Tag Archives: FA Vase

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 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 […]

North East heroes: Whickham FC celebrate 40th anniversary of FA Vase win

Tomorrow it will be four decades since Colin Richardson led the Lang Jacks onto the hallowed Wembley turf, in the hopes of bringing home the FA Vase back to Whickham for the first time in history. This side will always go down in Whickham folklore as they proudly represented their community and became the last […]

MATCH REPORT | Redcar Athletic 2-1 Whickham FC: Whickham crash out of the FA Vase courtesy of two late penalties

Whickham FC were knocked out of the FA Vase in the second round qualifying by Second division side – Redcar Athletic – after two penalties in quick succession sink the Lang Jacks. The visitors took the lead after 11 minutes thanks to in-form striker Zak Atkinson rounding the goalkeeper before netting and seeming in control […]

Willington AFC 0-4 Whickham FC: FA Vase First Qualifying Round | Post-match Reaction + Match Report

Whickham FC advanced comfortably into the next round of the FA Vase after goals from Conor Newton, Scott Robson (2) and Scott McCarthy in a match dominated by the visitors. After dominating the majority of possession early on, Whickham finally broke through a resilient Willington defence five minutes before the break when Scott Robson helped […]

FA Vase | That FA Vase win 40 years ago…

This weekend we face Willington away in the First Qualifying round of the FA Vase and with the 40th anniversary of our FA Vase victory coming up, we thought we’d take you back to the day of the final and reminisce on the last time the FA Vase was brought back up to Whickham. This […]