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“I feel as if we’ve been mugged”

“In all honesty I feel as if we’ve been mugged. There was no time to respond when they scored (their third). Obviously we tried to win the game but at that stage I was sending the message on to keep what we had, we were happy with the point, but obviously it didn’t happen. We’ve [...]

By |2019-01-27T21:06:51+01:00January 27th, 2019|Manager|0 Comments

Stoppage time goal sinks Bay

WHITLEY BAY 2 SUNDERLAND RCA 3 Saturday 26th January A stoppage time goal for visitors Sunderland RCA denied Whitley a point on an emotional afternoon on North Tyneside. Both Whitley and their local rivals North Shields paid tribute to Robbie Livermore who played a total of more than 300 games for the two clubs, and [...]

By |2019-01-27T16:52:11+01:00January 27th, 2019|Match Reports|0 Comments

Sunderland RCA match preview

There will be an emotional atmosphere at Hillheads tomorrow (Saturday) when Whitley play Sunderland RCA in their first home game since the tragic death of Robbie Livermore. The hugely popular midfielder who won FA Vase and Northern League Championship honours during his time at the Club will be featured in a special edition of the [...]

By |2019-01-25T18:07:14+01:00January 25th, 2019|Match preview|0 Comments

“It was a massive way of paying our respects”

Bay manager Mick Mulhern heaped praise on his team after watching them earn a point from an exciting 3-3 draw at league leaders Consett. “I’m delighted with a point especially at somewhere like here. They’re flying, top of the league, top goalscorers in the league and obviously cause teams problems. But homework was done through [...]

By |2019-01-21T13:02:50+01:00January 21st, 2019|Manager|1 Comment

Bay earn creditable draw at the league leaders

CONSETT 3 WHITLEY BAY 3 Saturday 19th January On an emotional day for all associated with the club, Whitley Bay paid tribute to former fans’ favourite Robbie Livermore before holding league leaders Consett to a highly creditable draw in a six goal thriller. With the Belle View Stadium shrouded in fog, players from both sides [...]

By |2019-01-24T12:55:44+01:00January 20th, 2019|Match Reports|0 Comments

Robbie Livermore – a Whitley Bay legend

It is with great sadness that we learned last night of the tragic death of Robbie Livermore. Robbie played for Whitley Bay during some of the club’s greatest years. He was an integral member of the club’s first FA Vase winning squad in 2001/02 and was also a regular member of the Northern League championship [...]

By |2019-01-19T20:00:18+01:00January 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Consett match preview

This weekend Whitley face potentially their toughest league game of the season when they travel to top of the table Consett. The Steelmen are managed by former Bay Vase winner Chris Moore and their squad includes three players familiar to Whitley fans, Kyle Hayes, Ross Wilkinson and Matty Cornish. Consett have been among the front [...]

By |2019-01-21T16:11:09+01:00January 18th, 2019|Match preview|0 Comments

“We stayed in the game”

Although Bay manager Mick Mulhern did not hide his disappointment at the 2-0 defeat at West Auckland, he felt there were positives to come out of the game, especially in the first half. “To be fair I was quite pleased with the lads. Obviously I was disappointed with the result, they caught us a little [...]

By |2019-01-13T20:58:19+01:00January 13th, 2019|Manager|0 Comments

Second half goals cost Bay

WEST AUCKLAND TOWN 2 WHITLEY BAY 0 Saturday 12th January After an evenly contested first half, Whitley fell behind immediately after the interval and a second goal three minutes from full time ensured that West Auckland emerged winners of a hard fought game. With Tom Flynn unavailable, Whitley handed a debut to keeper Andy Hunter [...]

By |2019-01-13T16:19:42+01:00January 13th, 2019|Match Reports|0 Comments