Blair Rossiter signs first senior contract

Midfielder Blair Rossiter has committed his future to South Shields after signing his first senior contract.

The 18-year-old has been part of the club’s Academy for the last two seasons and has caught the eye during regular involvement in first-team training sessions during that time.

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

Andy Burgess appointed first-team recruitment manager

South Shields Football Club is delighted to confirm the appointment of Andy Burgess as first-team recruitment manager.

Burgess previously occupied the same role at League Two club Mansfield Town following a playing career which saw him represent the likes of Rushden and Diamonds, Oxford United, Luton Town and England C.

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

Pre-season fixtures announced

South Shields will take on clubs including Blyth Spartans and Gateshead as part of a busy pre-season programme ahead of the 2021-22 campaign.

The Mariners will travel to Croft Park to face Blyth on Saturday, July 24, with the game against another National League North side, Gateshead, to take place on Saturday, August 7 at 1st Cloud Arena.

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