Football

  • National League North Match Preview: Spennymoor Town vs Brackley Town

    National League North Match Preview: Spennymoor Town vs Brackley Town

    April 11, 2019 at 2:11 pm

    Spennymoor Town welcome an in-form Brackley Town to the Brewery Field on Saturday afternoon in a mouth-watering 4th vs 3rd play-off clash in the National League North.   Jason Ainsley’s side fell to a calamitous defeat last week against Ashton United, conceding three goals in the space of five minutes, […]

     
  • West Auckland Town 3-0 Ashington A.F.C: Purewal earns West vital victory over the Colliers

    West Auckland Town 3-0 Ashington A.F.C: Purewal earns West vital victory over the Colliers

    April 10, 2019 at 10:56 am

    Goals from Amar Purewal and Thomas Price stretched West Auckland Town’s unbeaten run in all competitions to seven matches with a routine victory over Ashington. Purewal opened the scoring on eight minutes before grabbing his 24th league goal of the season nine minutes after the restart via a deflection. Price […]

     
  • Lee Picton 'delighted' with Hodgson contribution.

    Match Reaction: Picton says South Shields were far from their best despite emphatic Hednesford victory

    April 8, 2019 at 11:28 am

    South Shields joint-manager Lee Picton said his side were “far from our free-flowing best” despite the Mariners earning a 4-1 victory over Hednesford Town in the Northern Premier League. Shields remain one point behind Farsley Celtic who scored a 2-1 win away at Buxton but Picton insists his side have […]

     
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    Ryhope CW 3-2 Seaham Red Star: James Ellis scores a stunning goal stealing the final match of the season

    April 8, 2019 at 9:50 am

      James Ellis scored Ryhope’s final goal of the season, as the home side took all three points in a 3-2 victory against local rivals, Seaham Red Star. With five goals in the first half it was a game that had all the makings of a derby. Going into the […]

     
  • Match Report: South Shields 4-1 Hednesford Town

    Match Report: South Shields 4-1 Hednesford Town

    April 7, 2019 at 11:45 am

    SOUTH SHIELDS 4-1 HEDNESFORD TOWN Lowe 9,                           B. Wells 66 Bell 52, Briggs 58, 77 (P)   South Shields stayed within a point of Farsley Celtic at the top of the Northern Premier League thanks to an emphatic […]

     
  • Hebburn up to second with emphatic victory over Whickham

    Hebburn up to second with emphatic victory over Whickham

    April 7, 2019 at 9:27 am

    Ebac Northern League Division 1 Hebburn Town 5-1 Whickham Sullivan 20               Cowburn 33 Robson 58,65 Spence 88 Suddick 89 Hebburn Town moved up to second place with an emphatic victory over Whickham at the Energy Check Sports Ground today. Luke Sullivan put the […]

     
  • Hebburn manager Scott Oliver is “very proud” of his players

    Hebburn manager Scott Oliver is “very proud” of his players

    April 5, 2019 at 3:26 pm

    Hebburn manager Scott Oliver has said that he’ll be “very proud” of his players this season regardless of what happens in the final two games. The Hornets have a chance of finishing second this season but they will be relying on Bishop Auckland to drop points in at least one […]

     
  • Match Report: Hebburn Town 2-1 Shildon AFC

    Match Report: Hebburn Town 2-1 Shildon AFC

    April 3, 2019 at 9:37 am

    Substitute Jason Blackburn scored a late winner to give Hebburn Town a 2-1 victory over Shildon AFC in Northern League Division One. Nathan Steel opened the scoring for Shildon in the 64th minute. Hebburn hit back through Louis Storey in the 77th and Shildon player-manager Daniel Moore was shown a […]

     
  • Sunderland's Aiden McGeady scores during the penalty shoot out

    PREVIEW: Accrington Stanley vs Sunderland

    April 3, 2019 at 9:35 am

    Sunderland AFC look to close the gap on Barnsley in the League One automatic promotion race when they face Accrington Stanley in a ‘David vs Goliath’ clash at the Wham Stadium. Sunderland will look to respond after defeat to Portsmouth in the Checkatrade Trophy final at Wembley, where they lost […]

     
  • Captain Keira Ramshaw netted a hat-trick at Stoke

    Stoke City 4-4 SAFC Ladies- Late strike denies Sunderland three points

    April 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

    A last gasp free-kick for Stoke City saw visitors Sunderland denied victory in a physical battle in the FA Women’s National League. Emily Hutchinson put Sunderland ahead 12 minutes in but a Kelsey Richardson double, with goals in the 20th and 41 minutes, put Stoke in front. Keira Ramshaw’s first […]