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South Shields 4-2 Buxton: Mariners win pulsating play-off tie

Image: Kev Wilson

South Shields kept their promotion hopes alive on a dramatic night at Mariners Park as they came from behind with an inspired second half performance to beat Buxton on Tuesday.

The Mariners went in at half-time a goal down after an impressive first half performance by the Bucks, but responded instantly to turn the tie on its head.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE.

SOUTH SHIELDS: Connell, Baxter, Adams (Lough 55), Shaw (c), Morse, Briggs, Daly, Lowe (Turnbull 66), Finnigan (Cogdon 79), Mason, Gillies. Subs not used: Mouanda, Foley.

Goals: Shaw (47), Finnigan (47, 71), Gillies (89).

Attendance: 1,878.

WORDS: Daniel Prince. IMAGE: Kev Wilson.