished with late drama as South Shields scored an injury-time winner to go top of the Evo Stik Premier. As was expected pre-match, there was very little to call between the two sides with then occupying the first and second […]

     
  • Moors drawn at home to AFC Telford in FA Trophy Third Round

    Moors drawn at home to AFC Telford in FA Trophy Third Round

    January 16, 2019 at 10:34 am

    Jason Ainsley’s Spennymoor Town will host AFC Telford United in the Third Round of the Buildbase FA Trophy on Saturday, February 2 2019.  The Moors eased to a 3-0 victory over sixth-placed National League side Sutton United after two spectacular-strikes from top scorer Glen Taylor and an 81st minute goal […]

     
  • Hartlepool United players in a huddle

    5 National League players Hartlepool United could sign to help bolster their squad

    January 15, 2019 at 9:53 am

    Hartlepool are currently sitting in 14th place in the National League, nowhere near where they should be. Pools boss Richard Money has already made additions to his squad with Harvey Rodgers and Danny Amos coming in to help improve the defence. However, there are other areas of the pitch that […]

     
  • McCamley offered Huddersfield Town trial

    McCamley offered Huddersfield Town trial

    January 11, 2019 at 1:52 pm

    South Shields Academy winger Will McCamley looks set to join Premier League side Huddersfield Town on trial. The trial will provide the youngster an opportunity to showcase his talents before the club decides whether to select him as part of their academy. The Shields winger was instrumental in the Mariners’ […]

     
  • Gateshead FC 0-1 Maidenhead United: Match Report

    Gateshead FC 0-1 Maidenhead United: Match Report

    January 10, 2019 at 9:23 am

    Gateshead lost their first home match in seven as Remy Clerima’s early strike helped Maidenhead in their relegation battle. The Magpies took the lead just before the half hour mark as Remy Clerima got on the end of James Conley’s floated ball who volleyed past Aynsley Pears. Gateshead nearly drew […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Leeds United's Jonathan Woodgate (l) battles with Sunderland's George McCartney (r)

    Dec 24 – Sunderland AFC Advent Calendar

    December 24, 2018 at 9:41 am

    It’s Christmas Eve! It’s the most exciting time of the year as everything special that comes with the big day is only fingertips away. Unfortunately though this does mean that this is the last edition of the Sunderland advent calendar *insert sad crowd noise* but we’re going out swinging as […]

     
  • Liverpool's Lazar Markovic (below) and Sunderland's Emanuele Giaccherini (above) battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

    Dec 23 – Sunderland AFC Advent Calendar

    December 23, 2018 at 9:00 am

    We’re getting so close to Christmas Day and all the preparations are being done. Santa’s nipped down to the petrol station to fill up the sleigh: “£50?!? Ha’way man you’re having a laugh,” he says. The elves are putting the last little touches on the gifts and you know what […]

     
  • Simon Mignolet, Sunderland goalkeeper

    Dec 22 – Sunderland AFC Advent Calendar

    December 22, 2018 at 9:00 am

    Last Christmas, I gave you my heart, but the very next day, you gave it away. This year to save me from tears I’ll give it to Simon Mignolet. I am far too proud of that even though it isn’t any good in the slightest but nevertheless, we’re back with […]