Colliers through in the cup after shootout

Northern Football Alliance round-up.
Northern Football Alliance round-up.

Whickham SC 2 Shilbottle CW 2 (AET – Shilbottle won 3-2 on pens)

Northern Alliance Division Two side Shilbottle can look forward to facing unbeaten Blyth Town, who top the Premier Division, on Saturday in the fourth round of the Bay Plastics George Dobbins League Cup after winning at Whickham last night.

The two sides could not be separated despite an extra half-hour and it finished two apiece before the Colliers won 3-2 on spot-kicks.