Shock Alliance cup win for Saints

Willington Quay Saints 3Newcastle Blue Star 1Willington produced one of the biggest cup shocks in Northern Alliance history as they belied their sixth place in Division 2 to defeat Premier Division leaders Newcastle Blue Star.

Wednesday, 11th September 2019, 7:00 pm
Updated Wednesday, 18th September 2019, 4:53 pm

Star had won eight games in a row, but Saints, without a win in three, took the lead through Joe Connor. Ryan Mcgorrigan headed a second and it was 3-0 after 72 minutes when Connor netted again before the visitors pulled one back.