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Darlington hope for another three-point haul

9:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Darlington today aim to collect three points for the second time in two days having finally been awarded a victory from their abandoned opening game of the season.

Darlington awarded three points

The Northern Echo:

11:36am Friday 19th September 2014

Darlington have been awarded three points by Evo-Stik League officials following their abandoned game with Warrington Town on the first day of the season.

Darlington will be test for Salford City, believes former Manchester United defender Gary Neville

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Friday 19th September 2014

Salford City visit the North-East tomorrow when they face Darlington at Heritage Park. In an exclusive interview, Ray Simpson spoke to Gary Neville, one of Manchester United’s Class of ’92 who are backing the Evo-Stik First Division club.

Quakers blown apart by Blyth strikers

The Northern Echo:

10:06pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Blyth strikers Dan Maguire and Robbie Dale showed Quakers how to take their chances as Darlington crashed out of the FA Cup at Croft Park last night.

Teenager Cocks in from the start, Hatch to play at the back

The Northern Echo:

7:36pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Teenager Adam Cocks comes into the Darlington side as one of three changes to the team that drew with Blyth at the weekend.

Tricky trip to Skelmersdale awaits Quakers if they see off Blyth

The Northern Echo: PRE-SEASON: Martin Gray’s Darlington welcome Sunderland to Heritage Park this afternoon

10:18am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A TRIP to Evo-Stik Premier League leaders Skelmersdale United lies in wait if Darlington overcome Blyth Spartans at the second attempt in this evening’s FA Cup replay.

Penalty save denies Darlington

The Northern Echo:

7:26pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Darlington must travel to Blyth Spartans on Tuesday for an FA Cup replay after goalkeeper Peter Jeffries pulled off a tremendous penalty save to deny Terry Galbraith.

Darlington make three changes for Cup tie with Blyth

2:39pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Martin Gray has selected a surprise line-up for today’s FA Cup encounter with Blyth Spartans with Alan White dropping to the bench.

Thompson will return to his best, says Darlington boss

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

At this stage Stephen Thompson had scored three times and Darlington had started the season by banging the goals in.

Darlington midfielder Portas praised by Gray

The Northern Echo: OUTSTANDING: Tom Portas  Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

10:42am Friday 12th September 2014

Martin Gray says Tom Portas’ fitness is a factor in his fine displays in Darlington’s midfield.

Match Analysis: Darlington 1 Farsley 1

The Northern Echo:

1:27pm Thursday 11th September 2014

For the second time in five days Darlington dropped points, quite literally this time. This time manager Martin Gray felt the referee was culpable after conceding a late equaliser that meant his side drew 1-1 with Farsley.

Mitchell returns for Darlington

The Northern Echo:

7:51pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

Adam Mitchell returns to the line-up as one of two Darlington changes for this evening’s game with Farsley at Heritage Park.

Gray wants to see a reaction from team

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

There will be changes to the Darlington side that this evening bids to atone for Saturday’s desperately disappointing defeat at Droylsden.

Crowd trouble blamed for Quaker defeat

8:06am Monday 8th September 2014

Darlington manager Martin Gray blamed a 15 minute interruption by a small minority of troublemaking “fans” for the loss of Quakers’ unbeaten record at the Butchers Arms on Saturday.

Violence breaks out during Darlington defeat at Droylsden

7:08pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Droylsden 2 Darlington 1

Noble in Darlington squad for first time

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Saturday 6th September 2014

NEW SIGNING Ryan Noble is in line to make his Darlington debut at Droylsden today.

Darlington and Blyth face Sunday showdown

The Northern Echo:

12:45pm Friday 5th September 2014

Darlington's FA Cup tie with Blyth Spartans at Heritage Park has been arranged for Sunday, September 14.

Match report: Darlington 3 West Auckland Town 1

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

A hat-trick of set-pieces helped Darlington to come back from a goal down and give them their first FA Cup win since November 2010.

Hat trick of setpieces put Quakers through in FA Cup

9:54pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Darlington 3 West Auckland 1.

Gray: Darlington need to be better in both boxes

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Darlington cannot afford to be so wasteful in front of goal this evening when they are given a second opportunity to overcome West Auckland in the FA Cup.

Missed chances costly for Quakers in FA Cup

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Monday 1st September 2014

Having waited three years to return to the FA Cup, it would’ve been a damn shame to exit the competition after only 90 minutes.

Darlington held to a draw by West in FA Cup comeback

The Northern Echo:

7:17pm Saturday 30th August 2014

West Auckland 1 Darlington 1

Quakers keen for return to Cup action

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

Three years since their last FA Cup tie, Darlington today return to the prestigious knockout competition with the hope of enjoying an extended run.

Quakers ready for return to FA Cup action

The Northern Echo:

12:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Few could have imagined the significance of the occasion when Darlington travelled to Hinckley United on November 1, 2011.

Easy win for Quakers after two visitors sent off in ten minutes

The Northern Echo:

5:38pm Monday 25th August 2014

Darlington easily beat nine man Kendal Town 7-0 at Heritage Park following a bizarre opening to the game.

Quakers misfire in 2-2 draw at Burscough

The Northern Echo: PRE-SEASON: Martin Gray’s Darlington welcome Sunderland to Heritage Park this afternoon

9:00am Monday 25th August 2014

Darlington failed to rediscover their Spennymoor form and rued the loss of two points when they failed to defeat Burscough at Victoria Park.

Brown at the double as Darlington draw at Burscough

The Northern Echo: INJURY: Gary Brown

10:20pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Burscough 2 Darlington 2

Gray happy to have selection dilemma

7:01am Saturday 23rd August 2014

DARLINGTON boss Martin Gray admits he has a selection headache ahead of today’s game at Burscough.

Contrasting emotions for Gray and Ainsley after derby

The Northern Echo:

11:38am Wednesday 20th August 2014

SPENNYMOOR TOWN manager Jason Ainsley admitted last night’s 2-0 EvoStik First Division North derby defeat to Darlington was like watching “men against boys”.

Match Report: Spennymoor 0 Darlington 2

The Northern Echo:

9:43pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

GRAEME ARMSTRONG scored twice as Darlington beat Spennymoor 2-0 in the EvoStik First Division North derby at Brewery Field.

Team news: Spennymoor v Darlington

The Northern Echo:

7:23pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

SPENNYMOOR and Darlington have both named unchanged teams for tonight’s EvoStik First Division North derby at Brewery Field.

Moors and Quakers ready for a big test

The Northern Echo:

9:33am Tuesday 19th August 2014

DARLINGTON manager Martin Gray insists tonight’s derby at Spennymoor’s Brewery Field is no different to any other Evo-Stik League game.

Live North-East Football Live: Saturday, August 16, 2014

The Northern Echo:

11:27am Saturday 16th August 2014

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Warrington could face league charge after refusing to continue game

7:16pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Warrington could be charged by the Evo-Stik League for failing to fulfil a fixture after they refused to re-take the field against Darlington today for “health and safety reasons”.

Darlington ready to get their season underway

The Northern Echo: PRE-SEASON: Martin Gray’s Darlington welcome Sunderland to Heritage Park this afternoon

9:18am Saturday 16th August 2014

DARLINGTON manager Martin Gray is confident his team is ready for the new season - and is backing Quakers to go one better than last season.

Quakers offer cheap admission offer to rival suppoters

The Northern Echo: Pre-season friendly between Darlington and Sunderland at Heritage Park, Bishop Auckland.  Darlington's Stephen Thompson and Sunderland's Valentin Roberge.  Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (8403900)

10:06pm Monday 11th August 2014

DARLINGTON have linked up with Newcastle, Middlesbrough and Sunderland to offer season ticket holders of those clubs the chance to watch the Quakers at reduced prices this season.

Gray: We’re better prepared for second stab at promotion

The Northern Echo:

4:31pm Friday 8th August 2014

ANOTHER year older, another year wiser. That’s Martin Gray’s optimistic method of viewing Darlington’s status as remaining at Step 4 in nonleague after missing out on promotion last season.

Perception of progress differs for North-East clubs

The Northern Echo: RETURN TO BRIGHTON? Gus Poyet

4:15pm Friday 8th August 2014

NEWCASTLE UNITED spent the vast majority of last season in the top half of the table, yet by May, a sizeable section of their support was calling for Alan Pardew’s head.

Gray happy to prolong Darlington's stay at Heritage Park

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Thursday 7th August 2014

Darlington’s wait to return to the town will continue well into the forthcoming season, and because of the new Heritage Park pitch manager Martin Gray would have no qualms about an extended stay at Bishop Auckland.

Places up for grabs in Darlington line-up

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

With one pre-season game to go and the campaign starting a week on Saturday, there remains places up for grabs in Darlington’s starting XI says, manager Martin Gray.

Gray satisfied with Darlington's pre-season preparations

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Monday 4th August 2014

With one pre-season friendly to go, Martin Gray is confident Darlington’s preparations for the new campaign are on track.

Darlington defeated at Whitby

The Northern Echo:

7:24pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Whitby Town 1 Darlington 0

Mitchell ready to leave "tippy-tappy" football behind

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

After agreeing a permanent return to Darlington, Adam Mitchell is looking forward to stepping up to playing regularly in competitive football with promotion at stake.

Gray delighted to bring Mitchell back to Darlington

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Monday 28th July 2014

Martin Gray lauded the arrival of new signing Adam Mitchell, and admitted he hopes his latest signing goes on to bigger and better things.

Robinson returns for Darlington

The Northern Echo:

9:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Jordan Robinson returns for Darlington’s friendly today against his former club Billingham Synthonia.

Darlington draws in first round of Doodson Sports League Challenge Cup

10:52am Thursday 24th July 2014

The first round draw for the Doodson Sports League Challenge Cup was made yesterday and it saw Darlington paired with Whitby Town. The game will take place at Heritage Park on Wednesday, November 12.

Darlington hoping to bring Mitchell back to the club

9:51am Monday 21st July 2014

DARLINGTON have welcomed Adam Mitchell back into the fold and are hoping to re-sign him before the season.

Match Report: Darlington 1 Sunderland 5

The Northern Echo:

5:11pm Saturday 19th July 2014

SUNDERLAND kicked off their pre-season preparations with a successful run out as they claimed a 5-1 win over Darlington at Heritage Park.

Darlington ready for Sunderland test

The Northern Echo: PRE-SEASON: Martin Gray’s Darlington welcome Sunderland to Heritage Park this afternoon

7:03am Saturday 19th July 2014

DARLINGTON manager Martin Gray hopes his players will “rise to the occasion” when they welcome Sunderland to Heritage Park this afternoon.

Quakers to face Spennymoor in opening week of new season as Evo-Stik League fixtures announced

The Northern Echo:

6:29pm Thursday 17th July 2014

NEIGHBOURS Darlington and Spennymoor Town will play each other in the opening week of the 2014-15 season in the Evo-Stik League First Division North.



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