Over recent years the Tyne and Wear football scene has lacked trophies, but there was a party at the Gateshead International Stadium as Gateshead lifted the National League North title. Gateshead was confirmed as champions last Monday after drawing 2-2 against Chorley, so the pressure was off for their final game of the season against […]
A semi-professional footballer-turned-coach is relishing the chance to allow his players to relive the same feelings he witnessed during his career as his football academy looks ahead to a big week of cup finals. Jamie Chandler, a midfielder for Spennymoor Town, currently heads Monkwearmouth Football Academy, which he helped launch in 2018 with former Foundation […]
Boxing is a lonely sport that requires hard work and dedication just to be punched in the face, and it takes a particular type of individual to do so. Meet the software developer who fancied the challenge. Many people see the big events when boxers such as Tyson Fury and Katie Taylor win all the […]
“The Fans Museum really is a hub for the community,” says Andy Parkin, the facilities manager for the organisation. He added: “From Nick Sharkey’s match ball to the Darren Bent beach ball,” there’s something there for everyone to “reminisce” about. Comparing it to the great teams across the world, Michael Ganley, the founder and director […]
Spark investigates the post-Covid-19 pandemic era damage to Washington FC and how they survived financially and practically. The Covid-19 era in the 21st century created many problems in the football world especially in small teams like Washington, where most of their revenue comes from their sponsors and fans. So, someone can easily understand how difficult […]
Blyth Spartans are set to face Newcastle United Under 23s in the Northumberland Senior Cup Final on Thursday, 5 May 2022 at St James Park. The Spartans reached to final after beating Bedlington Terriers 1-0 in the semi-final, while Newcastle saw a penalty shootout victory against North Shields after the game originally finished 1-1. Both […]
Read reaction from Gary Pearson following Ryhope’s victory in the Durham Challenge Cup Final
Read all about a historic night for Ryhope CW as they secured the Durham Challenge Cup for the first time since 1978.