Sunderland RCA

  • RCA's Kevin Gordon makes a clearance late in the match against Washington. Simon Mears/RCA website.

    Sunderland RCA come from behind to draw against Dunston UTS

    October 18, 2017 at 1:10 pm

    Sunderland RCA came from behind to clinch a draw against Dunston UTS FC in the Northern League Division One. Liam Thear drew first blood for the visitors early in the first-half with a sublime effort from distance. Sunderland RCA responded well in the second half and Michael Charlton fired in […]

  • Round-up: Two relegations, one promotion from the Northern League Division One

    Round-up: Two relegations, one promotion from the Northern League Division One

    April 12, 2017 at 10:55 am

    With the Northern League Division One about to reach its climax, one set of fans were in jubilation while two others were left in despair. Saturday’s fixtures saw newly promoted South Shields travel to North Shields in the local derby, where North Shields knew that if they lost, their title hopes […]

  • Both Shields sides have dominated the Northern League this year and occupy the top two spots.

    Ten-man South Shields come from behind to claim 28th consecutive win at Sunderland RCA

    March 31, 2017 at 10:49 am

    South Shields came from behind with only ten men to claim at 2-1 victory at Sunderland RCA on Thursday night. Ross Preston headed Sunderland RCA into a shock eighth minute lead and things became worse for Shields when Alex Nicholson was sent off with half-time approaching. However, Shields came out for […]

  • The two sides are based within minutes of each other.

    Red Star out of the top ten after defeat at home to Sunderland RCA

    March 27, 2017 at 9:39 am

    Sunderland RCA produced a solid second-half display to beat Seaham Red Star 2-0 at the Ferguson Motor Repair Stadium on Saturday. James Cassidy opened the scoring for RCA in the 62nd minute before the lead was doubled 12 minutes later through Colin Larkin. Due to this result RCA are now level […]

  • 8 Northern League players who could be an asset for Sunderland and Newcastle

    8 Northern League players who could be an asset for Sunderland and Newcastle

    March 21, 2017 at 3:06 pm

    We’re all aware of the non-league history of Jamie Vardy and his transition from Stocksbridge Park Steels to the England National Team. Players such as Danny Johnson, Josh MacDonald and Jack Devlin have all turned professional following time in the Northern League and we take a look at current Northern […]

  • Sunderland RCA were aiming for a place in the quarter-finals, but fell short.

    Sunderland RCA knocked out as Marske United book Northern League Cup semi-final spot

    February 8, 2017 at 10:01 am

    Marske United are into the last four of the Brooks Mileson Memorial League Cup following a 4-2 win at Sunderland RCA on Tuesday night. Peter Bulmer fired Marske into an 18th minute lead but John Butler equalised for the hosts just after the break. Danny Earl restored the visitors lead […]

  • Who are the Northern League’s top scorers so far this season?

    Who are the Northern League’s top scorers so far this season?

    January 6, 2017 at 9:37 am

    The Northern League is filled with goal scorers and here are the best three so far this season. Top Scorer- Paul Brayson (Newcastle Benfield) 26 Brayson, aged 39, is a joint player manager alongside Mark Covery at Newcastle Benfield. The ex-Newcastle striker is very experienced in lower and non-league football playing […]

  • Northern League round-up: North Shields on top

    Northern League round-up: North Shields on top

    December 16, 2016 at 9:52 am

    North Shields will be the happiest team in the Northern League heading towards Christmas – they sit top and eight points clear of rivals South Shields in second. The Robins have enjoyed a fantastic first half of the season seeing them start the season 17 games unbeaten and a 1-0 […]

  • RCA goal scorer Liam McBryde flicks the ball forward during the first half of the match at Penrith. Photograph: Simon Mears.

    Sunderland RCA grab the points at Penrith

    December 12, 2016 at 9:10 am

    Sunderland RCA returned to the Northern League Division with a bang as Liam McBryde earned the visitors all three points on Saturday. RCA went into half-time as a Penrith own goal broke the deadlock early on in the game. Michael Charlton whipped a cross into the penalty area after playing […]

  • Club captain Clayton Davis whips in a cross during last week's FA Vase victory against Stockton Town. Photograph: Simon Mears.

    Sunderland RCA progress after Northallerton cup win

    November 16, 2016 at 8:54 am

    Sunderland RCA scored two late goals against Northallerton Town to secure themselves a place in the next round of the Brookes Mileson Memorial League Cup on Tuesday. Substitute Colin Larkin put the hosts ahead as he slotted home a penalty after James Cassidy was fouled inside the box. As the […]