A Tough Battle at Benfield

Newcastle Benfield 1-2 Whickham FC By Adam Beresford Whickham were back in action at the home of Newcastle Benfield on Tuesday where they walkedaway with a 2-1 victory following a brace from the red hot Scott Robson. The Lang Jacks started the game well and were rewarded just 4 minutes in when Scott Robsonlatched onto […]

Lang Jacks Return To Action With A Defeat

Written by Freddie Armstrong After cancelled games, Christmas and New year celebrations, Whickham started their 2024 by hosting league leaders Bishop Auckland and fell to a 3-1 defeat to The Bishops. Whickham come into this with a spot in the DCC semi final, FA Vase 4th round tie against Blyth Town and also sit 15th […]

Whickham reinstated into FA Vase

Whickham FC have today been reinstated into the FA Vase after the Football Association ruled that Irlam FC had played two ineligible players in Saturday’s third round tie at the First Mortgage Glebe. Irlam won the tie 1-0 but discovered afterwards that two players had not been registered before the deadline. An FA statement said: […]

Quartet Of Signings Captured

We are delighted to announce the signings of Conor Newton, Eddie Thomas, Dan Atkinson and Charlie Aitken. Conor rejoins following a two-year stint at the club when he joined in 2019. The former Newcastle United, Rotherham and St Mirren man has returned to football after leaving South Shields last season. Thomas is a striker who […]

Lang Jacks Battle Past Ashton In Enthralling Vase Clash

Whickham booked their place in the second round of the Isuzu FA Vase after a 4-2 win in Greater Manchester against Ashton Town on Tuesday evening. With only three days notice, we travelled down with 14 players including an 17-year-old Josh Robbins and 16-years-olds Ben Hewitson and Finn Davies. Tom Romano who had looked to […]

New Date For FA Vase Tie

Following Saturday’s postponement of our First Round Isuzu FA Vase tie against Ashton Town, a new date has been set for the clash. We will travel to Greater Manchester on Tuesday 24th October for an 20:00 kick-off. Bus travel with the club is free – leaving at 3pm from The First Mortgage Glebe – and […]

Welcome Back Dan Lister

We are delighted to announce the signing of goalkeeper Dan Lister from Whitley Bay. The shot-stopper joins the club to take the number one shirt. After signing Lister said: “It’s great to have signed for my home town club. “I’m looking forward to the rest of the season and hopefully I can help bring success […]

FA Vase Trip To Greater Manchester Awaits

This weekend we travel to Ashton Town in the Isuzu FA Vase First Round. The hosts compete in The North West Counties Football League Division One North and currently sit fifth. It is the same league that Holder Old Boys sit third in, the side that knocked us out of the competition last year after […]

Birtley Win Local Bragging Rights

Whickham were beaten 2-0 by Birtley Town at The Arrowmark Home Improvements Stadium on Friday evening. A goalless first-half and then Liam Wotherspoon and Alex Francis goals in the second-half gave the home side three points. The first 45 minutes saw few chances for either side and the ball was in the middle third of […]

Lang Jacks Visit The Steakhouse

On Tuesday evening we travel to The Alexandra Steakhouse Stadium to take on Seaham Red Star in EBAC Northern League Division One. Seaham bounced back from a 5-0 defeat at Heaton Stannington last time out in league, to beat Sunderland RCA in the Isuzu FA Vase on Saturday. The Star welcomed back manager Mark Collingwood […]