WATCH: Ex-Sunderland and Middlesbrough star Julio Arca trains with South Shields for first time

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.
Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Former Sunderland and Middlesbrough midfielder Julio Arca is in line to make his debut for South Shields against Stokesley at Mariners Park tomorrow.

The Argentine made a shock switch to the Northern League club last week.

Last night, he trained with his new team-mates for the first time.

Tomorrow’s kick-off at Mariners Park is at 3pm.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.

Julio Arca trained for the first time with his new South Shields team-mates on Thursday. Image by Peter Talbot.