Category Archives: Match Reports

Lang Jacks Topple The Stan

Whickham 4-1 Heaton Stannington Whickham produced a phenomenal performance on Friday night to beat an in-form Heaton Stannington side 4-1 at The Glebe. The visitors took the lead early in the first half through Jordan Lashley and Whickham equalised on the stroke of half time through Kyle Patton. A second half hat trick from Nathan […]

Lang Jacks earn hard-fought point on the road against Sunderland RCA

Whickham started 2023 with a point after coming from behind to draw 1-1 against a well-organised Sunderland RCA team. WRITES ADAM TONES. Denver Morris opened the scoring five minutes before half-time after being perfectly placed to deflect Nathan Lawrence’s off-target shot into the back of Nathan Harker’s net.   Whickham levelled the scores when Lawrence diverted […]

Lang Jacks edged out in Yorkshire

Northallerton Town 2-1 Whickham Whickham were just edged out on their trip to North Yorkshire as they were beaten 2-1 by Northallerton. The hosts scored their two goals in the first half through Matthew Waters and Charlie Graham. Whickham pulled one back in the second half after Scott Robson’s strike. The game started slowly with […]

Guisborough come from behind to punish Whickham

It was a tale of two halves at a cold King George V Ground as Guisborough Town came from a goal down to claim a hard-fought victory against Whickham. WRITES ADAM TONES. Lee Haldane took charge of Whickham for the first time, with his team dominating most of the match but failing to capitalise on their […]

Rampant Whickham brush aside young South Shield team in the Durham Challenge Cup

Whickham booked their place in the Durham Challenge Cup quarter-finals with a convincing 5-2 victory over a youthful South Shields side. WRITES ADAM TONES. Matty Pattison took interim charge of the Lang Jacks for the final time with new manager Lee Haldane casting an eye over his squad from a distance.  Scott Robson, Jamie Dunn, and […]

Whickham brush aside Crook to claim victory at Millfield

Whickham produced arguably one of their best performances of the season claiming all three points under the watch of caretaker manager Matty Pattison. WRITES ADAM TONES. The Lang Jacks, who are without a manager following the mid-week departure of popular figure Tony Fawcett; remained professional and secured a 3-0 away victory at Millfield.   Sam Dibb-Fuller […]

Whickham dominate to clinch deserved victory against Redcar

Whickham produced an all-round perfect team performance to bounce back from a mid-week defeat and take all three points against Redcar Athletic at a wet First Mortgage Glebe. WRITES ADAM TONES. Jamie Dunn opened the scoring from close range before Sam Dibb-Fuller doubled the home team’s advantage five minutes before half time.  The hosts started on […]

Defeat at Ashington

Whickham were beaten 4-1 at Ashington on Tuesday night. Ben Harmison and Andrew Cartwright put the visitors two goals ahead going into the break. A Garon Garside own goal and Craig Spooner scored in the second half for the home side whilst Dale Burrell scored for the Lang Jacks. Whickham had some notable absentees with […]

Stalemate at Seaham

Whickham played out a goalless draw on the Durham coast against Seaham Red Star on Saturday. There were few chances for either team in what was a high tempo encounter. A point sees Whickham sit 11th in the division but with games in hand on those above. The game started with very few chances for […]

Poor Lang Jacks exit FA Vase

Whickham’s FA Vase run ended abruptly after a 3-1 away defeat to Holker Old Boys at the Handmark Engineering Stadium. WRITES ADAM TONES. Holker scored two first-half goals through William McGladdery and Nathan Reid before a late second-half penalty deep into injury time from Samuel Joel sealed victory.  Nathan Greenwood pulled a goal back for […]