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Wearside and Northern Leagues gear up for Non-League Day

Originally published on SportsByte on September 1st, 2014.

There will be no Premier League fixture for Sunderland this weekend due to England playing on Wednesday and the following Monday, but fans are being encouraged to turn to non-league to get their football fix.

Non-League Day was set up in 2010 in a bid to get football fans around the country to go and watch non-league football during the international break. Continue reading Wearside and Northern Leagues gear up for Non-League Day

Jarrow Under-21s secure third successive double

Originally published in the Shields Gazette on May 29th, 2013.

Jarrow U21s finished in style as they recorded a fantastic hat-trick.

The South Tynesiders claimed a league and cup double for the third season running, in their last season together as a team.  Continue reading Jarrow Under-21s secure third successive double

Wearside League: Silksworth Rangers hit for six by Hartlepool

Originally published by SportsByte on October 11th 2012.

Silksworth Rangers succumbed to a superior Hartlepool FC side as they were thrashed 6-1 at home in the Wearside league. Continue reading Wearside League: Silksworth Rangers hit for six by Hartlepool