The club is delighted to confirm the signings of five new players after they impressed during pre-season.

Ryan Beal

Goalkeepers Gareth Young (main picture) and Ryan Beal (above) have joined South Shields from Spennymoor Town and West Allotment Celtic respectively, and are now set to compete with Steven Hubery for the No1 jersey at Mariners Park.

Adam Curry

Left-back Adam Curry (above), formerly of Seaham Red Star Under-18s, has also completed a move to the Mariners, while midfielder Adam Sakr (below) has joined after leaving Bishop Auckland.

Adam Sakr

A further addition to the squad is midfielder Kenny Ball (below), who has returned to Shields having played 13 times for the club in his first spell at Mariners Park.

Kenny Ball

We would like to welcome all five players to the club, and wish them all an extremely successful time at Shields.