Tag: Durham Challenge Cup

Match Preview: Dunston UTS vs South Shields, Durham Challenge Cup

South Shields have been warned they face a tough battle as they bid to claim a place in the final of the Durham Challenge Cup on Tuesday.

The Mariners are away to Northern League leaders Dunston UTS in the semi-final of the competition, which they last won in 2017.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE.

Chester-le-Street Town 1-2 South Shields: Morse seals cup win


South Shields survived a scare to secure a late win over Chester-le-Street Town in the Durham Challenge Cup on Tuesday.

Dillon Morse netted the winner eight minutes from the end to seal a 2-1 victory for the Mariners and secure their place in the quarter-final.

Read the full article of the Official Club Website HERE.

SOUTH SHIELDS: Lister, Biwer (Baxter 83), Lough, Mouanda, Morse, Brown (c), Gillies, Lowe, Harmison (Cogdon 83), Guy (Briggs 83), Foley. Subs not used: Shaw, Adams.

Goals: Harmison (46), Morse (82).

Attendance: 328.

WORDS: Daniel Prince. IMAGE: Kev Wilson.

South Shields 11-0 West Auckland Tunns: Finnigan nets five as Shields run riot


South Shields hit double figures in a thumping Durham Challenge Cup win over West Auckland Tunns on Tuesday.

Carl Finnigan scored five in an 11-0 win over the Wearside League side at Mariners Park.

Ben Harmison struck two goals while Lee Mason and Daniel Wright also got on the scoresheet, before Michael Colquhoun and Callum Guy capped things off with their first senior goals.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE

SOUTH SHIELDS: Lister, Biwer (Guy 21), Lough, Brown (Colquhoun 59), Patterson, Ross, Wright, Lowe, Harmison, Finnigan (c), Mason (Scott 55). Subs not used: Armstrong, Judson.

Goals: Finnigan (3, 10, 28, 30, 88), Harmison (15, 90), Mason (54), Wright (67), Colquhoun (pen 81), Guy (86).

Attendance: 511.

WORDS: Daniel Prince. IMAGE: Kev Wilson.