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News: FA Cup First Qualifying Round draw announced

FA Cup First Qualifying Round draw announced

The draw for the First Qualifying Round of the Emirates FA Cup was made on Monday afternoon and a number of intriguing ties have been announced.

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News Harrogate Town star facing months on sidelines after “severe” knee injury

Harrogate Town star facing months on sidelines after “severe” knee injury

Harrogate Town midfielder LLoyd Kerry is set to undergo an operation, after sustaining a severe knee injury during our fixture against Chorley this weekend

Following initial treatment at The CNG Stadium on Saturday, the club moved quickly to ensure Lloyd received a scan at his local hospital earlier today (Monday).

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News: In-From Spartans giving Armstrong a headache

 

Despite Saturday’s 2-1 win over Evo-Stik Premier League promotion rivals Stourbridge making it ten wins from ten games in 2017, Blyth Spartans manager Alun Armstrong isn’t enjoying the selection headaches caused by his side’s fine form.

Robert Dale’s broke the deadlock with a near 30-yard free kick 24 minutes in, before Daniel Maguire found the net for the seventh consecutive game just before the break to give Spartans a commanding lead.

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News: Hebburn Town launch plea for support as threat of closure grows

Hebburn Town launch plea for support as threat of closure grows

EBAC Northern League Division Two club Hebburn Town have made a passionate plea for the local community to get behind them as falling attendances threaten the immediate future of the club.

The resurgance of South Shields seems to have had a negative impact on their South Tyneside neighbours, with one recent fixture having only sixteen people in attendance.

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News:Former Boro and Ipswich Town star Armstrong relishing life in the Spartans dugout

Former Boro and Ipswich Town star Armstrong relishing life in the Spartans dugout

Following in the footsteps of a manager that has helped a club achieve great things is an unenviable task for any person willing to take on the challenge.

Throw in the fact that the manager taking on the challenge is in his first managerial role in senior football, then the task appears even more daunting.

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News: National League sides to face Army teams

National League sides to face Army teams

The National League and The British Army are pleased to jointly announce that they will field three representative sides to play each other simultaneously on Wednesday 29th March with the matches being staged at Harrogate Town, Tamworth and Eastbourne Borough respectively.

All three matches will be supported in partnership by Vanarama and S&C Slatter Ltd.

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News: Turnbull to leave Blyth Spartans

Turnbull to leave Blyth Spartans

Evo-Stik Northern Premier League leaders Blyth Spartans have announced that influential midfielder Stephen Turnbull is to leave the club.

The former Hartlepool United midfielder is in his fourth spell with the Northumberland club, but that will come to an end as he takes up a position as an officer on a cruise ship.

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News: South Shields management duo target Vase and League success

South Shields management duo target Vase and League success

Ahead of their FA Vase trip to Team Solent, NLD Editor Mark Carruthers had a chance with South Shields management team Graham Fenton(GF) and Lee Picton(LP) at their Mariners Park home.

Here is what they had to say.

NLD: The draw has given you a long journey down to Team Solent, that must be far from ideal logistically? (more…)