Category Archives: Match Previews

Match Preview – Whickham FC vs Crook Town 

The Lang Jacks welcome Crook Town to the First Mortgage Glebe for their first home match of the season.  Tony Fawcett’s team started their season off in fine form with a 3-0 away victory against Tow Law Town on Saturday.  Goals from Kaleb Young, Joey Smith and Stephen Hall wrapped up all three points. Meanwhile, […]

Northern League football is back – Match Preview – Tow Law Town vs Whickham FC 

Tow Law welcome Whickham to Ironworks Road for their first match back in the Ebac Northern League Division One on Saturday afternoon. The teams will be looking to pick up from where they left off last season having both had successful campaigns.  Whickham come into the match having played six pre-season friendlies. The Lang Jacks […]

Lang Jacks look to finish the season off strong in their final home match.

Whickham will take to the First Mortgage Glebe pitch for the final time this season on Saturday as they welcome Guisborough Town in the Ebac Northern League. WRITES ADAM TONES. Tony Fawcett’s team will be looking to finish the season unbeaten at home since his arrival back in October.  The Lang Jacks recorded an impressive […]

Northallerton v Whickham: Lang Jacks look for immediate response to Saturday’s disappointment

After suffering their first defeat of the calendar year at the hands of Seaham last time out, Whickham look for a quick response as they travel to face Northallerton in their penultimate away fixture of the season. With Wednesday’s opponents sitting a lowely 17th in the Ebac Northern League, manager Tony Fawcett and the lads […]

Seaham v Whickham: Lang Jacks search for another win on the road

After an impressive win at home on Tuesday evening, Whickham travel to Seaham on Saturday looking to continue their impressive form ahead of the end of the season. With Tuesday evening’s win propelling the Lang Jacks to 8th in the table with a game in hand on Ashington above them, Tony Fawcett will be hoping […]

Lang Jacks look to stretch their unbeaten run to ten as Benfield visit the Glebe next

Whickham return to the First Mortgage Glebe on Tuesday evening in their penultimate home match of the season as they welcome Newcastle Benfield.  The home team’s last fixture was a 1-0 victory away to Penrith last Wednesday.  Ross Peareth’s goal 10 minutes from time sent the Lang Jacks home with all three points and stretched […]

Penrith v Whickham: Lang Jacks face away test to Penrith

After securing a draw at the weekend against 2nd placed North Shields, Whickham face another away day on Wednesday evening against a Penrith side who are languishing towards the bottom of the table. Wednesday evening’s hosts are 18th in the table, but are coming off a dramatic 4-3 win at the weekend over Billingham Town, […]

Two of the leagues in-form teams go head-to-head for three crucial points

Whickham are back on the road in the Ebac Northern League, as they make the trip to the Daren Persson Stadium to face in form North Shields.  The hosts were in action in midweek, scoring a last-minute winner at home to Newcastle Benfield.  Whickham made the journey to Sunderland Ryhope last Saturday, producing a brilliant […]

Sunderland Ryhope C.W V Whickham: Lang Jacks look for immediate response

After a heartbreaking loss in the cup on Tuesday evening, the Lang Jacks look to bounce back immediately on the road against Ryhope CW on Saturday afternoon. After being down to 10 men for the majority of the game on Tuesday, the lads once again showed their resolve and great attitude to fight back from […]

Whickham v West Auckland Town: Lang Jacks look to bounce back with a win

After fighting back from behind at the weekend to gain a point against Thornaby, The Lang Jacks now turn their attention to their next game, with West Auckland Town the visitors to the Glebe on Tuesday evening in the First Division Cup. Once again, while manager Tony Fawcett will be happy with the fight and […]