Category Archives: Match Previews

Lang Jacks travel to Northallerton

Whickham make the long journey south to North Yorkshire on Saturday to take on Northallerton Town. The hosts sit 15th in the league after a slow start to the campaign, however they have won their last two games in all competitions. Top scorer Nathan Stephenson has 10 goals so far in the league from midfield. […]

Cup Test against South Shields

After a 10 day break due to excessive rain, we return to action in the Durham Challenge Cup 2nd round. Shields travel to The Glebe with a young squad as they’ll simultaneously be in league action against Bamber Bridge. The tie was initially meant to be played last Tuesday but a waterlogged pitch postponed the […]

The Lang Jacks travel to Crook

Whickham travel to Crook Town on Saturday off the back of a dominant display last time out against Redcar. In what has been a disappointing couple days following the departure of Tony Fawcett and his team, managerless Whickham will be looking to continue where they left off. The Lang Jacks will have some absentees, including […]

The Steelmen visit The Glebe

After a two game absence, Whickham return home on Saturday as we face Redcar Athletic in the EBAC Northern League. The visitors sit one place below us in 12th and were beaten 6-2 at home to Newcastle Benfield on Saturday. Redcar games this season have rarely been dull with 67 goals having been scored in […]

Midweek Ashington Test Looms

Whickham travel up the Northumberland coast to Ashington on Tuesday evening in the EBAC Northern League. The hosts have only played 11 league games so far this season due to a phenomenal FA Cup run to the 4th qualifying round. They still do however sit 6th with six games in hand on league leaders Bishop […]

Seaham Red Star test awaits

Whickham will make the journey to the Durham Coast this weekend as we take on Seaham Red Star.  Red Star have had a tough campaign so far having won just two league games and sit second bottom. A tough test will await however with the hosts not doing any worse losing by more than one […]

Cumbrian Cup Trip Coming Up

The Isuzu FA Vase returns this weekend as Whickham travel to the tip of the Furness peninsula to take on Holker Old Boys. The Cumbrian side play in the North West Counties league, in which they sit in 6th place – one below the play-off spots. Glyn Dixon’s side have been prolific in front of […]

Thornaby travel to The Glebe

Midweek action returns as Whickham play their third consecutive game at The Glebe, as Thornaby make the long journey north on Tuesday evening. The visitors, who finished third last season, currently sit second bottom this campaign. They have also taken a three point deduction following the fielding of an ineligible player. Former manager Paul Edwards […]

Carlisle City travel to The Glebe

Carlisle City travel to the First Mortgage Glebe without a win in their previous six Northern League matches. The Cumbrian side sit 10th in the division after winning Division Two last season. City are monitoring the fitness of Dan Kirkup and Jordan Irving who were both forced off last time out against Newcastle Benfield. Although […]

Whickham travel to Whitley Bay

Whitley Bay have enjoyed the start to their EBAC Northern league campaign having suffered just one defeat so far. Whitley sit second in the league behind Bishop Auckland and have a game in hand on teams around them. Elliott Day has found the net in five of his last six games for the team from […]