Stourbridge 1-1 South Shields: Mariners frustrated by late equaliser

Photo: Jak Lewis

South Shields conceded a stoppage time equaliser as they were forced to settle for a draw in their Buildbase FA Trophy trip to Stourbridge on Tuesday.

The Mariners played some superb football in the first half but went in at the break with just a Jason Gilchrist goal to show for their dominance.

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

 

Match Preview: Stourbridge vs South Shields, Buildbase FA Trophy

South Shields face a 450-mile round trip to the West Midlands on Tuesday as they bid to keep their Buildbase FA Trophy hopes alive.

The Mariners are away to Stourbridge in the third qualifying round of the competition, with the winners set to host National League North side Southport in the first round.

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

Find out how the Buildbase FA Trophy First Round looks after Monday’s draw

A total of 32 ties were drawn out in the Buildbase FA Trophy first round proper on Monday afternoon.

With both a northern and southern section to the draw, as 24 clubs from the National League join those who progressed from last weekend’s third round qualifying, fans could hear the outcome live on talkSPORT2.

And clubs can now start preparing for the competition proper, with the first round scheduled for Saturday 14 December when winning clubs will pick up £4500 from the prize fund with losing teams also collecting £1500.

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