Vital Football

Latest York City News

Video: South Shields 3 York City 2

Video: South Shields 3 York City 2

York City went out of the FA Cup at the earliest stage of the competition in almost a century at Evo-Stick North leaders South Shields at the weekend.

Shields were ahead inside ten minutes when goalkeeper Jon Worsnop lost control of the ball inside his area and pulled down Jamie Holmes - with Carl Finnigan decisive from the penalty spot.

Veteran home skipper Julio Arca was then allowed to advance after exchanging passes with Robert Briggs and add a second goal for the eighth-tier part-timers before the interval was even reached.

It took until fourteen minutes from time for skipper Sean Newton to finally drive a right-footed reply through keeper Jack Norton, who moments later dropped a routine Amari Morgan-Smith cross and presented the opportunity for Jon Parkin to equalise.

But York were to disastrously concede again in added time when Gavin Cogdon headed in from close-range following Arca's injury-time corner being knocked back at the far post.



Video Link: South Shields FC



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Vital York City
Date:Monday October 2 2017
Time: 1:28PM

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent York City Articles

York City v Spennymoor Town

York City would equal their impressive winning sequence of four years ago if they can achieve a sixth successive victory against promotion rivals Spennymoor Town at Bootham Crescent.

Their spectacular midweek 5-3 triumph at AFC Telford United had followed earlier wins against Bradford Park Avenue, Darlington and North Ferriby United [twice].

That witnesses York now fourth in the table and within six points of second-placed Harrogate Town, although still well short of clear leaders

York City Ladies v Wallsend BC Ladies

Following a long and extended eight-week absence, York City Ladies are finally back in action when hosting Wallsend Boys Club Ladies at Haxby Road on Sunday afternoon (kick-off 2.00pm).

York City Futsal v Birmingham Futsal

York City Futsal have an immediate opportunity of revenge when hosting Birmingham in the National Super League at the YorkSport Arena on Sunday afternoon (kick-off 4.30pm).

Video: 'I love York City' - Moke

Three-time Wembley winning midfielder Adriano Moke has expressed his eternal love for York City after signing a new extended deal at Bootham Crescent.

York City Archived Articles

Vital York articles from

Site Journalists

Winehouse
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where should City strengthen at the back?
Suggested By: Vital York City
Full-back5%
Centre-back18%
Defensive midfield0%
All three77%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent York City Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.VitalYorkCity4
The Vital Football Members League