WATCH: South Shields topple league leaders as run goes on

South Shields players celebrate their second goal against Team Northumbria. Picture by Peter Talbot.
South Shields players celebrate their second goal against Team Northumbria. Picture by Peter Talbot.

South Shields stretched their run of wins without conceding to four after seeing off league leaders Team Northumbria 2-0 on Saturday.

Goals from debutant Andrew Bulford and substitute Robert Briggs sealed the three points for the hosts in front of a buoyant crowd of 595 at Mariners Park.

The victory moved the Mariners up to third in Northern League Division Two ahead of Tuesday’s trip to Whickham.