Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Albany Northern League

Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Albany Northern League

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League leaders Durham City enjoyed a 4-0 win over West Auckland. Glen Robson opened after six minutes and Andy Shaw swept home the second after 16 minutes. Jamie Lowe put the hosts 3-0 up and Willy Moat, at the back post in the final minute, completed the scoring.

Dunston led through Farrey on nine minutes and Steven Pickering a minute later before Stuart Jackson reduced the arrears for visitors Billingham Town on 21 minutes with a well-taken volley.

The home side went further ahead on 51 minutes when Ben Thompson headed home but again Billingham hit back when Carl Chillingsworth head in at the far post on 68 minutes.

Jarrow Roofing scored midway through the first half against Brandon through Adam Johnson. Paul Chow converted Adam Johnson's corner for 2-0 just before half time before Brandon replied through Huggins.

Horden led on the quarter-hour at home to Morpeth Town when Lee Dixon headed in and just after the half-hour John Cowley made it two. Chris Taylor headed a reply.

Bedlington lost ground on the leaders with a 1-1 draw at Shildon. After having a second-half penalty saved, Shildon led through Paul Campbell. Keith Douglas levelled.

Guisborough won 2-0 at home to Washington thanks to goals from Graham Bavistock and Darren Sankey.

Two late first-half goals saw Billingham Synthonia take control at home to Tow Law Town through Andrew Fletcher and David Wells. Synthonia wrapped it up with a James Bridge header.

Bottom-of-the-table Marske shocked Esh Winning with a 2-1 victory despite having only ten men for the last 15 minutes. Esh led on the hour through Dawson, but Tom Jones hit back with two.

Second-bottom Penrith also had a 2-1 away win, at Peterlee. They led when Marcus Thompson headed in at a corner. Peterlee levelled scores through Paul Hinton from close in, but Andrew Wright grabbed the winner. …

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