Tag Archives: Match Report

Whickham 3-0 Guisborough Town: Lang Jacks home finale ends in comfortable win

A brace from captain Zak Atkinson and one from his partner in crime Scott Robson ensured the Lang Jacks ended their last game of the season with a comfortable victory over Guisborough Town. After a shaky opening 15 minutes from the home side, Atkinson opened the scoring after a shot by Jamie Dunn landed at […]

Whickham 6-0 Newcastle Benfield: Six of the best for the Lang Jacks as they cruise to victory

Zak Atkinson bagged a hat trick on Tuesday evening as Whickham took care of Newcastle Benfield on Tuesday evening in impressive fashion. The rout started just two minutes in, Dale Burrell’s header forcing a mistake at the back, allowing Jack Robson to capitalise and loop a finish over the keeper from the left hand side […]

North Shields 2 – 2 Whickham: tight affair sees points shared

Scott Robson took his goal tally to 11 for the season as Whickham came away with a point from second placed North Shields in a hotly contested affair. Whickham got off to the perfect start, when after just two minutes Zak Atkinson played Robson in behind the defence, and he cooly slotted home into the […]

Whickham 2-2 West Allotment: snappy game ends in draw for Lang Jacks

A feisty stop start affair on Friday night under the lights saw points shared between Whickham and West Allotment in front of 181 fans at the Glebe. The early exchanges were dominated by lots of 50/50 tackles in midfield, with both teams eager to stamp their authority on proceedings. It was Whickham who struck first, […]

Whickham 5 – 3 Ashington FC: never say die attitude leads to three points for Whickham

Whickham came from behind three times to continue their unbeaten run at home under Tony Fawcett in a game which saw seven second half goals. In a first half where Nathan Greenwood had the opposition defence on strings down the left hand side, Ashington scored from a corner to lead 1-0 at HT. Whickham responded […]

Whickham 1-1 Sunderland RCA – Defences on top as points shared

The Lang Jacks were forced to settle for a point as they were unable to break down Sunderland’s resilient defence on a windy and rainy afternoon at the Glebe. A unusual slow start to the game cost the home side as Sunderland took the lead from a free kick inside the first 15 mins, a […]

Brave Lang Jacks fall short against a tough Spennymoor team

Whickham’s hopes of winning the Durham Challenge Cup were brought to an end, after a 3-0 away defeat to Spennymoor Town on Tuesday evening.  Frank Mulhern scored a brace with his first coming after only two minutes. Luke Spokes rounded off the scoring to put the home team in the hat for the next round.  […]

Dominant Lang Jacks take all three points following impressive display on the road

Whickham were deserved 2-0 winners against Crook Town at The Sir Tom Cowie Millfield ground, after producing a solid professional performance away from home.  The Lang Jacks secured all three points thanks to goals from captain Ross Peareth and striker Scott Robson.  The opening ten minutes were tense with both teams trying to figure each […]

Guisborough Town 3-2 Whickham: Three first-half goals seal Lang Jacks defeat

Whickham suffered their second defeat since October after Guisborough Town defeated the Lang Jacks 3-2 at the King George V’s ground. The visitors took the lead through Conor Newton who’s deflected effort ended up in the back of the net after four minutes Guisborough equalised eight minutes later after Steven Roberts converted his penalty. Roberts […]

Ten-men Whickham too strong for West Auckland

Whickham produced a second-half defensive masterclass after being reduced to ten-men before half-time. The home team holding firm to claim a 2-0 victory at The First Mortgage Glebe. WRITES ADAM TONES. Two goals from Nathan Greenwood including a second half penalty secured all three points for the Lang Jacks. Whickham’s top goal-scorer Zak Atkinson received […]