South Shields 3-2 Mickleover Sports: Big crowd sees sixth straight win


South Shields were backed by their highest crowd of the season so far as they battled to a 3-2 win over Mickleover Sports on Saturday.

Mickleover produced a gutsy display which belied their league position and took an early lead when Evan Garnett picked out the top corner.

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SOUTH SHIELDS: Connell, Baxter, Adams, Shaw (c), Morse, Turnbull, Cogdon (Harmison 75), Briggs, Finnigan, Lowe (Lough 90+4), Mason (Gillies 59). Subs not used: Brown, Mouanda.

Goals: Morse (31), Briggs (pen 65), Gillies (90).

Attendance: 1,749.

WORDS: Daniel Prince. IMAGE: Kev Wilson.

Match Preview: South Shields vs Mickleover Sports, Evo-Stik Premier Division


South Shields are expected to have a close to full-strength squad to choose from when they welcome Mickleover Sports to Mariners Park on Saturday.

Shields go into the game looking for a sixth win in a row and are expected to be boosted by the return of David Foley, who missed out on last week’s Buildbase FA Trophy tie against Hyde United with a slight knock.

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