Author: James Cartwright

FA Youth Cup: Stockton Town 4-0 Carlisle City

Sam Conway scored four goals as the Young Anchors overcame Carlisle City in the FA Youth Preliminary Round. It was the first game under new coach Liam Cox who took over the under-18s set-up during the summer. They started brightly with midfielder Keelan Wright testing City goalkeeper Thomas Taylor with two efforts from outside the area- the goalkeeper found both difficult to hold. Good play … Continue reading FA Youth Cup: Stockton Town 4-0 Carlisle City »

Match Report: Stockton Town 4-1 South Shields

Stockton Town came from behind to seal an exhilarating 4-1 win over South Shields. The Anchors fell behind when Robert Briggs headed in Alex Kempster’s corner. However a scintillating three minutes at the end of the first half saw Stockton turn it round through a Nathan Mulligan brace and a piece of magic from Tom Portas. Things got worse for the Mariners when Nathan Lowe … Continue reading Match Report: Stockton Town 4-1 South Shields »

We have to work even harder, says captain Nicholson

Captain Adam Nicholson believes the Anchors will have to work even harder to emulate their position before lockdown.  It has been well documented that the pandemic cost Stockton Town their greatest prize to date of promotion from the Northern League. After coming to terms with the disappointment, the players are ready for the challenge of getting back to where they were. Speaking on the return, … Continue reading We have to work even harder, says captain Nicholson »

Match Preview: Stockton Town vs Horden CW

Stockton Town vs Horden CW Competition: Pre-Season Friendly Date: Wednesday 19 August, 2020 Kick-Off: 19.45 Ground: The MAP Group UK Stadium, Bishopton Road West, Stockton-on-Tees, TS19 0QD Live Updates: @stockton_townfc Stockton Town’s pre-season preparations continue as they welcome Horden CW to the Map Group UK stadium this Wednesday evening. The Anchors got their pre-season campaign underway on Saturday when visitors Morpeth Town ran out 2-0 winners. A dubious … Continue reading Match Preview: Stockton Town vs Horden CW »

Preview: Newcastle Benfield v Stockton Town

Stockton FC v Newcastle Benfield FC

Following a solid start in the league, the Anchors turn their attention to the FA Cup this weekend with a trip to Newcastle Benfield. Stockton Town are taking part in only their second ever FA Cup campaign and they will be hoping to do much better than last season. An opening day of the season defeat at Teesside rivals Guisborough Town saw their FA Cup … Continue reading Preview: Newcastle Benfield v Stockton Town »

Preview: Shildon AFC v Stockton Town

The Anchors begin their third season in the Northern League with a tough trip to Dean Street. Just over a week after the 3-1 defeat to Thornaby in the final pre-season friendly, Stockton will look to get over any potential ‘Wembley hangover’ with a strong start at Shildon. Arguably one of the hardest games of the season, Shildon will fully expect to be challenging for … Continue reading Preview: Shildon AFC v Stockton Town »