VIDEO: Jonny Wightman pleased to be into his stride

VIDEO: Jonny Wightman pleased to be into his stride

Jonny Wightman feels South Shields’ 2-1 win over Washington showed how far the team has come in recent weeks.

Wightman scored a superb volley to put Shields 2-0 up in the FA Vase tie at Mariners Park, and afterwards expressed his emotions.

In the video above, the forward discusses how special the day was to him as a South Shields native, and talks through his goal.

He also talks about what he feels the key is behind the Mariners’ current form, why he’s pleased to now be in his stride and why it’s important Shields maintain the same attitude in the weeks ahead.

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