Northern League

  • Newcastle Benfield 3-2 Ryhope CW: Ryhope CW suffer defeat in controversial fashion

    Newcastle Benfield 3-2 Ryhope CW: Ryhope CW suffer defeat in controversial fashion

    November 12, 2018 at 12:30 pm

    Newcastle Benfield came from a goal down to beat Ryhope CW 3-2 in their Northern League Division One match. Ryhope went a goal up through James Ellis in the first half, but Benfield responded before half-time. Two second half Dennis Knight penalties gave Benfield a comfortable lead, before Gary Shaw’s […]

     
  • PREVIEW: North Shields vs Sunderland RCA

    PREVIEW: North Shields vs Sunderland RCA

    November 10, 2018 at 10:06 am

    North Shields face Sunderland RCA in a game that could potentially see the Robins leapfrog their opponents and land in third position in division one of the Ebac Northern League Manager Marc Nash commented on the game against RCA after his side’s 2-0 win against local rival Whitley Bay last […]

     
  • Newcastle Benfield 2-0 1874 Northwich

    Newcastle Benfield 2-0 1874 Northwich

    November 7, 2018 at 2:30 pm

    Veteran Paul Brayson was the star of the show as Newcastle Benfield knocked out 1874 Northwich, who reached the semi-finals of the competition last season. A tight, scrappy first half in which the teams made 11 fouls between them meant they went into half time without a goal either way. […]

     
  • Whitby Town 0-1 South Shields – Match Report

    Whitby Town 0-1 South Shields – Match Report

    November 6, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    South Shields made it three wins on the bounce with a late Craig Baxter winner away at Whitby Town on Saturday afternoon. Shields had the majority of the chances leading up to the goal including David Foley’s striking the bar and Lee Mason going close. It would be Baxter in […]

     
  • Easington Colliery beaten despite spirited second half

    Easington Colliery beaten despite spirited second half

    November 6, 2018 at 11:30 am

    Easington Colliery fell to a 4-2 defeat at home to Billingham Town on Saturday afternoon despite a spirited second half comeback. The Colliers went into half-time 4-0 down, but fought back in the second half and halved the deficit through goals from Connor Short and Liam Cooke. However, it wasn’t […]

     
  • Fireworks aplenty as Seaham and Whickham share spoils in thriller

    Fireworks aplenty as Seaham and Whickham share spoils in thriller

    November 5, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    An action-packed afternoon in County Durham saw the 16th and 17th placed sides take a point apiece from a hotly contested clash that produced six goals, a penalty-save and numerous moments of drama aside. As daylight began to be replaced by that of the floodlights, and the boom of fireworks […]

     
  • Match Report: North Shields 2 – 0 Whitley Bay

    Match Report: North Shields 2 – 0 Whitley Bay

    November 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    North Shields swept aside a toothless Whitley Bay at the Daren Persson stadium in a derby that never looked in doubt for the home side. Manager Marc Nash’s side were looking to avenge their mid-week 2-0 defeat in the League Cup to Shields’ opposition this evening, and his Robins side […]

     
  • Infographic: The Recent History of El Coastico

    Infographic: The Recent History of El Coastico

    November 3, 2018 at 10:00 am

    North Shields prepare for their next home game at the Daren Persson stadium on Saturday, here we take a brief look at the recent history of the fixture.  

     
  • Easington Colliery soundly beaten at Bishop Auckland

    Easington Colliery soundly beaten at Bishop Auckland

    November 2, 2018 at 2:30 pm

    Easington Colliery exited the Brooks Mileson Memorial Cup following a 6-1 defeat at Bishop Auckland on Wednesday night. Jack Pounder netted very late on for the Colliers, but Bishop had already sealed the game with goals from Andrew Johnson, Kieran Galbraith, Chris Winn (x2), Chris Salmon and Jamie Marshall. The […]

     
  • Newcastle Manager Rafa Benitez during the Premier League match at the Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth

    Top 5 talking points from North East Football last week

    October 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm

    This is the first of a weekly series of articles discussing the top five standout moments and talking points from the weekend’s North East football action from the Premier League down to Non-League. Today we look at relegation woes, promotions hopes and a Puskas award contender! Let’s start on a […]