Tag: Durham Challenge Cup Final

South Shields 0-1 Shildon: Youthful Mariners fall to narrow loss in Durham Challenge Cup final

A youthful South Shields were narrowly beaten in the Durham Challenge Cup final by Shildon on Friday.

Less than 24 hours before the Mariners were due to take on Warrington Town in the Evo-Stik Premier Division play-offs, Lee Picton and Graham Fenton were forced to make a number of changes to their team.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE.

SOUTH SHIELDS: Lister, Mouanda, Scott, Thompson, Patterson, Brown (c) (Lockey 58), Guy (Callaghan 67), Biwer, Bell (Harmison 72), Wright, Cowburn. Subs not used: Ross, Colquhoun.

Attendance: 1,579.

WORDS: Daniel Prince. IMAGE: Peter Talbot.

Durham Challenge Cup final provides ‘magnificent opportunity’ – Picton

Lee Picton feels Friday’s Durham Challenge Cup final at the Stadium of Light will provide a “magnificent opportunity” for some of South Shields’ brightest talents.

The Mariners are facing two games in two days, with the final against Shildon to be followed by the Evo-Stik Premier Division play-off final against Warrington Town less than 24 hours later.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE.

South Shields squad for the Durham Challenge Cup final: Lister, Brown, Callaghan, Lockey, Mouanda, Patterson, Biwer, Guy, Ross, Scott, Thompson, Wright, Bell, Colquhoun, Cowburn, Harmison.

Durham Challenge Cup final ticket information

Tickets for the Durham Challenge Cup final between South Shields and Shildon will go on sale from Saturday.

The final is taking place on Friday, May 3rd (7.30pm kick-off) at Sunderland AFC’s Stadium of Light.

Tickets are priced at £10 for adults and £5 for concessions. Shields have been given an initial allocation of 2,500 tickets.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE.