Author: Jamie Beattie

Match Preview: Wakefield U18s vs Stockton Town U18s

Wakefield AFC U18 vs Stockton Town U18 Competition: Junior Premier League North East & Yorkshire Date: Saturday 10 April, 2021 Kick-Off: 14:00 Ground: Dorothy Hyman Stadium, Cudworth, Barnsley, S72 8LH Live Updates: @stockton_townfc Match Highlights: Anchors TV Stockton Town Under-18 travel to Wakefield AFC Under-18 on Saturday for their first competitive fixture since December 2020 in the Junior Premier League. The Anchors are currently top of … Continue reading Match Preview: Wakefield U18s vs Stockton Town U18s »

Everyone is relieved to be back together, says Michael Dunwell

Stockton Town manager Michael Dunwell says the squad are relieved to be back together after the Anchors trained for the first time in over three months on Wednesday. Dunwell’s men have not met up as a squad since December 2020, when the UK Government imposed a third national lockdown to fight the rise of Covid-19 cases in the population. Under the roadmap out of lockdown, … Continue reading Everyone is relieved to be back together, says Michael Dunwell »

The return of fans will be a “massive boost”, says captain Adam Nicholson

Stockton Town captain Adam Nicholson believes the return of supporters to games from next season will be a “massive boost” to the football club. The Anchors averaged over 500 fans at the MAP Group UK stadium during the 2019/20 campaign, and set a club record league attendance of 940 during the 1-0 win over Thornaby on Boxing Day 2019. However, owing to restrictions due to … Continue reading The return of fans will be a “massive boost”, says captain Adam Nicholson »

I missed playing football, admits Nathan Steel

Stockton Town forward Nathan Steel reveals he missed playing football whilst recovering from a knee injury sustained in the 2019/20 campaign. Steel, who joined the Anchors from Shildon in November 2019, has been limited to just four appearances in a Stockton shirt after an unfortunate knee injury ruled him out of action for twelve months in December 2019. The forward returned to action against Shildon … Continue reading I missed playing football, admits Nathan Steel »

Career Talks: Jonathan Franks

Stockton Town are delighted to present a brand new feature on our official YouTube channel. “Career Talks” involves our media team sitting down with players to discuss their journey through their football career. In this first edition, forward Jonathan Franks joins Anchors TV to open up about a number of topics during his fantastic career so far. Growing up through the Middlesbrough Academy, lifting the … Continue reading Career Talks: Jonathan Franks »

It wasn’t the same without fans, admits defender Dan McWilliams

Defender Dan McWilliams has admitted that the players have missed the “incredible” support from the Stockton Town fans during the 2020-21 campaign. McWilliams, who joined the Anchors from Whitby Town in July 2019, has played every minute of the campaign so far, scoring one goal and providing four assists from the left flank. The 27-year-old is an important member of Michael Dunwell’s squad, having passed … Continue reading It wasn’t the same without fans, admits defender Dan McWilliams »

Durham Challenge Cup Second Draw: Easington Colliery or Sunderland AFC U23s vs Stockton Town

Stockton Town have been drawn to play away at either Easington Colliery or Sunderland AFC U23s in the Second Round of the Durham Challenge Cup. The tie is scheduled to be played on the week preceding Saturday 23rd January 2021. The Anchors enjoyed a run to the Semi-Finals of the 2019/20 competition, including a memorable 2-1 victory away at Step Three opponents South Shields. Sunderland … Continue reading Durham Challenge Cup Second Draw: Easington Colliery or Sunderland AFC U23s vs Stockton Town »

EXCLUSIVE: Adam Nicholson in-depth interview with Head of Media Andrew McDonnell

In an exclusive interview, club captain Adam Nicholson sat down with Head of Media Andrew McDonnell for an in-depth chat about his Stockton Town career from the Teesside League to the present day, the club’s magical run all the way to the FA Vase final at Wembley, the influence of Michael Dunwell and J.D. Briggs on his career and much more! The premiere will go … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Adam Nicholson in-depth interview with Head of Media Andrew McDonnell »

Northern League statement on the resumption of league fixtures

The Northern League have released a statement following an emergency meeting of the League Management Committee. The statement reads as follows: A further emergency meeting of the League Management Committee has been held to discuss the responses from clubs to the Government’s changes to the Tier Three restrictions, which allows up to 150 spectators to attend NLS fixtures at Steps 5/6 but still maintains the … Continue reading Northern League statement on the resumption of league fixtures »

Ticket Information: Buildbase FA Vase Third Round vs Shildon AFC

Stockton Town will play at home to Shildon AFC in the Third Round of the Buildbase FA Vase on Saturday 19th December. Following the FA announcement in midweek, we are currently allowed 150 fans at the MAP Group UK Stadium next Saturday. Due to FA rules, HOME FANS ONLY will be permitted to attend, this will be an ALL TICKET game. Tickets will be on … Continue reading Ticket Information: Buildbase FA Vase Third Round vs Shildon AFC »