Tag Archives: Football

DRAMATIC WINNER KEEPS VASE DREAM ALIVE

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 […]

MATCH PREVIEW: Sunderland RCA return to The Glebe

Sunderland RCA return to the First Mortgage Glebe for the second time in 16 days following last month’s FA Cup tie. The Lang Jacks are looking to put Saturday’s FA Cup heartbreak behind them after a 97th minute winner at Bamber Bridge ended the hope of a cup run. The tie in August was a […]

Lacklustre Lang Jacks fall to home defeat

Whickham suffered their second defeat of the season at the hands of Newcastle Benfield on Tuesday night at the Glebe. WRITES CHRIS MILLS. The visitors took control in the first half with goals from Ben Dibb-Fuller and Paul Brayson to lead at the break. A Newcastle Benfield own goal brought us back into the game […]

MATCH REVIEW: Lang Jacks welcome Newcastle Benfield to The First Mortgage Glebe.

Whickham return to league action tonight as Newcastle Benfield make the short journey to The Glebe. WRITES CHRIS MILLS. The Lang Jacks are looking to achieve their fourth win in just ten days with a win against Benfield. The visitors sit eighth in the EBAC Northern League with their only defeat coming back on the […]

Match Preview – FA Vase journey starts with a trip to Jarrow

Whickham enter the FA Vase First Qualifying Round on Saturday as they make the journey to Jarrow. The Lang Jacks are looking for a second cup tie triumph in the space of a week. Tony Fawcett will welcome back Dale Burrell following the completion of his suspension. There may also be a recall for captain […]

Whickham FC vs West Auckland Town – Match Preview

Attention turns back to the EBAC Northern League on Tuesday evening as West Auckland Town make the journey to the banks of the River Tyne. WRITES CHRIS MILLS. The Lang Jacks go into the tie after beating Sunderland RCA 4-0 in the FA Cup preliminary round on Sunday.  The visitors sit eight in the table […]

Whickham v Sunderland RCA – Lang Jacks look for immediate response in the cup

After suffering a first defeat of the season in midweek, Whickham turn their attention back to the FA Cup as they take on Sunderland RCA on Sunday afternoon. These two sides are no strangers to each other of course, with both of them in the same division, and both will be looking to put one […]

Lang Jacks suffer first league defeat at home under Fawcett

Whickham suffered their first competitive defeat of the season at the hands of Guisborough Town at The Glebe on Tuesday night. WRITES CHRIS MILLS A Jason Blackburn penalty and Joseph Bartliff strike gave the visitors a two-goal advantage before the break. Just after the hour mark Blackburn scored his second to wrap up the points […]