Sassco.co.uk News

Four teams confirmed for Seas…

Four teams confirmed for Season 17.

A total of four teams have been confirmed for Season 17, which will run on four consecutive Tuesdays from the 21st April. Sassco.co.uk - Won a number of cups throughout the...Read More

6-a-side League - 12-04-2015

Season 17 revived in 2015.

Season 17 revived in 2015.

Delighted to announce that Season 17 of the 6-a-side League is to kick off on the 21st April 2015, at Downhill Complex. The last competition took place in 2011. The short league...Read More

6-a-side League - 07-04-2015

Sassco.co.uk 11 Sunderland DF…

Sassco.co.uk 11 Sunderland DFC 10.

Our regular run out against Sunderland DFC was a bit short notice, as their cup game was cancelled. However, two days before the game, the Sassco.co.uk squad was coming together...Read More

11-a-side news items - 28-02-2015

American Outlaws: Brooklyn.

American Outlaws: Brooklyn.

Delighted to announce an initial game should be taking place in Brooklyn against The American Outlaws. Time is to be confirmed, but the date is tentatively scheduled for the 12th September. The...Read More

USA Tour 2015 News and info. - 01-01-2015

All set for New York in Septe…

All set for New York in September 2015.

The tour dates have been confirmed and, so far, three are going, with Gourlay, Dixon and Sangha. Hopefully more can make it, otherwise we'll recruit players from NYC. Opponents haven't...Read More

USA Tour 2015 News and info. - 22-11-2014

Sunderland DFC 2 Sassco.co.uk…

Sunderland DFC 2 Sassco.co.uk 6.

Victory again. Charlie doesn't score. A bit of a headache today, as we had so many drop outs. One by one, Si, Karl and Jase dropped out for varying reasons, while...Read More

11-a-side news items - 21-09-2014

Sunderland DFC v Sassco.co.uk…

Sunderland DFC v Sassco.co.uk - 12:00pm Sunday 21st September

Game is arranged and will take place at lunchtime on the 21st. The venue is the Durham FA at Chester-le-Street Riverside, either grass or 3G. More details will be posted shortly...Read More

11-a-side news items - 11-09-2014

Sassco.co.uk 4 IFF 3 | Sassco…

Sassco.co.uk 4 IFF 3 | Sassco.co.uk 6 IFF 4 | Day 2

Most had late nights (including the Danes), therefore the games on the second day started at lunchtime. Barker had spent the night gurning in the toilet and the sink, which...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 02-08-2014

Sassco.co.uk 5 IFF 12 | Sassc…

Sassco.co.uk 5 IFF 12 | Sassco.co.uk 5 IFF 3 | Day 1

It was Sassco on Tour again. This time, six travelled down to Manchester (including the wife, Pauline), and the venue was Copenhagen. The travelling squad list included Davinder Sangha (myself)...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 30-07-2014

New venue: Denmark (DBU) FA H…

New venue: Denmark (DBU) FA Headquarters pitch.

The new venue is the Danish FA (DBU) headquarters, located in Brondby. The pitch is a 3G pitch and is the venue for our four games (two on Friday and...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 21-07-2014

Denmark Tour squad update.

Denmark Tour squad update.

The updated squad is shown for the Denmark Tour 2014, which takes place in Copenhagen. Sassco have been assigned a local based goalkeeper, Musa Binici, but the remaining players come from...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 19-07-2014

Adidas, Gildan and Fruit of t…

Adidas, Gildan and Fruit of the Loom kit from Workwear Express.

Delighted to receive our kit, courtesy of Workwear Express (click here to visit their website). The kit comprises of an Adidas AD060 short sleeve top in red (with black stripes), which has a set...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 17-07-2014

Shirt for the Denmark Tour 20…

Shirt for the Denmark Tour 2014.

It's Adidas again and this time, the AD060 shirt is supplied by Workwear Express, who have a wide variety of sporting garments on their website, www.workwearexpress.com. They will also be adding...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 10-06-2014

Workwear Express to sponsor t…

Workwear Express to sponsor the Denmark Tour 2014.

Delighted to announce that Workwear Express (http://www.workwearexpress.com) are sponsoring the Denmark Tour 2014 and will be supplying the team with the kit. More details will be posted shortly, but the kit...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 08-06-2014

6-a-side memory lane.

6-a-side memory lane.

Classic transcript from a 6-a-side game between Sassco.co.uk and Wearview Elite in 2005 (6-a-side Season 7). Neil Middlemiss ready to take a free kick against Sangha and Gourlay in a two...Read More

6-a-side League - 31-05-2014

Denmark Itinerary.

Denmark Itinerary.

25th July - Friday 05:30 Leave Sunderland/Durham 08:00 Airport Parking (TBC) 10:45 Manchester to Copenhagen - Easyjet 1985 13:40 Arrive in Copenhagen 14:40 Check in hotel Park Inn Radisson 16:00 Travel to DBU Headquarters, Brondby...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 30-05-2014

USA 2015 Official Soccerball

USA 2015 Official Soccerball

Very pleased to announce the official ball for the 2015 tour in the United States. This pays homage to the classic NASL balls produced in the 70's and 80's. It's early...Read More

USA Tour 2015 News and info. - 28-05-2014

Tim Gillespie pays his hotel …

Tim Gillespie pays his hotel costs!

Amazingly, Tim Gillespie transferred £153, which means that (unless it's an expensive fob off) he'll be making a first appearance since his spectacular goal drove Sassco on to victory in...Read More

Denmark Tour 2014 News and info. - 12-05-2014

Sunderland AFC News

Advocaat: Palace pace too muc…

Dick Advocaat said Sunderland could not deal with the pace of Crystal Palace after seeing his side beaten 4-1.

11-04-2015

Bolasie treble stuns Sunderla…

Crystal Palace stunned Sunderland with three goals in five minutes en route to a 4-1 win at the Stadium of Light.

11-04-2015

Sunderland boss demands focus

Dick Advocaat has told his Sunderland players to forget their derby victory and concentrate on avoiding relegation.

10-04-2015

Sunderland v Palace preview

Team news ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between Sunderland and Crystal Palace at the Stadium of Light.

10-04-2015

Vergini in line for new deal

Santiago Vergini has revealed he will be offered a two-year permanent contract at Sunderland if they avoid relegation.

09-04-2015

Krul hits back over criticism

Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul has hit back at Jamie Carragher, insisting his criticism was “not justified”.

05-04-2015

Advocaat: 'We deserved win'

Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat praised the effort of his side in their 1-0 Wear-Tyne derby win over Newcastle.

05-04-2015

Defoe: Unbelievable feeling

An emotional Jermain Defoe said it was an 'unbelievable feeling' to secure victory in the Wear-Tyne derby with a superb volley.

05-04-2015

Defoe stunner wins derby

Jermain Defoe's volley sent Sunderland to their fifth straight Wear-Tyne derby win over Newcastle with a 1-0 victory.

05-04-2015