VIDEO: Manager King pays tribute to unsung heroes after promotion secured

VIDEO: Manager King pays tribute to unsung heroes after promotion secured

Manager Jon King paid tribute to those who helped to keep South Shields FC alive during its two-year spell in Peterlee after promotion was confirmed on Thursday.

The Mariners won 1-0 at Easington Colliery to secure their passage to Ebac Northern League Division One with five games to spare.

In the video above, King praises the unsung heroes of the club, as well as chairman Geoff Thompson and all of those behind the scenes.

He also hails his players for their efforts this season, looks ahead to the future and talks about the win at Easington.

VIDEO: Daniel Prince. STILL IMAGE: Peter Talbot.