Schools Represent The Heed In Regional Finals

By Dominic Scurr Gateshead Football Club had representatives in the National League Trust Under-11 regional finals in Harrogate on Wednesday. The Gateshead girls’ team from Portobello school made it all the way to the final before losing 1-0 to a Hartlepool United side that they had beaten in the group stages. Last season, the Gateshead […]

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U19 Report: Gateshead 2-4 North Shields Athletic

By Dominic Scurr GATESHEAD Under-19s fell to a 4-2 defeat at home to North Shields Athletic in the Northern Alliance.  After trailing 3-0 at half-time, goals from Matty Halliday and Brandon Studholme (pictured) gave the Heed youngsters some hope before the visitors grabbed a fourth. Following the match, Under-19s coach Ben Clark commented: “We were […]

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U19 Report: Ponteland 4-3 Gateshead

By Dominic Scurr GATESHEAD Under-19s surrendered a two-goal lead to lose 4-3 at Ponteland United in the Northern Alliance Premier Division on Saturday.  Goals from Dan Hailes, Nyal Bell and Kieran Green put the Heed youngsters in a commanding 3-1 position before three second-half goals from the hosts turned things around. Following the match, Ben Clark […]

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Young Duo Loaned To Benfield

By Dominic Scurr GATESHEAD youngsters Jon Mellish and Elliot Forbes have joined Northern League Division One side Newcastle Benfield.  After making five appearances for the Heed first team this season, 20-year-old left-back Mellish joined Benfield on loan in December before returning to Gateshead a month later. He will now return to Sam Smith’s Park until March […]

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