Match Preview: South Shields vs Stourbridge, Buildbase FA Trophy

South Shields and Stourbridge will battle it out for the right to host Southport in the first round of the Buildbase FA Trophy when the sides go head-to-head at Mariners Park on Tuesday.

The third qualifying round tie went to a replay after a stoppage time equaliser from Stourbridge on home turf last Tuesday.

Read Daniel Prince’s full article on the Official Club Website HERE.

Home fixture against Morpeth postponed due to frozen pitch

Saturday’s BetVictor Northern Premier Division match between South Shields and Morpeth Town has been postponed due to a frozen pitch.

An inspection was held at 11.15am at Mariners Park, with one shaded area of the pitch frozen solid, with little prospect of thawing during the day due to its position.

The referee deemed that the surface would be dangerous to the players and so the game was called off.

A rearranged date will be confirmed in due course.

Match Preview: South Shields vs Morpeth Town, BetVictor Northern Premier Division

South Shields and Morpeth Town renew their rivalry on Saturday in an eagerly awaited league meeting at Mariners Park.

The pair were regular adversaries during their days in the Northern League and will now lock horns again in the BetVictor Northern Premier Division.

Read Daniel Prince’s full article on the Official Club Website HERE.