Football

  • Durham Women

    Durham Women through to FA Cup quarter finals for the first time in their history

    February 19, 2018 at 3:21 pm

    Durham Women reached the FA Cup Quarter Finals for the first time in their history after beating Leicester City 5-2 on home ground. After their 2-1 FA WSL 2 defeat to Doncaster Rovers Belles, Durham quickly forgot about that and already scored two goals inside the first 25 minutes of […]

     
  • New Seaham manager Lynch “ready for a challenge”

    New Seaham manager Lynch “ready for a challenge”

    February 19, 2018 at 2:58 pm

    Seaham Red Star’s new manager Craig Lynch has said he is “ready for a challenge” following his appointment as manager last week. Aged just 25, the former Sunderland player said it was a job he couldn’t turn down.  “It’s a bit strange at 25 being the manager, but it’s a […]

     
  • Easington Colliery cruise to comfortable win at Darlington RA

    Easington Colliery cruise to comfortable win at Darlington RA

    February 19, 2018 at 2:40 pm

    Easington Colliery collected a comfortable three points with a 4-1 win at Darlington RA on Saturday afternoon. Shaun Smith collected a brace, while there was also goals for James Talbot and Jack Pounder. Mark Sims had pulled one back for Darlington RA to make it 1-3, but Pounder’s 20th of the […]

     
  • Sunderland celebrate levelling the score at 3-3 in the 90th minute

    Preview: Sunderland aiming for positive result as Brentford come to town

    February 15, 2018 at 1:23 pm

    Sunderland will be hoping to use Saturday’s comeback against Bristol City as a springboard towards survival as they host Brentford on Saturday. After three goals in 25 minutes, Sunderland managed to claw back a point through two own goals, one following a Cattermole header rebounding in and the second saw […]

     
  • Teesside defeat ends Sunderland Futsal’s title hopes

    Teesside defeat ends Sunderland Futsal’s title hopes

    February 13, 2018 at 3:51 pm

    Defeat against Teesside at the weekend meant Sunderland Men’s Futsal 1st’s are unable to win the league after a very closely fought battle at the top of the league. Heading into the final fixtures of the round-robin tournaments next week Sunderland were hoping to still be in the mix for […]

     
  • Ten man Ryhope defeated by Guisborough

    Ten man Ryhope defeated by Guisborough

    February 13, 2018 at 1:12 pm

    Ryhope CW were defeated 3-0 at home to Teesside outfit Guisborough Town in a Northern League Division One game. Lee Bythway gave Guisborugh a 37th minute lead and the centre-back was on the scoresheet again in the 70th minute. Steve Roberts then put the game beyond doubt in the 76th minute. […]

     
  • “They gave everything, from start to finish” – Kendal

    “They gave everything, from start to finish” – Kendal

    February 13, 2018 at 12:12 pm

    Sunderland 3rd team coach Daniel Kendal was delighted with his side’s performance despite their narrow 2-1 defeat to York St John 6ths and feels ‘luck’ is just not on his side. “A couple of mistakes cost us” said Kendal. “I thought for 90 minutes, the lads were brilliant. They gave […]

     
  • Chris McCabe replaced by Craig Lynch as Seaham Red Star manager

    Chris McCabe replaced by Craig Lynch as Seaham Red Star manager

    February 13, 2018 at 11:53 am

    Seaham Red Star yesterday appointed Craig Lynch as the club’s new manager after Chris McCabe stepped down from his position. The midfielder, who is just 25, has two Premier League appearances under his belt for Sunderland and has made seven Football League appearances for Hartlepool United and Rochdale respectively. He’s […]

     
  • Sunderland fans celebrate the 3-3 draw at full time

    Sunderland rescue miraculous point away to Bristol City

    February 12, 2018 at 12:20 pm

    With Sunderland three goals down at half-time to promotion chasing Bristol City, fans would’ve been forgiven for thinking the second half was going to be a case of damage limitations. What followed could prove to be a defining moment as the Black Cats secured a vital point in their battle to beat […]

     
  • Seaham Red Star were up against Steve Harmison's Ashington.

    Seaham Red Star dominated by promotion contenders Consett

    February 12, 2018 at 11:15 am

        Seaham Red Star succumbed to a 4-0 defeat away to Consett on Saturday which saw the Steelmen move up to second in the Northern League table. Jordan Lavery opened the scoring for Consett in the eleventh minute and Michael Sweet ended the half by putting his side 2-0 […]