SINGING from the same hymn sheet, Jordan Mellish and Lee Mason agree they and their Blyth Spartans teammates must aim to win their last three games of the season and stake a claim to stay at the club next season.Read
AFTER a "strange but positive" 13 days, John O'Shea says Sunderland must channel the belief Paulo Di Canio has brought to Wearside into the 147th Tyne-Wear derby and extricate themselves from the Premier League relegation fight.Read
Steve Brown is a sports writer, specialising in non-league football. He joined the company in 1999 after two years at the Berwickshire News, and covered Middlesbrough for a decade before his promotion to grassroots sport.
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