Tag: Durham Challenge Cup

South Shields 1-2 Stockton Town: Durham Challenge Cup bid comes to an end

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South Shields suffered a disappointing night in the Durham Challenge Cup as Northern League leaders Stockton Town came from behind to win 2-1 at Mariners Park.

A brace from Anchors captain Adam Nicholson turned the game on its head in the second half after Josh Gillies’ superb free-kick had given Shields the lead before the break.

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

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Match Preview: South Shields vs Stockton Town, Durham Challenge Cup

South Shields joint manager Graham Fenton has told of his respect for Stockton Town ahead of Tuesday’s Durham Challenge Cup meeting between the sides at Mariners Park.

A semi-final place is at stake as the leaders of the Northern Premier League and Northern League respectively go head-to-head.

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

South Shields 4-2 Billingham Town: Win overshadowed by Daly injury

South Shields saw off Billingham Town in an entertaining tie to book their place in the quarter-final of the Durham Challenge Cup – but the win was overshadowed by a knee injury sustained by Luke Daly.

Daly was 12 minutes into his comeback from a five-month lay-off when he was stretchered off to leave his Shields team-mates in sombre mood.

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