Club news items from previous seasons are held in the Archive area.
Manager Martin Swales gives his thoughts on Saturday's 1-1 draw at home to West Auckland Town.
Thomas McAloon has been transferred to Consett. Tom played 21 times for RCA since joining last year and scored two goals.
We wish him well at Consett where he is already known to the supporters having played for them previously.
Tonight’s away game at Ashington has been postponed because of floodlight problems at Woodhorn Lane.
We are sorry for the inconvenience and short notice.
The latest addition to the RCA Squad is Alex Storey, a 21 year old central defender who was released in the summer by Sunderland having played regularly in the Under 23 team. He comes highly recommended.
We welcome Alex into the fold and he will be a great asset to the club in the coming seasons.
We are pleased to announce the signing of Josh Gray from Consett FC.
Josh is a left sided midfielder whose previous clubs include: Darlington and Blyth Spartans before playing for a number of Northern League clubs.
Please note that due to results in the FA Vase the following fixtures have been amended.
Saturday 14th September 2019
Sunderland RCA v Bishop Auckland (from 04/04)
Wednesday 4th December 2019
Stockton Town v Sunderland RCA (from 14/09)
The First Qualifying Round of the FA Cup has given us an away tie at either Goole AFC or Dunston FC who replay at Goole on 3rd September 2019.
Please note the following changes of fixtures due to our progression in the FA Cup.
Ashington (Away) will now be played on Tuesday, 17th September 2019 Kick off at 7.30pm
Hebburn Town (Home) will now be played on Wednesday, 25th September 2019, Kick Off 7.30pm
Shildon (Home) will now be played on Saturday, 14th March 2020, Kick off 3.00pm
The game today takes on a different meaning after the tragic loss of Richie Jordan, who played for both clubs and there’ are many close connections from both RCA and CW committees, management, players and supporters. A tragic loss and once again, from everyone connected with both clubs, our condolences go out to Richie’s family and friends at this sad time.