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NEW SIGNING | Zak Atkinson from Ashington

We are pleased to announce that Zak Atkinson has agreed terms and will be joining the first team from this Saturday

The striker joins us from Ashington FC and has had spells with Blyth Spartans, Bedlington and Rutherford AFC, having trained at Middlesbrough Academy.

“I have been very impressed by the professionalism of everyone connected with the club and Shildon have a fantastic reputation, I feel that this is the right move and I am delighted to sign”

Many Thanks to Ashington and Gav Perry for his availability to conclude the transfer.

ENL1 RESULT | Shildon 1 Ashington 1

Shildon drew 1-1 with Ashington

Zak Atkinson gave the visitors the lead half way through the first half after charging down a clearance from Shildon goalkeeper Shaun Newbrook.

After 60 minutes Shildon were awarded a penalty when Aidan Heywood was pulled to the ground in the box. Nathan Steel then sent the Ashington keeper the wrong way to level the scores.

Final Score : Shildon 1 Ashington 1

ENL1 RESULT | Ashington 1 Shildon 2

Shildon move back to 4th position in the Northern League after a 2-1 victory away to Ashington.

Billy Greulich-Smith gave Shildon the lead half way through the first half putting the ball under the keeper after good work from Duell and Gell.  Stephenson levelled for the hosts with a header just before half time.

After 66 minutes Matty Waters restored Shildon’s lead. 12 minutes later Matty Robson hit a penalty over the bar after Billy Greulich- Smith was brought down in the box.

Best Wishes to Ashington goalkeeper Conor Grant who was taken to hospital during the game.

Next game is on Thursday at home to Newcastle Benfield, Kick Off 7:30pm