WATCH: The goal which clinched South Shields’ promotion and the huge celebrations

Michael Turner scores South Shields winner at Easington
Michael Turner scores South Shields winner at Easington

South Shields last night clinched promotion to Northern League Division One to continue their remarkable transformation.

The Mariners beat Easington 1-0 to ensure they will finish in the top three this season.

Michael Turner’s header was enough to seal victory, and was followed by huge celebrations at the end of the game.

Click on the link to watch footage of the winning goal and see players and coaching staff celebrate in style with fans.

Meanwhile, Alan Shearer has tweeted a message to the football club. Read it here.