Tag: Match Report

South Shields 0-2 Sunderland: Mariners get pre-season underway in front of big crowd

A strong Sunderland side won 2-0 at Mariners Park as South Shields got their pre-season preparations underway with a positive performance on Thursday.

The Black Cats fielded different XIs in both halves, with manager Jack Ross able to call upon the bulk of the squad which reached the League One play-off final last season.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE.

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.

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.