North Shields win on penalties

North Shields won a penalty shoot-out 5-4 to beat local rivals Percy Main Amateurs in the first round of the NFA Benevolent Bowl on Saturday.

Thursday, 10th October 2019, 4:27 pm
Updated Tuesday, 15th October 2019, 12:59 pm

Main have scored only one goal in their last five games and another blank meant the sides completed 90 minutes at 0-0.

They will be hoping to rediscover their shooting boots when they take on Whitley Bay Reserves in another derby clash in the Premier League at Hillheads this weekend.