Monthly Archives: August 2022

Lacklustre Lang Jacks fall to home defeat

Whickham suffered their second defeat of the season at the hands of Newcastle Benfield on Tuesday night at the Glebe. WRITES CHRIS MILLS. The visitors took control in the first half with goals from Ben Dibb-Fuller and Paul Brayson to lead at the break. A Newcastle Benfield own goal brought us back into the game […]

MATCH REVIEW: Lang Jacks welcome Newcastle Benfield to The First Mortgage Glebe.

Whickham return to league action tonight as Newcastle Benfield make the short journey to The Glebe. WRITES CHRIS MILLS. The Lang Jacks are looking to achieve their fourth win in just ten days with a win against Benfield. The visitors sit eighth in the EBAC Northern League with their only defeat coming back on the […]

Lang Jacks comfortably cruise into the next round of the FA Vase

Whickham booked their place in the FA Vase Second Qualifying round after a comfortable 4-0 victory over Jarrow in the Perth Green sunshine.  After an uneventful first half in which both teams created very little, Whickham dominated the majority of the second half and deservedly came out on top after a well-organised display.  Scott Robson […]

Match Preview – FA Vase journey starts with a trip to Jarrow

Whickham enter the FA Vase First Qualifying Round on Saturday as they make the journey to Jarrow. The Lang Jacks are looking for a second cup tie triumph in the space of a week. Tony Fawcett will welcome back Dale Burrell following the completion of his suspension. There may also be a recall for captain […]

Clinical Lang Jacks back to winning ways

Whickham returned to winning ways with a hard-fought win against West Auckland Town on Tuesday evening. WRITES CHRIS MILLS. Scott Robson opened the scoring in the first half and new signing Garon Garside grabbed a goal on his debut after the break. The three points see Whickham climb to 3rd in the league table with […]

Whickham FC vs West Auckland Town – Match Preview

Attention turns back to the EBAC Northern League on Tuesday evening as West Auckland Town make the journey to the banks of the River Tyne. WRITES CHRIS MILLS. The Lang Jacks go into the tie after beating Sunderland RCA 4-0 in the FA Cup preliminary round on Sunday.  The visitors sit eight in the table […]

19 years of pain ended as Fawcett’s team advance in the FA Cup

Whickham produced a stellar performance against Sunderland RCA to comfortably advance into the FA Cup First Qualifying Round for the first time in 19 years. WRITES ADAM TONES. The Lang Jacks dominated the match from the first whistle winning 4-0 thanks to goals from Stephen Hall, Jamie Dunn, a bizarre own goal, and Scott Robson.  […]

Whickham v Sunderland RCA – Lang Jacks look for immediate response in the cup

After suffering a first defeat of the season in midweek, Whickham turn their attention back to the FA Cup as they take on Sunderland RCA on Sunday afternoon. These two sides are no strangers to each other of course, with both of them in the same division, and both will be looking to put one […]

Lang Jacks suffer first league defeat at home under Fawcett

Whickham suffered their first competitive defeat of the season at the hands of Guisborough Town at The Glebe on Tuesday night. WRITES CHRIS MILLS A Jason Blackburn penalty and Joseph Bartliff strike gave the visitors a two-goal advantage before the break. Just after the hour mark Blackburn scored his second to wrap up the points […]

Whickham v Guisborough Town – Lang Jacks look to keep good results going

After winning twice way from home last week, Whickham return home to the Glebe where they host Guisborough Town on Tuesday evening. Boss Tony Fawcett saw his side win against Heaton Stannington and Pickering Town that sees the Lang Jacks occupy second place in the league, trailing leaders Ashington AFC only on goal difference. Jamie […]