Thomson signs new deal at GIS

VERSATILE midfielder Connor Thomson has agreed a new one-year deal at Gateshead Football Club, subject to FA and National League ratification.  Thomson is Mike Williamson’s sixth recruit as Gateshead manager this week. Following on from JJ O’Donnell, Elliot Forbes, Alex Nicholson, Connor Oliver and Williamson himself. Thomson scored three times in 24 appearances for the […]

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Gateshead host Boro for pre-season friendly

GATESHEAD Football Club will welcome Championship side Middlesbrough to the International Stadium on Wednesday July 10 (7:30pm kick-off). Mike Williamson will take charge of the Heed against Jonathan Woodgate’s Boro first team for a friendly match in preparation for the 2019/20 season in the National League North. Tickets will be available on the gate and […]

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Forbes agrees one year deal

YOUNG midfielder Elliot Forbes has agreed a new one year deal at Gateshead Football Club.  Forbes becomes the Heed’s fourth signing of the summer, following on from player-manager Mike Williamson, JJ O’Donnell and Alex Nicholson. The 20-year-old midfielder made 18 first team appearances in his first professional season at the International Stadium and is ready […]

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O’Donnell Signs One Year Deal

JJ O’Donnell has agreed a new one year deal at Gateshead Football Club and returns as kit manager, subject to FA and National League ratification. The 27-year-old midfielder has been involved at the Heed since 2014 and has had to endure the last two turbulent summers at the club. But now the former Luton Town man […]

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LONG READ: Watson – Heed Always First Option

RETURNING Gateshead assistant manager Ian Watson is embracing the challenge next season will bring as the hard work is already well underway.  Watson was initially appointed as assistant to Ben Clark in January and now returns as new player-manager Mike Williamson’s number two. After an extremely turbulent couple of months which saw the future of Gateshead Football […]

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Heed Host Harrogate In Pre-Season

GATESHEAD Football Club will host Harrogate Town in a pre-season friendly at the International Stadium on Tuesday 23 July (7:45pm kick-off). Town’s previous visit to the International Stadium was a 3-2 thriller in the National League back in September 2018. Gateshead then ended their away campaign in the fifth tier in North Yorkshire at Wetherby […]

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Heed Name New Managerial Team

GATESHEAD Football Club are delighted to announce former Newcastle United defender Mike Williamson as the club’s new manager with Ian Watson returning as assistant manager.  Williamson – who made over 30 appearances for the Heed last season in a player-coach role – will now adopt a player-manager position and be assisted by former Blyth Spartans defender Watson. The […]

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