Tag Archives: Whickham

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, […]

FA Vase | North Shields 0-0 Whickham (NSH won 4-3 on penalties): Lang Jacks suffer shootout heartbreak

North Shields advance to the next round of the FA Vase after they defeated the Lang Jacks 4-3 on penalties at the Daren Persson Stadium. The visitors came closest early on when Mark Fitzpatrick missed a golden opportunity after getting behind the North Shields backline. A bizarre red card was overturned during the first half-an-hour […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]