Despite losing, Willington were pleased with their performance against Tayport at Hall Lane. Gary Sutherland was an early striker for the visitors and after Dean Thexton levelled, Tayport ended narrow winners with Dale Robertson's goal.
Willington were worthy winners against Wearside League Wolviston. Adam Burnicle slid the ball in to give Willington an early lead and he made it 0-2 soon after with a good right foot shot. After some sloppy defensive play by Wolviston, Ben Trotter won a t
Willington had many regulars missing with only 2 subs. Durham were loaded with about 20 players.
Play was enthusiastic and fast on an excellent 3G surface, end to end action but Willington hit in regular goals
The draw for the first two rounds of the Willington/Whitley Bay v West Allotment Cel involving Ebac Northern League sides are:
1st Round Qualifying
5th September 2015
Willington AFC v Whitley Bay FC
2nd Round Qualifying
3rd October 2015
Willington/Whitley Bay v West Allotment Celtic FC
Willington FC of the Northern League are planning to apply to the Durham Alliance League for entry of a Willington Reserve Team.
Anyone interested in filling the position(s) of Manager / Coach should apply before June 23rd to Bob Nichols (0191 378 1981) or
Rob Lee (01388 747323).
Young Player - Jordan Burke
Senior Player - Liam Whitworth
Top Scorer - Adam Burnicle
Players Player - 1st James Seymour 2nd Adam Comby 3rd Adam Burnicle
Player of the Year - James Seymour
200+ Games - Michael Weston, James Seymour, Stephen Howe.
Goal of the Season - Michael Weston
Supporters Player - 1st James Seymour 2nd Adam Burnicle 3rd Stephen Howe.