With a blank midweek for the NUFC forst team we torn wor attention to sooth of the Tyne toneet where 'West' Gatesheed meets 'East' Gatesheed in the shape of Dunston UTS (Bad Blue Boys!) and Gatesheed FC (Heedbangers!) for the battle for supremacy in a coonty cup match @ Federation Park (aka UTS Stadium) in Dunston!
Az both nicknames suggest, it shud be a rough old tussle on (and off!) the pitch!<(anly kiddin'!)
Kick off iz @ '7:30 bells' and the Dunston clubhoose will of course be open lang before the game for the consumption of broon ale and lager!
Update: '9:30pm bells' (Full time)
The Bad Blue Boys 1 The Heedbangers 4
Dunston, who play in the Northern League, held their own in the forst half against Conference side Gatesheed who are 4 levels higher in the Pyramid system!
The Heedbangers took the lead bang on half time and added a fortha two goals orly in the 2nd half to put the game beyond 'The Bad Blue Boys'.
A goal late on gave the home side hope, but the visitors added a 4th just before the 'death' to progress to the next stage of the coonty cup competition
Attendance: 350 (estimated) (50% each team)
Actual Attendance: 276 (we were 74 oot!)