knowing anything less than three points would see them pipped by their great rivals yet again.
Having lost to the Kestrels in the finals of the PFA Cup and the League Cup already this season, Mark Miller’s side were desperate to set the record straight in the door-die title decider.
And after taking an early lead Saints were just seconds away from snatching the result they needed before Zamir popped up with the equaliser in the second minute of injury time to dash their hopes.
It meant the nip and tuck battle between the sides which has raged all season was ultimately settled with one of the last kicks of the season but Netherton boss James Hooper believes over the course of the campaign his team are worthy winners.
He said: “We knew pretty early on what their game plan was and it seemed to be working for them when they got the early goal and sat deep to defend.
“There was a point when I thought we might not do it as we missed a few chances while Rhys Howden and Will Hodgson both hit the woodwork.
“But we kept going and Amar got that crucial goal at the end to win us the treble.
“We got the double last year but to bow out with three trophies this season has been an amazing achievement and the boys
OUNDLE Under 18s are looking for new players ahead of next season’s top flight campaign.
For more details call Martin Hipwell on 07810 8315227.
VOYAGER are on the hunt for at least four new players ahead of their maiden campaign in theyouth League.
Players interested in joining the city side who will play in the under 15 next term should call manager Dave Setchfield on 07519 467448.