Vassell Rues Defensive Lapses

By Dominic Scurr GATESHEAD defender Theo Vassell thought he’d rescued a point for Gateshead at Eastleigh with his 88th-minute equaliser before the hosts snatched a winner in the last minute of stoppage time.  The Tynesiders fought from two goals down in the final 15-minutes at Ten Acres as Jordan Preston reduced the deficit before Vassell […]

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MATCH PACK – Eastleigh

Setting the Scene The Heed make the long trip down to Eastleigh this weekend for new manager Steve Watson’s first game in the Vanarama National League as Gateshead manager. Watson will take his side to face an Eastleigh side that are struggling for form at the moment as they, like Gateshead, have failed to record a […]

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JJ Hoping To Kick On At Eastleigh

By Jack McGraghan JJ O’Donnell is confident Gateshead can secure their first away win of the season in what will be a “tough game” at Eastleigh on Saturday. The Heed travel to Ten Acres for Steve Watson’s first league game this weekend sitting 16th in the National League, and O’Donnell revealed the former Newcastle defender […]

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U19s: Birtley 6-4 Gateshead

By Dominic Scurr GATESHEAD Under-19s were beaten 6-4 at Birtley Town in a thrilling Northern Alliance encounter on Saturday afternoon.  Goals from Winner Luaba, Brandon Studholme, Jon Mellish and substitute Liam Butler were not enough for the Heed youngsters to claim their first league win of the season. Gateshead Under-19 coach Ben Clark felt the side paid the price for some […]

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Watson: “I’m Here To Be Successful”

By Jack McGraghan New Gateshead manager Steve Watson stated his ambition is “to take this team into the league” shortly after he was unveiled on Tuesday afternoon. Watson spoke to the gathered media at the International Stadium for the first time as the Heed’s new boss and made clear his intentions for the club right from the […]

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