Dunston won this hard fought encoontaa 2 -1 at Federation Park with 2 forst half goals from Liam Thear with a 25 yard rasper and captain Dale Burrell with a well placed shot at The Tea Hut End!
Aycliffe, playin in a horrendous aall purple kit, replied in the 2nd period through Ben Trotter!
The Bad Blue Boys held on to take the points in front of a 130 crowd which included 2 Purple People Eater fans!
At Gatesheed Stadium 3 miles away there woz heartbreak when The Heedbangers failed to beat Bromley in the semi final of the FA Trophy by drawin 1-1 and losin 3-2 on aggregate, which meeenz that Bromley gan through to the Wembley final!
Ower 2,200 were present including 250 Bromley fans!
"MEEENWHILE @ SJP!"
In the rugby, Newcasil Falcons beat Northampton Saints 25-22 in front of a record Falcons crowd of ower 30,000 in wot woz classed az 'THE BIG ONE'! (they normally get 6,000 @ their home base of Kingston Park!)
The 2nd game in a row that 'The Saints' have been beaten at St James'z
(NUFC beat The Sooothampton 'Saints' 3-0 in The Premyaa Leegue in wor last home game!)