End of season awards

The annual awards were shared around the squad when Whitley's end of season presentations were made following Saturday's final game of the 2018/19 season. The keenly contested Golden Boot award was shared after Luke Salmon's 77th minute goal against Shildon drew him level with Andrei Ardelean on 13 goals apiece. The Supporters Club vote for [...]

By |2019-04-15T10:35:25+01:00April 15th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

“I’m gutted for the fans”

Last night’s League Cup defeat ended Nathan Haslam’s unbeaten start as Bay manager and it was clear that he was bitterly disappointed. “I’m gutted for the fans obviously, with the expectations with us being on a good run. We just haven’t turned up tonight, collectively 1 to 11. I can’t put my finger on it, [...]

By |2019-03-28T14:18:46+01:00March 28th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

“They’re getting better and better”

Whitley extended their unbeaten run under Nathan Haslam to four games and the new manager was delighted with his side’s third consecutive victory. “I’m thrilled and the lads in the changing rooms are as well. We’ve beaten a very good team. We stifled them. We had chances at different stages of the game; we had [...]

By |2019-03-25T10:55:43+01:00March 25th, 2019|Uncategorised|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+01:00November 13th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Flynn stays at Hillheads

We are delighted to announce that goalkeeper Tom Flynn will be staying at Hillheads for the coming season. He had been placed on the transfer list but following discussions with the chairman and manager, last season's Player of the Year, also voted Players' Player of the Year, has agreed to remain with Whitley Bay. Tom [...]

By |2018-07-25T10:11:42+01:00July 25th, 2018|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Northern League fixtures delayed

There has been a delay in announcing the new season's fixtures, which are usually released at the Northern League AGM which this year was held in Alnwick on Saturday 2nd June. Due to major reorganisation of the non-league structure, a number of clubs have appealed against their provisional placement for 2018/19 and these appeals have [...]

By |2018-06-18T22:20:27+01:00June 18th, 2018|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Another hard fought game as Bay draw with Hartlepool

WHITLEY BAY 1 HARTLEPOOL UNITED 1 Whitley remain unbeaten after six pre-season friendlies and this latest encounter proved to be a tough test against a strong and competitive Hartlepool United side. Playing in their brand new home kit, Whitley went close in the fourth minute when Jack Byerley was just off target but they went [...]

By |2017-08-01T14:11:12+01:00July 29th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

New kit unveiled

Whitley Bay FC are proud to unveil their new kit for 2017-18, sponsored by h2o Bathrooms. Club Chairman Paul McIlduff said "I would like to thank Martin Kelly of h2o Bathrooms for this generous shirt sponsorship deal. We are delighted to have a local business sponsoring the Club and this develops further our existing links [...]

By |2017-07-19T23:10:08+01:00July 16th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments