Ten years ago – the day we reached Wembley for the first time

Ten years ago today Whitley Bay drew 1-1 in the second leg of the FA Vase semi final at Lowestoft to win the tie 3-2 on aggregate and reach Wembley for the first time in the club's history. It also meant that Whitley would become the first team from the north east to play at [...]

By |2019-04-04T10:02:23+00:00April 4th, 2019|News, Player quote, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Ten years ago – the road to Wembley reaches Bootle

This year marks the tenth anniversary of our first FA Vase victory at Wembley and today we recall our epic 4th Round tie at Bootle, which took place ten years ago today, on 17th January 2009. The game on Merseyside was seen as a tougher test than we had faced at Penrith in the previous [...]

By |2019-01-17T11:37:28+00:00January 17th, 2019|Match Reports, Player quote|1 Comment

Ten years ago – the road to Wembley via Penrith

It was ten years ago today, on the road to the first of their three consecutive Wembley triumphs, that Whitley won their FA Vase 3rd Round tie at Penrith. Twice the game was postponed because the Southend Road pitch was waterlogged so it meant a Wednesday night trip to Cumbria, where the only goal of [...]

By |2018-12-17T16:31:02+00:00December 17th, 2018|Player quote|0 Comments

Foalle’s record breaking achievement

Jack Foalle admitted that he was “very impressed” with his achievement of scoring in nine consecutive games, but was quick to heap praise on his team mates. “It comes a lot from the work rate of the team to get in positions to score. I didn’t think I’d get the goals so quickly but I [...]

By |2018-10-08T10:32:20+00:00October 8th, 2018|Player quote|0 Comments

Message from Thibault Charmey

Following his injury during Whitley's 2-0 win at Seaham on Saturday, Thibault Charmey has sent this message to fans.  "I'm obviously devastated to have been diagnosed with a fractured fibula after the Seaham game. I will now have to focus on recovery and come back stronger as soon as possible. In the meantime I'll be [...]

By |2017-10-09T10:14:07+00:00October 9th, 2017|Player quote|0 Comments

“It was a perfect way to celebrate” – Cornish

Midfielder Matty Cornish was clearly delighted to score the crucial third goal against Billingham Synthonia just four minutes after coming off the bench on his 20th birthday. “It was great to get a goal, I was glad to get a few minutes.” Describing the goal that sealed victory he explained “It was good work down [...]

By |2017-09-27T12:56:14+00:00September 27th, 2017|Player quote|0 Comments