Scott Pocklington signs

South Shields Football Club is delighted to confirm the signing of Scott Pocklington.

The Bishop Auckland goalkeeper is expected to provide competition to Gareth Young and Dale Connor for a starting spot at Mariners Park.

The 24-year-old has played for the likes of Darlington, Newcastle Benfield and Newton Aycliffe in the past.

He is set to be in contention to make his Shields debut in Saturday’s game against Easington Colliery at Mariners Park.

Image by Peter Talbot.