We're on the ball with a selection of football photos from the Shields Gazette archives.
We're on the ball with a selection of football photos from the Shields Gazette archives.

Back of the net! 10 reminders of the school football teams you used to play for in South Tyneside

Who remembers playing for their school football team?

Friday, 20th August 2021, 11:10 am

It was a special moment when you got to pull on the shirt for your school for the first time.

But which team was it and what position did you play? Were you a flying winger, a goal scoring centre forward or a top-class defender who wouldn’t let anything get past them.

To give you some inspiration, we have chosen these retro photos from the Shields Gazette archives of school teams in the area.

See if you can spot someone you know.

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