Category Archives: Match Reports

Newcastle Benfield 2-1 Whickham: Late push from Whickham not enough as Lang Jacks slump to defeat

Whickham fall to second defeat in a row after Newcastle Benfield score in either half to seal the three points at Sam Smith’s Park. The home side took the lead after Connor Walker slotted the ball into the net following a pullback from the right-wing. Benfield then doubled their lead just after the hour mark, […]

West Allotment Celtic 1-2 Whickham: 10-men Lang Jacks grind out first win since August

Whickham defeat bottom of the table West Allotment Celtic following heavy second-half pressure from the hosts. Zak Atkinson put the visitors ahead after 17 minutes, netting his third goal of the season from way outside the area. Ross Peareth was then shown a straight red card for a misjudged challenge early in the second-half. Despite […]

FA Vase | North Shields 0-0 Whickham (NSH won 4-3 on penalties): Lang Jacks suffer shootout heartbreak

North Shields advance to the next round of the FA Vase after they defeated the Lang Jacks 4-3 on penalties at the Daren Persson Stadium. The visitors came closest early on when Mark Fitzpatrick missed a golden opportunity after getting behind the North Shields backline. A bizarre red card was overturned during the first half-an-hour […]

Whickham 1-1 North Shields: Last minute goal denies Lang Jacks three hard-fought points

North Shields remain unbeaten in the league as last gasp equaliser ensures the spoils are split as Whickham are unable to hold on for their first win in three games. The visitors were the more dominant side in the first-half, hitting the woodwork twice including a fine save from James Anderson onto the crossbar from […]

Whickham 2-0 Penrith: The Lang Jacks get first home win of the season with a goal in each half

Whickham were finally able to get their first three points at the First Mortgage Glebe this season after easing past Cumbrian side Penrith. The Lang Jacks had a bright start to the game with Mark Fitzpatrick coming closest to opening the scores with only a heavy touch denying him the opportunity to score after 17 […]

West Auckland 1-2 Whickham: ‘Lang’ Jack Robson brace inspires comeback as Whickham snatch three points

Whickham FC have managed six points out of six over their last two away trips in Durham, with debutant Robbie Williamson creating two goals for Jack Robson as the Lang Jacks turn it around against West Auckland to win 2-1. The home side took the lead after a stalemate in the first-half with a spectacular […]

Bishop Auckland 1-2 Whickham: Two goals, in two minutes secures Lang Jacks’ three points on the road

Whickham FC returned to winning ways after coming from one-nil behind in a quickfire comeback away to Bishop Auckland, thanks to goals from Zak Atkinson and Declan Bisset. The hosts took the lead with less than half-an-hour left to play when Billy Harland met a Lucas Pilling cross at the near post. Bishop’s lead only […]

Thornaby 2-1 Whickham: 10-man spirited Lang Jacks defeated by late blow

Whickham FC’s trip to Teesdale Park ended in defeat with a late goal sinking the 10 men of Whickham after Ross Peareth’s red card. The home side took the lead after the half-hour mark with Luke Hogan netting following a sloppy spell of possession from the Lang Jacks. Zak Atkinson then levelled the scores just […]

Whickham FC 2-3 Consett AFC: Late FA Cup heartbreak for Lang Jacks as Steelmen come from behind twice

Whickham FC slipped to a 3-2 defeat against Consett at the First Mortgage Glebe in the Extra Preliminary Round of the FA Cup. The Lang Jacks started off brightly taking the lead after 13 minutes through Scott Robson. The visitors soon levelled with Luke Carr cancelling out Robson’s opener two minutes later. Damien Stevens then […]