2017/18 Important Dates

HERE are some of the key dates to look out for ahead of the 2017/18 season.  Key dates (further friendly matches may still be announced): Wednesday July 5th – National League Fixtures Released Thursday July 6th – Dunston UTS v Gateshead – Kick-Off 7:30pm Saturday July 8th – Gateshead v Motherwell – Kick-Off 12:00 noon Saturday July 15th – South […]

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Manny Re-Joins Wrexham

DEFENDER Manny Smith has returned to former club Wrexham after his contract at Gateshead FC was cancelled on compassionate grounds.  Smith joined the Tynesiders from the Welsh outfit last summer and enjoyed an impressive first season at the International Stadium, scoring five times and picking up five Man of the Match awards in his 47 […]

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Gateshead Friendly Information Update

GATESHEAD Football Club are pleased to officially confirm their first home pre-season friendly against Scottish Premiership side Motherwell on Saturday July 8 (kick-off 12 noon) as well as another friendly away to South Shields on July 15 (kick-off 3pm).  They are the Heed’s fourth and fifth confirmed friendlies so far with further announcements set to be made […]

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Mellish Offered Heed Deal

TEENAGE full-back Jon Mellish has been offered a professional contract with Gateshead Football Club following an impressive season with the Under-19s side.  The 19-year-old came on as a substitute in the Heed’s final match of the 2016/17 National League campaign at home to Bromley – almost scoring with his first touch in a game that the hosts ended […]

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Heed Bag Shaymen Forward

GATESHEAD have completed the signing of 24-year-old forward Richard Peniket on a one year deal following the end of his contract at Halifax Town.  The 6ft 3in striker joins up with former manager Neil Aspin in order to help bolster the Heed front line. And the former Wales U21 international netted 11 times in the […]

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Gateshead Sign Former Silkmen Defender

GATESHEAD have completed the signing of defender Neill Byrne on a one-year-deal following the end of his contract at fellow National League club Macclesfield Town.  The 24-year-old Nottingham Forest academy graduate appeared 34 times for the Silkmen last term, scoring twice and has previously had spells at Rochdale, Barrow, Southport and most notably Telford United […]

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Smith Completes Sixfields Switch

By Dominic Scurr FULL-BACK George Smith has signed for League One side Northampton Town for an undisclosed fee.  The 20-year-old made 39 appearances for the Heed after arriving last summer from Barnsley. His only goal for the Tynesiders was a fine 25-yard strike in the 3-0 win over Southport at the International Stadium back in February […]

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Heed Seal Green Deal

By Dominic Scurr GATESHEAD have completed their second signing ahead of the 2017/18 season as midfielder Kieran Green joins from Hartlepool United on a one year deal.  The 19-year-old midfielder made one National League appearance for the Tynesiders against Dover Athletic whilst on loan from the then League Two club before suffering a broken foot […]

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