Tag: Matlock Town

South Shields 5-0 Matlock Town: Impressive Mariners back to winning ways


South Shields ended Matlock Town’s 10-match unbeaten run in the Evo-Stik Premier Division in emphatic style as they honoured the memory of Jak Fada with a 5-0 win.

Just over a year on from the 10-year-old’s tragic death, the club labelled the match against Matlock as Jak Fada Day as children were allowed entry to the ground for free.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE.

SOUTH SHIELDS: Connell, Baxter, Adams, Shaw (c), Morse, Turnbull, Mouanda, Briggs, Mason, Finnigan, Cogdon. Subs not used: Lough, Harmison.

Goals: Finnigan (11), Cogdon (21, 27), Shaw (52), Foley (84).

Attendance: 1,119.

WORDS: Daniel Prince. IMAGE: Peter Talbot.

Match Preview: South Shields vs Matlock Town, Evo-Stik Premier Division


South Shields joint manager Lee Picton is expecting an emotional day as the Mariners get ready to pay tribute to one of their own on Saturday.

A minute’s silence will be held ahead of the game against Matlock Town at Mariners Park in memory of 10-year-old Jak Fada, who passed away just over a year ago.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE.

Matlock Town 0-3 South Shields: Mariners claim another win


Lee Picton and Graham Fenton chalked up their 100th win in charge of South Shields as the Evo-Stik Premier Division leaders swept to a 3-0 victory at Matlock Town on Saturday.

Read the full article on the Official Club Website HERE

SOUTH SHIELDS: Connell, Hunter (Brown 79), Adams, Shaw (c), Morse, Turnbull, Gillies, Briggs (Mouanda 23), Cogdon (Wright 63), Finnigan, Foley. Subs not used: Pearson,

Goals: Cogdon (38), Gillies (41), Foley (56).

Attendance: 530.

WORDS: Daniel Prince. IMAGE: Kev Wilson.