Supporters will get an opportunity to cheer on the next generation of players on Saturday when South Shields Under-16s take centre stage at 1st Cloud Arena.

The young Mariners are taking on Wirral Schools FA in the quarter-final of the JPL National Cup, with the tie to be held on the main pitch.

Kick-off is at 11.30am but the ground will be open from 10am, with food and drink to be available. The bar will open at 11am.

Entry is free and all support would be welcome.