Category Archives: Match Previews

Whickham welcome West Allotment Celtic

Whickham return to action this weekend as they welcome West Allotment Celtic to The Glebe after the recent hiatus in football following the death of HM Queen Elizabeth II. The fixture could see some players return to the squad following time on the sidelines. Tony Fawcett will be looking to change the Lang Jacks fortunes […]

MATCH PREVIEW: Sunderland RCA return to The Glebe

Sunderland RCA return to the First Mortgage Glebe for the second time in 16 days following last month’s FA Cup tie. The Lang Jacks are looking to put Saturday’s FA Cup heartbreak behind them after a 97th minute winner at Bamber Bridge ended the hope of a cup run. The tie in August was a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Heaton Stannington v Whickham – Lang Jacks look for another win on the road

After beating Pickering Town earlier in the week, Tony Fawcett’s side travel to Heaton Stannington on Friday evening looking to continue their good early season form. The Lang Jacks ran out 2-0 winners on Tuesday evening in a performance that saw them keep their winning record intact, moving up a position to second in the […]

Pickering Town vs Whickham FC: Lang Jacks hit the road looking to maintain hot start

After a perfect start to the season so far, Whickham travel to Pickering Town tonight looking to keep up their impressive early season form. Whickham enter the game in third position, level on points with Ashington AFC and Bishop Auckland ahead of them, only trailing on goal difference. 5 teams have a perfect record so […]

Whickham v Frickley Athletic: Lang Jacks face stern test in FA Cup opener

After a solid start to their league campaign, Whickham turn their attention to the FA Cup with Frickley Athletic the visitors to The Glebe on Sunday afternoon in the first Extra Preliminary Round. Whickham currently sit third in Division 1 of the Northern League, after beating Crook Town and Tow Law Town to start the […]