University football

  • University of Sunderland 2nds snatch late equaliser v Sheffield Hallam 4ths

    University of Sunderland 2nds snatch late equaliser v Sheffield Hallam 4ths

    December 6, 2018 at 11:08 am

    Sunderland Mens 2nd’s BUCS league fight for survival was given a boost as they gained a valuable point from promotion-chasers Sheffield Hallam in a 2-2 draw. The Wearsiders quickly pegged Sheffield back after their first-half opener, but left the second equaliser until the last 10 minutes. Sunderland headed into the […]

     
  • Whitfield hoping for a positive result ahead of the winter break

    Whitfield hoping for a positive result ahead of the winter break

    December 4, 2018 at 3:44 pm

    The University of Sunderland 3rds were defeated 6-2 in the reverse fixture against Leeds on the opening day, but despite that loss, manager Ray Whitfield is “looking to end the year on a high” as they prepare to face off again. The Wearsiders equalised in the latter stages of the […]

     
  • Men’s Football: Teesside University 3rd’s 3-2 Sunderland University 4ths

    Men’s Football: Teesside University 3rd’s 3-2 Sunderland University 4ths

    November 30, 2018 at 11:30 am

    Teeside University took the spoils on Wednesday afternoon in a close-fought affair as Team Sunderland battled hard in a 3-2 loss. Team Sunderland suffered an unfortunate 3-2 defeat in a closely fought match. Sunderland lead a confident approach from the whistle and their early pressure paid off from a superb […]

     
  • Sunderland coach Ray Whitfield rues wrong decisions following derby draw

    Sunderland coach Ray Whitfield rues wrong decisions following derby draw

    November 29, 2018 at 5:40 pm

    It ended all square in an entertaining 2-2 draw in the Wearside derby between University of Sunderland 3rds and University of Sunderland 2nds, and Whitfield thinks his side could have earned all three points if they took their chances. The home side took the lead through Jamie Grima in the […]

     
  • Sunderland University 3rds 2-2 Sunderland University 2nds

    Sunderland University 3rds 2-2 Sunderland University 2nds

    November 28, 2018 at 3:42 pm

    It ended honours even between the Wearsiders as neither side could come away with what would have been a vital three points. Both sides blew a lead in this one, and it was Jamie Grima who opened the scoring for the home side. That lead was soon gone as the […]

     
  • Whitfield feeling confident ahead of derby clash

    Whitfield feeling confident ahead of derby clash

    November 27, 2018 at 3:37 pm

      The University of Sunderland 3rds have suffered three straight defeats following their victory over Hull Mens 4ths in October, but manager Ray Whitfield is “feeling optimistic” ahead of their derby clash against University of Sunderland 2nds. The Wearsiders have conceded 18 goals in their last three matches and haven’t […]

     
  • Match Report: Team Durham Women 2nds  7 – 0 Team Sunderland Women

    Match Report: Team Durham Women 2nds 7 – 0 Team Sunderland Women

    November 23, 2018 at 11:00 am

    A seven goal thrashing saw Team Sunderland Women knocked out of the BUCS Northern Conference Cup away to Team Durham Women 2nds. The hosts dominated much of the game, scoring three goals in the first half and another four after half-time to sink the nail into the coffin. The loss […]

     
  • Match Report: Team Sunderland Women 1-0 Leeds Beckett Women 3rds

    Match Report: Team Sunderland Women 1-0 Leeds Beckett Women 3rds

    November 18, 2018 at 6:00 pm

    A first half strike from Sarah Hutchison was enough for Team Sunderland to secure all three points and extend their perfect start to the season. After 10 minutes Hutchison converted a low cross at the near post after good work on the left wing by Katie Ellison. The win sees […]

     
  • Sunderland coach Matt Lyons rues a lack of finisher after loss to Leeds

    Sunderland coach Matt Lyons rues a lack of finisher after loss to Leeds

    November 15, 2018 at 2:35 pm

    Sunderland Men’s 1st went down 0-1 to Leeds Trinity Men’s 2nds on Wednesday despite the hosts boasting a lion’s share of possession and creating numerous scoring chances. However, they were let down by some wayward finishing for which they eventually paid the price. Head-coach Matt Lyons wasn’t pleased with the […]

     
  • Impressive Sunderland see off York St. John after goal-filled encounter

    Impressive Sunderland see off York St. John after goal-filled encounter

    November 15, 2018 at 1:45 pm

    York St. John University Men’s 5ths 3-5 University of Sunderland Men’s 2nds Wednesday 14th November 2018, 1pm GMT The 2nds produced an eye-catching, free-flowing display on Wednesday afternoon to eventually overcome their hosts in a game packed to the brim with goalmouth action. Mo Hmida’s side came into the match […]