Tag Archives: Football

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 […]

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 […]

Ben Riley steps down as chairman of Whickham Football Club

The club would like to confirm Ben Riley has decided to step down from his role as chairman with Ross Gregory taking over on a full-time basis with immediate effect.  Ben, who has served as chairman since June 2020, will continue to support the club in a commercial role. Ben took over the responsibility of […]

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 […]

Wasteful Lang Jacks rue missed chances

Whickham had to settle for one point in an entertaining but controversial 1-1 draw against Carlisle City at a cold, wet and windy First Mortgage Glebe. WRITES ADAM TONES. The deadlock was broken just six minutes into the second half through Scott Robson’s close-range strike, but Samuel Atkinson rescued a point for the visitors inside the […]

Dominant Lang Jack’s fall to defeat on the road

Whickham slumped to their second defeat of the week away to Whitley Bay in the Ebac Northern League. WRITES ADAM TONES. The Lang Jacks dominated the match from the first whistle, but Tony Fawcett’s team failed to turn their possession into goals.  Whitley Bay opened the scoring on the stroke of halftime through Cameron Brewis.  Scott […]


Whickham produced a stunning second-half performance to clinch victory late on over Albion Sports at the Citadel. WRITES ADAM TONES. The Lang Jacks advanced to the First Round of the FA Vase thanks to a Jamie Dunn brace, Shay Richardson, and an injury-time goal by substitute Nathan Greenwood.  Ryan Clay, Hass Gorji and Helmo Silva […]

Clinical second-half display seals all three points for the Lang Jacks

Whickham produced a brilliant second-half performance to clinch all three points against West Allotment Celtic at the First Mortgage Glebe. WRITES ADAM TONES. Before the match kicked off the teams walked out to the national anthem and a minute’s silence was observed by both clubs to pay their respect to the late Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth […]

Sunderland RCA get revenge on Lang Jacks

Full Time: Whickham FC 0-1 Sunderland RCA Whickham fell to a third defeat in a row after a 1-0 loss at home against Sunderland RCA on Tuesday night. WRITES CHRIS MILLS. Kyle Fryatt’s second goal in as many games was all that separated the two sides. It was the second installment of the fixture this […]