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Wilf Kielty (Coach)
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An illustrious player for the robins spanning 3 decades. He later managed the club taking them out the wearside league. A popular and reliable figure to have around the place.
Sponsor:  Alan Matthews
Jon McDonald (Manager)
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Former West Allotment Celtic manager. Jon has previously assisted FA Vase winner Nicky Gray at Morpeth Town and Seaton Delaval
Sponsor:  North Shields Quality Butchers
Mark Scott (Coach)
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Mark worked under John King during South Shields successful promotion push in 2015/16, and he has a UEFA A coaching licence.
Sponsor:  Ersilia & Crescenzo Iannotta
Brian Smith (Coach)
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Experienced central defender signed from Whitley Bay having played throughout North Tyneside. A rock at the back. Also played for Ashington & Blyth Spartans.
Sponsor:  Quadrant Leisure CiC
Gareth Bainbridge (Forward) Starts 131 (+45 Sub), 133 Goals
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A Shields legend of the modern era, Gareth has delivered crucial goals at venues including Wembley and St James Park. Since joining from Ashington Gareth and Shields have went from strength to strength.
Sponsor:  Sean Taylor
Brad Brooking (Defender) Starts 19 (+5 Sub)
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A pacey defender, full-back Brad joined from Durham City in November. A Vase winner with Dunston UTS and previously a regular at Whitley Bay, the 26-year-old is a fine addition to the back four.
Sponsor:  Joe and Sam Cave
Ryan Carr (Forward) Starts 74 (+46 Sub), 31 Goals
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Nippy attacker who progressed through the ranks at AFC Farsley. Now playing in his native North East he's an excellent acquisition.
Sponsor:  Daytona Dave
Curtis Coppen (Defender) Starts 120 (+12 Sub), 15 Goals
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Highly rated strapping 6ft+ utility player and fans favorite. Formally on the books of Gateshead FC. Curtis also chips in with vital goals.
Sponsor:  David Paterson
Michael Dixon (Midfield)
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Recent signing, the former Dunston UTS and Ashington man who won the FA Vase with Dunston, adds valuable experience to the North Shields squad
Sponsor:  Daytona Dave
Jack Donnison (Defender) Starts 142 (+19 Sub), 4 Goals
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A young solid full back who's energy and love of a tackle has made him a favorite at Shields. Has become a consistent performer in defence but also moving forward.
Sponsor:  Mike Taylor
Adam Forster (Midfield) Starts 157 (+20 Sub), 9 Goals
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An awesome young talent. Played for Blyth Spartans in 2011/12. Great on the ball, without the ball and getting the ball back. Wrote himself into the history books with the 2015 Wembley winner.
Sponsor:  Terry Reed, Paul Reed and Anthony Reed
Kyle Hayes (Goalkeeper) Starts 36
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A great signing for Shields. Kyle is one of the top non league keepers in the region. A great shot stopper whose previous clubs include Shildon and Whitley Bay.

Sponsor:  Trevor Campbell
Dean Holmes (Forward) Starts 190 (+45 Sub), 86 Goals
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Signed from Heaton Stannington having been top scorer in the Northern Alliance during 2010-11. Having scored on his Shields debut, Dean also chipped in with vital strikes during the 2015 Vase winning season. Briefly moved to Blyth Spartans but quickly returned to the Robins.
Sponsor:  John Lillford
Kevin Hughes (Defender) Starts 218 (+8 Sub), 7 Goals
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Proud captain who lifted the FA Vase on that famous May afternoon in 2015. A rock solid defender, Kevin previously played for West Allotment.
Sponsor:  John Matthews
Joe Kerridge (Forward) (+2 Sub)
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Joe is a young striker who was recently signed from Easington Colliery. He was previously on the books of Newcastle United's academy.
Sponsor:  Dave Thompson
Marc Lancaster (Defender) Starts 69 (+5 Sub), 3 Goals
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Signed from Morpeth Town, a solid defender and a handy addition when pushing forward. What he lacks in height he makes up for in pace.
Sponsor:  Quadrant Leisure CiC
James Luccock (Midfield)
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Coxy has recently re-signed for the Robins from Dunston UTS after two previous spells with us, in which he scored 40 goals in 188 appearances. A welcome addition to the squad and a player held in high regard at North Shields
Sponsor:  The Wynn Family
Lee Mason (Forward) Starts 48 (+12 Sub), 30 Goals
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Signed from Whitby Town in 2016, cultured attack-minded midfielder ‘Masa’ was previously a regular higher up the pyramid, the ex-Hartlepool United man turning out for Blyth Spartans and the Seasiders.
Sponsor:  Karyl Tomaselli
Sean McCafferty (Goalkeeper) Starts 69
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Experienced and solid keeper in his second spell with the Robins. Has played for Bedlington Terriers and Whitley Bay of late. Also a decent cricketer.
Sponsor:  The Spring Gardens
Craig McFarlane (Defender) Starts 11 (+3 Sub), 4 Goals
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Craig joined from Whitley Bay and racked up nearly 300 appearances for our near neighbours. A reliable defender, Craig is a three time FA Vase winner and also played for Bedlington Terriers.
Sponsor:  Michael Rose & Tim Lewis
Michael McKeown (Midfield) Starts 106 (+22 Sub), 10 Goals
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Quick, attacking midfielder who played for Sunderland at youth level where he played alngside Jordan Henderson. Adds goals to our midfield, popular with the supporters.
Sponsor:  Hayden Shannon
Gary Ormston (Midfield) Starts 79 (+9 Sub), 10 Goals
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A goalscoring midfielder who is comfortable across the centre of the park. His experience will bring on the younger players and his 100% attitude will be a huge plus this season.
Sponsor:  Daytona Ruby
Jordan Summerly (Defender) Starts 51 (+21 Sub), 4 Goals
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Man of the match on his debut and scored a great goal. Came through Monkseaton Academy, a real gem of an attacking defender.
Sponsor:  Graham New
Robert Taylor (Forward) Starts 15 (+18 Sub), 2 Goals
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An exciting wide player who returned recently from the USA. A threat from either side with his positivity in possession.
Sponsor:  Dewhirst Mill
Daniel Wilson (Forward) Starts 49 (+24 Sub), 21 Goals
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A forward who's equally as comfortable with his back to goal or at goal. A great lad who will score goals. Signed from Dunston UTS.
Sponsor:  Daytona Ruby