Tuesday, 6 May 2014

NORTHERN LEEGUE CUP FINAL *** @ ST JAMES' TOONEET!

Posted '2:07pm bells' Tuesday 6th May 2014

To celebrate 125 years of The Northern Leegue, St James' Park, (above) will host the final between Whitley Bay and Marske United toneet @ '7:15 bells'.

St James' staged one of the forst ever games in September 1889 (the month the leegue waz formed) when Newcastle West End defeated arch rivals Newcastle East End 2-0 in front of a 4,000 crowd!
Of course just three years later the two clubs amalgamated to become Newcastle United FC!

Admission iz £5 for big kids and £3 for sprogs and zimmerframeites via The East Stand!

Update Wednesday dinnatime: Marske won the cup 2-1 after extra time in front of 1,503 spectators, with the winnin' goal (a penalty) comin' in extra time stoppage time!

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