Newton Aycliffe match preview

Just three days after his appointment, new Bay manager Mick Mulhern takes his side to Newton Aycliffe this weekend where victory would see Whitley leapfrog their mid-table hosts. Having stepped up from the role of assistant manager, Mulhern knows the players well and will be looking for an improvement on last week's disappointing performance at [...]

By |2018-11-30T18:10:38+00:00November 30th, 2018|Match preview|0 Comments

Mulhern is appointed Bay manager

Mick Mulhern has been appointed manager of Whitley Bay FC following the resignation of Andy Gowens on Sunday. Mick steps up from the role of assistant manager, a position he has held since February. Speaking to the club website, Mick said “I am aware that I am filling the boots of a Whitley Bay legend [...]

By |2018-11-28T22:13:45+00:00November 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Andy Gowens resigns

Andy Gowens has today resigned as manager of Whitley Bay FC. In a statement this afternoon, Chairman Paul McIlduff said “I would like to thank Andy for all his hard work and efforts for the Club since returning to Hillheads in February and would like to offer him our best wishes for the future.” A [...]

By |2018-11-25T15:51:38+00:00November 25th, 2018|News|1 Comment

Bay concede two goal lead to lose at ten man Whickham

WHICKHAM 4 WHITLEY BAY 3 Saturday 24th November Whitley surrendered a two goal lead against ten man Whickham and in a dramatic climax to an action packed game, they missed a stoppage time penalty which would have earned them a point. In fairness to Whickham they deserved the victory for their battling second half performance [...]

By |2018-11-25T15:14:12+00:00November 25th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Whickham match preview

Fresh from their convincing victory over Penrith last Saturday, Whitley travel to Whickham this weekend hoping for a more successful outcome than on their only previous visit to the Glebe Sports Ground when they suffered the agony of defeat after extra time in the FA Vase back in September. Despite their lowly position just one [...]

By |2018-11-23T14:10:53+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Match preview|0 Comments

Ryhope CW away in the League Cup

Whitley have been drawn away to Ryhope CW in the Brooks Mileson Memorial League Cup 3rd Round. Ryhope reached this stage of the competition with a victory on penalties at Billingham Synthonia while Whitley beat neighbours North Shields 2-0 at Hillheads. This is the third time the side have met in this competition, the previous [...]

By |2018-11-21T21:12:34+00:00November 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Delighted Gowens heaps praise on his players

Manager Andy Gowens felt that one of the key factors in Saturday’s comfortable 4-0 victory over Penrith was the confidence gained from scoring an early goal. He also felt that changes to the side had proved successful. “I think it could have been a lot more, first half particularly we did really well. We played [...]

By |2018-11-21T11:23:03+00:00November 21st, 2018|Manager|2 Comments

Bumper crowd see Bay cruise to victory

WHITLEY BAY 4 PENRITH 0 Saturday 17th November Two goals in the first half hour put Whitley firmly in control of this game against bottom of the table Penrith and a further two from substitute Andrei Ardelean in the final five minutes of the game emphasised their superiority as they recorded a comfortable and well [...]

By |2018-11-17T21:59:21+00:00November 17th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Penrith match preview

Whitley are at home to Penrith this weekend aiming for a victory that could see them climb three places in the Northern League First Division table. Entertaining draws in their last two home league games were followed by an exciting, action packed League Cup victory over neighbours North Shields in their most recent outing at [...]

By |2018-11-16T21:38:46+00:00November 16th, 2018|Match preview|0 Comments

North Shields game rearranged

Following the massive imbalance in our fixture list over the next three months, the Club requested changes to alleviate the problem. The response from the League has been to bring forward our derby game at home to North Shields from Boxing Day to Saturday 15th December, when we did not previously have a game. While [...]

By |2018-11-14T19:59:32+00:00November 13th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments