University football

  • 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 […]

     
  • Signs of promise for Men’s 4ths despite heavy Newcastle defeat

    Signs of promise for Men’s 4ths despite heavy Newcastle defeat

    November 1, 2018 at 2:30 pm

    University of Sunderland Men’s 4ths 0-6 Newcastle University Men’s 3rds Wednesday 31st October 2018, 1pm GMT Silksworth Sports Complex A much-improved display by the home side on Wednesday afternoon may not have been reflected in the scoreline against an impressive Newcastle outfit, with a tough second-half offsetting an excellent first, […]

     
  • Team Sunderland 2nds coach Matty Lyons wants more leaders in his team

    Team Sunderland 2nds coach Matty Lyons wants more leaders in his team

    October 25, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    University of Sunderland second team grabbed their first win of the season with a comeback over University of Hull team. It was a windy day and a fine afternoon in Silksworth Sports Complex when University of Sunderland second team hosted University of Hull team. Playing a 4-5-1 formation, Sunderland were […]