Football

  • Depleted Easington Colliery end season with win at Durham

    Depleted Easington Colliery end season with win at Durham

    May 8, 2018 at 1:30 pm

    A depleted Easington Colliery ensured a 10th place finish in Northern League Division Two with a 1-0 win at Durham City. Jack Pounder scored the only goal of the game in the 51st minute, and the goal means he’s now joint top scorer in Northern League Division Two. With just […]

     
  • Sunderland's John O'Shea embraces Bali Mumba as is he substituted during the Sky Bet Championship match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

    Sunderland coast to comfortable 3-0 victory against champions Wolves

    May 8, 2018 at 12:31 pm

    Veteran defender John O’Shea was roared off at the Stadium of Light in the 87th minute as Sunderland closed out a classy 3-0 victory against the league winners Wolverhampton Wanderers. The Black Cats raced out of the blocks at the start of the game, with Ashley Fletcher, Joel Asoro and Paddy […]

     
  • Sunderland's Callum McManaman reacts during the Sky Bet Championship match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

    Five players Sunderland need to build around in League One

    May 8, 2018 at 12:09 pm

    With Sunderland set to embark on a campaign in the third tier next season for only the second time in the clubs history, the Black Cats need to make sure they keep a hold of their key players. Despite much-needed changes both on and off the pitch, Sunderland will still need […]

     
  • Seaham Red Star manager Craig Lynch set to name young side at North Shields in May Day clash

    Seaham Red Star manager Craig Lynch set to name young side at North Shields in May Day clash

    May 6, 2018 at 12:36 pm

    Seaham Red Star manager Craig Lynch is set to name a young side in the May Day clash at North Shields tomorrow which kicks off at 11am. Nicky Kane, Kieran Galbraith, Ash Davis, Luke Bailey, Alex Ramshaw, Codie Howe, Jordan Lavender and Harry Johnson will all be absent due a […]

     
  • Ten-man Jarrow Roofing relegated as Sunderland RCA ensure top four finish

    Ten-man Jarrow Roofing relegated as Sunderland RCA ensure top four finish

    May 4, 2018 at 11:38 am

    Jarrow Roofing were relegated from Northern League Division One on Thursday night following a 4-1 defeat away to Sunderland RCA. The win means Sunderland RCA cement a top four finish, with a third place finish still a real possibility. Both sides finished the game with 10 men. Goalkeeper Dan Regan […]

     
  • Sunderland caretaker Robbie Stockdale (right)

    Preview: Robbie Stockdale hoping to take three points at home to Wolves with a young squad

    May 4, 2018 at 4:51 am

    Sunderland play league winners Wolves on Sunday 6th of May in a game Sunderland interim boss Robbie Stockdale hopes to give young players a chance to prove their worth  In a recent press conference with the club standi-in manager Robbie Stockdale said: “We want to do well in the final […]

     
  • Sunderland's Papy Djilobodji on the bench

    Sunderland AFC loan watch

    May 3, 2018 at 2:02 pm

    While Sunderland were beaten 2-1 by Fulham on Friday night as the Cottagers look to earn promotion back to the Premier League, the players out on loan at Sunderland had mixed fortunes over the weekend.  Papy Djilobodji played the full game in the centre of a back three for Djion […]

     
  • Seaham Red Star suffer 3-0 Stockton defeat in final home game of the season

    Seaham Red Star suffer 3-0 Stockton defeat in final home game of the season

    May 2, 2018 at 10:36 am

    FA Vase finalists Stockton Town continued their good run of form with a 3-0 victory over relegation-threatened Seaham Red Star last night, but the Star will once again feel slightly hard done by. Goals from Jamie Owens, James Ward and Sonni Coleman separated the two sides on the night. The […]

     
  • Ryhope come from behind to beat West Auckland

    Ryhope come from behind to beat West Auckland

    May 1, 2018 at 3:10 pm

    Ryhope CW completed a turnaround in the last 10 minutes of their Northern League Division One encounter to beat high flying West Auckland 3-1. Anthony Bell gave West Auckland a first half lead. James Ellis equalised for Ryhope and Micky Rae got the winner before Ellis got his second to put […]

     
  • “We just need the quality to start winning again” says Seaham Red Star manager Craig Lynch

    “We just need the quality to start winning again” says Seaham Red Star manager Craig Lynch

    May 1, 2018 at 11:35 am

    Seaham Red Star manager Craig Lynch has said his side just “need the quality” to start picking up wins again ahead of tomorrow’s game at home to Stockton Town. Results have improved for the Star lately picking up two draws and three narrow defeats in their last five games however […]