Shields to face Blyth Town in League Cup

Shields to face Blyth Town in League Cup

South Shields are to host Blyth Town in the second round of the Northern League Cup.

The Mariners were given a bye in the first round, with Alnwick Town and Blyth battling it out for the right to travel to Mariners Park in round two.

Town, who were promoted to Northern League Division Two last season, won 3-0 at St James’ Park on Tuesday.

The tie at Mariners Park will take place on Tuesday, November 15.