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  • SMITH: “WE ARE STILL WINNING AND THAT’S THE SIGN OF A GOOD TEAM”
    By Brian Bennett Ashington FC midfielder Liam Smith reckons there is more to come from the Colliers – even though the Woodhorn Lane side have won their last five matches in the Ebac Northern League and sit third from top of the first division table. South Shields-born Smith scored his second goal of the season […]
  • HARMISON: “WE GOT COMPLACENT AND MADE THINGS HARD FOR OURSELVES”
    By Brian Bennett | Photo: Ian Brodie Ashington FC skipper Ben Harmison blasted home a 96th minute penalty which secured a 3-2 victory for the Colliers over West Allotment Celtic at Woodhorn Lane on Saturday. And afterwards, Harmison admitted that his side – 2-0 up at the break – had not fired on all cylinders: […]
  • SKINNER: “IT WOULD HAVE BEEN TWO POINTS DROPPED IF WE HADN’T GOT THE WINNER”
    By Brian Bennett Ashington FC manager Ian Skinner gave himself several minutes to draw breath before giving his postmatch assessment after his side had claimed a dramatic 3-2 win with the last kick of the game against West Allotment Celtic at Woodhorn Lane on Saturday. Skinner had seen his outfit – who led 2-0 at […]
  • HARMISON: “WE HAD TO GRIND IT OUT”
    By Brian Bennett Ashington FC skipper Ben Harmison admitted that the Colliers had to dig deep before collecting all three points – as well as a season’s double – over Northallerton Town at The Calvert Stadium on Saturday. Striker Dan Maguire scored the all important goal during the first half as the Wansbeck side – […]
  • COYLES JOINS COLLIERS MANAGEMENT STAFF
    By Brian Bennett | Photo: Rachel McDonald Ashington FC’s newly appointed coach Andy Coyles, said at the weekend that he had ‘no hesitation’ in joining the Woodhorn Lane club. Coyles had a ‘watching brief’ at Northallerton on Saturday where a goal in the first half goal by striker Dan Maguire resulted in the Colliers winning […]