Robins’ unbeaten run ended
Shildon 3North Shields 0North Shields' unbeaten run came to an abrupt end as a Zac Atkinson double helped guide Shildon to a 3-0 win on Saturday in the Northern League.
Despite an even first half , the Robins went into the break a goal behind, courtesy of Chay Liddle.
Straight after the restart, Atkinson struck a quick-fire double, netting twice in just over a minute to give Shildon a commanding 3-0 lead.
Despite some late pressure from the visitors they were unable to pose any threat on the home goal.
The defeat saw Robins drop to seventh in the table. This Friday they’ play Ryhope at home and on Boxing Day take on Whitley Bay in a derby.