Tag Archives: Northern League

Newcastle Benfield 2-1 Whickham: Late push from Whickham not enough as Lang Jacks slump to defeat

Whickham fall to second defeat in a row after Newcastle Benfield score in either half to seal the three points at Sam Smith’s Park. The home side took the lead after Connor Walker slotted the ball into the net following a pullback from the right-wing. Benfield then doubled their lead just after the hour mark, […]

West Allotment Celtic 1-2 Whickham: 10-men Lang Jacks grind out first win since August

Whickham defeat bottom of the table West Allotment Celtic following heavy second-half pressure from the hosts. Zak Atkinson put the visitors ahead after 17 minutes, netting his third goal of the season from way outside the area. Ross Peareth was then shown a straight red card for a misjudged challenge early in the second-half. Despite […]

Whickham 1-1 North Shields: Last minute goal denies Lang Jacks three hard-fought points

North Shields remain unbeaten in the league as last gasp equaliser ensures the spoils are split as Whickham are unable to hold on for their first win in three games. The visitors were the more dominant side in the first-half, hitting the woodwork twice including a fine save from James Anderson onto the crossbar from […]

Whickham 2-0 Penrith: The Lang Jacks get first home win of the season with a goal in each half

Whickham were finally able to get their first three points at the First Mortgage Glebe this season after easing past Cumbrian side Penrith. The Lang Jacks had a bright start to the game with Mark Fitzpatrick coming closest to opening the scores with only a heavy touch denying him the opportunity to score after 17 […]

West Auckland 1-2 Whickham: ‘Lang’ Jack Robson brace inspires comeback as Whickham snatch three points

Whickham FC have managed six points out of six over their last two away trips in Durham, with debutant Robbie Williamson creating two goals for Jack Robson as the Lang Jacks turn it around against West Auckland to win 2-1. The home side took the lead after a stalemate in the first-half with a spectacular […]

Bishop Auckland 1-2 Whickham: Two goals, in two minutes secures Lang Jacks’ three points on the road

Whickham FC returned to winning ways after coming from one-nil behind in a quickfire comeback away to Bishop Auckland, thanks to goals from Zak Atkinson and Declan Bisset. The hosts took the lead with less than half-an-hour left to play when Billy Harland met a Lucas Pilling cross at the near post. Bishop’s lead only […]

Thornaby 2-1 Whickham: 10-man spirited Lang Jacks defeated by late blow

Whickham FC’s trip to Teesdale Park ended in defeat with a late goal sinking the 10 men of Whickham after Ross Peareth’s red card. The home side took the lead after the half-hour mark with Luke Hogan netting following a sloppy spell of possession from the Lang Jacks. Zak Atkinson then levelled the scores just […]

Whickham FC sign striker Mark Fitzpatrick

Whickham FC are delighted to reveal the signing of former Dunston UTS striker Mark Fitzpatrick. The forward rejoins the Lang Jacks after spending three seasons with the club’s local rivals. Fitzpatrick joined Dunston after an initial spell with at Whickham, playing in Northern League Division Two with the Lang Jacks, a season before they were […]

Whickham 1-1 Billingham Town: Conor Newton’s opener cancelled out by second half goal as spoils shared

Whickham FC are still looking for there first win of the season after a stalemate at the First Mortgage Glebe. The hosts took the lead after 24 minutes when Conor Newton arrowed the ball into the top corner. The visitors came close on several occasions including a disallowed goal at the beginning of the second […]

Whitley Bay 2-1 Whickham FC: A goal in each half seals Lang Jacks opening day defeat

Whickham fall short on the opening day of the Northern League 2021/22 season after defeat to Whitley Bay at Hillheads Park. The home side took the lead after twelve minutes when Richard Coulson rounded Jack Norton and tapped home. Bay doubled their lead with 20 minutes left courtesy of a long ranged effort from Joseph […]