South Shields continue on the road to Wembley after stunning Stourbridge triumph

South Shields have progressed to the first round of the FA Trophy for the first time in their history – after a blistering performance against Stourbridge.

Wednesday, 4th December 2019, 8:34 am
Updated Wednesday, 4th December 2019, 8:36 am
Picture: Kevin Wilson

Jon Shaw, Jason Gilchrist and Blair Adams netted within the first 11 minutes to put Shields 3-0 up, before Robert Briggs made it four before the break as he converted from the penalty spot.

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