County Cup Finals 2023-24

County Cup final appointments 2023-2024

Congratulations to all the Durham FA Referees who have received a County Cup Final appointment this season.

North West Durham Charity Cup Final 

Consett Scotch Arms v Consett Steel Club 

Friday 26th April 2024 - 7:45pm Kick off 

Venue - Consett AFC, Belle Vue

Referee – Jordan Nicholson 

Assistants – Dan Riddle & Dan Armory

Reserve Referee – Aaron Hillier 


Bishop Auckland Heart Foundation Cup Final 

Sedgefield St Edmunds v Eppleton

Friday 10th May 2024 – 7.15pm Kick off 

Venue – Norton & Stockton Ancients

Referee – Kris Middleton

Assistants – Ryan Ashton & Ian Thompson 

Reserve Referee - TBC


DCFA Youth Minor U16 Cup Final 

Middleton Rangers v Seaton Carew Lions

Tuesday 23rd April 2024 - 6pm KO 

Venue – Norton & Stockton Ancients 

Referee – Owen Andre 

Assistants – Martin Dunn & Matthew Kerr 

Reserve Referee – Chinedu Nezianya 


DCFA Challenge Cup Final 

Whickham v West Auckland

Wednesday 24th April 2024 - 7.30pm KO 

Venue - Stadium of Light, Sunderland 

Referee – Mark Bell 

Assistants – Paul Newhouse & Michael Burrows

Reserve Referee – Chris Ellis



DCFA Women’s Cup Final 

Norton & Stockton Ancients v Sunderland Ladies 2nds

Thursday 25th April 2024 – 7.30pm KO 

Venue - Hetton Centre

Referee – Kevin McKitterick  

Assistants – Rachel Martin & Brian Laing 

Reserve Referee – Victoria Davison


DCFA Youth Cup Final 

Spennymoor Town Knights v Gateshead FC Performance

Saturday 27th April 2024 – 12noon Kick off 

Venue – Ford Hub 

Referee – Alex Atchison

Assistants – David Moody & Callum Drakesmith

Reserve Referee – Sam Goodwin


DCFA U12s Girls Cup Final 

Beamish Youth Lionesses v Darlington FC Feetham

Saturday 27th April 2024 – 10am Kick off 

Venue – Ford Hub 

Referee -Yasmin Otterson 

Assistants – Imogen Green & Isobelle Doran 


DCFA U14s Girls Cup Final 

Newton Aycliffe Youth Angels v Hetton Juniors

Saturday 27th April 2024 – 11.30am Kick off 

Venue – Ford Hub 

Referee -Chris Shield 

Assistants – Scott Tate & Adam Wilding

DCFA U18 Cup Final 

Hartlepool FC Youth U17 v Darlington FC Quakers


Venue – Norton & Stockton Ancients 

Referee – Richard Goodman 

Assistants – Richard Timm & Phil Henderson 

Reserve Referee – Declan Ward


DCFA Sunday Cup Final 

Easington Colliery v Witton Park Rose & Crown

Thursday 2nd May 2024 – 7.30pm KO

Venue – Hetton Centre 

Referee – Matthew Morton 

Assistants – Dan Maguire & Karl Barron 

Reserve Referee – Matthew Davidson


DCFA Minor Cup Final 

Middlestone Moor v Winlaton Community

Friday 3rd May 2024 – 7.30pm KO  

Venue - Hetton Centre

Referee – Courtney Mole 

Assistants – Jamie Pitt & Aaron Beswick 

Reserve Referee – Michael Weston


DCFA U16s Girls Cup Final 

Stockton Town v Boldon CA Colts

Saturday 4th May 2024 – 11.15am KO

Venue – Ford Hub 

Referee – Reece Waller

Assistants – Tai Waterston & Kieran Walton 

Reserve Referee – Brandon Grimes 


DCFA U13 Cup Final 

Hebburn Town Hornets v Hartlepool FC Youth Blues

Tuesday 14th May 2024 – 6pm KO

Venue – Norton & Stockton Ancients 

Referee – Mathew Thornton 

Assistants – Matt Wooff & Daniel Quinn 

DCFA U14 Cup Final 

Spennymoor Town Shields v Washington Association Tigon

Friday 3rd May 2024 – 6pm KO

Venue – Ford Hub 

Referee – Harry Foster-Boyd 

Assistants – Flynn Haines & Liam Russell 

DCFA Trophy Final 

Darlington Town v Winlaton Community 

Venue - TBC 

Referee – Tyler Dutton

Assistants – Nathan Alexander & Charlie Armstrong

Reserve Referee – Reagan Webber