Tag Archives: Whickham Football Club

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 […]

2020/21 season – chairman’s statement

Following on from the recent announcement from the FA that our season has now officially ended I wanted to communicate to the management team, players, fans and sponsors our gratitude in the support and patience you have shown throughout this pandemic. Although we are massively disappointed that this decision has been taken for the second season […]

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 […]

Willington AFC 0-4 Whickham FC: FA Vase First Qualifying Round | Post-match Reaction + Match Report

Whickham FC advanced comfortably into the next round of the FA Vase after goals from Conor Newton, Scott Robson (2) and Scott McCarthy in a match dominated by the visitors. After dominating the majority of possession early on, Whickham finally broke through a resilient Willington defence five minutes before the break when Scott Robson helped […]

FA Vase | That FA Vase win 40 years ago…

This weekend we face Willington away in the First Qualifying round of the FA Vase and with the 40th anniversary of our FA Vase victory coming up, we thought we’d take you back to the day of the final and reminisce on the last time the FA Vase was brought back up to Whickham. This […]

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, […]