Two new Colliers make their debuts
Ashington FC manager Ian Skinner handed debuts to Marcus Giles and Jack Desmond at Penrith on Saturday.
Despite the 3-0 defeat in Cumbria, the boss revealed that both players ought to be satisfied with their performances.
“Marcus had a couple of chances in the first ten minutes,” said Skinner, “He managed to get himself one v one against the centre back and beat his man; had a couple of decent efforts which he hit straight at the goalkeeper and then he has had a great little run late in the second half and from a tight angle he’s hit the bar.”
He continued: “Jack has come up from the reserves. I’ve watched him and what I like about him is he wears his heart on his sleeve and what you see is what you get .