Consett get an away draw against North Shields in the League Cup quarter-finals

Consett were tonight handed an away draw at North Shields in the quarter-finals of the Mitre Brooks Mileson Northern League Cup.

The game will take place at the Daren Persson Stadium, on a date to be arranged, due to our FA Vase commitments.

The rest of the draw is:

Whickham/Guisborough Town v West Auckland Town

Shildon v West Allotment Celtic

Newcastle Benfield v Newton Aycliffe

Consett have met the Robins three times before in the league cup, with the following results:

74/75 1st Round Consett 0 North Shields 3

79/80 1st Round North Shields 2 Consett 0

80/81 Quarter-final Consett 3 North Shields 1