Tag Archives: Northern League

Mark Convery reflects on Lang Jacks 4-2 defeat in pre-season to Burradon & New Fordley

Following a 2-0 victory over FC United of Newcastle, Whickham FC were defeated in their second pre-season friendly by Burradon & New Fordley after the hosts turned the game around. The Northern Alliance side got off to a fast start with Joe Besford firing the ball home from inside the area in under a minute. […]

Whickham sign left-back Michael Hoganson

Whickham are thrilled to complete the signing of left-back Michael Hoganson as the second new addition to the Lang Jacks squad. The full-back moves to the First Mortgage Glebe for the 2021/22 after leaving fellow Northern League Division One side West Auckland. The experienced defender who originally started off in Newcastle United’s youth setup, began […]

Whickham FC 2021/22 fixture list

With an eight month gap between the last competitive fixture for the Lang Jacks, the awaited fixture list for the 2021/22 season has now been released. We won’t have to wait long to play our first fixture of the season with an earlier than usual start, with a visit up the coast to face Whitley […]

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 […]

Whickham 2-3 West Auckland

The F word was in full force on Saturday at the First Mortgage     Glebe. Frustration. Make that F for Fryatt as well. Having dominated the game for long spells, Whickham left the Glebe wondering how they hadn’t managed to get at least a point from their game against West Auckland Town. 2-1 up at […]

Hebburn Town FC 2-1 Whickham FC: Northern League Division One | Post-match Reaction and + Match Report

Whickham FC’s three game winning streak ended by a strong Hebburn Town side despite all of the best efforts by Whickham to create a comeback. The Lang Jacks started off positively by pressing the Hebburn Town goalkeeper into slicing the ball into the path of Jack Robson who fired his effort down the throat of […]

Whickham FC 3-1 Guisborough Town: Northern League Division One | Post-match Reaction + Match Report

After a disappointing 1-0 defeat to Northalleton at the weekend, Whickham bounced back with a slick performance to beat Guisborough Town 3-1 at the First Mortgage Glebe. An early onslaught by the home side eventually paid off after six minutes when a floated corner courtesy of Kyle Downey was met by the head Charlie Exley, […]

Whickham FC 2-1 Billingham Town: Northern League Division One | Post-match Reaction + Match Report

Whickham ended their two game goal drought as they managed to come from behind to win their first home league game of the season. Despite Whickham having most of the early possession, the visitors struck first through Daniel Boyle after seven minutes when Ashley Lavan broke free down the right flank before drilling a low […]

Whickham FC 0-0 Seaham Red Star: Northern League Division One | Post-match Reaction + Match Report

This draw away to Seaham Red Star in the first fixture of Whickham FC’s Northern League Division One campaign means they record a second nil-nil draw in a row in their first two competitive games of the 2020/21 season. After both sides initially struggling to maintain possession Jack Robson came closest to scoring when Whickham […]