Statement from the Club | Speculation Regarding Manager Alun Armstrong

In a joint statement from the Chairman and the Manager of Blyth Spartans the Club can announce that speculation regarding Manager Alun Armstrong leaving the Club are without foundation. Alun confirmed “I have a contract of employment with the Club that includes the option for a further twelve months.” “The management committee, finances, stability and most importantly Croft Park’s readiness for Full Conference football were all part of my reason…

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Match Report | Stockport County 1-3 Blyth Spartans

Report by Stuart Dick In association with: Alan McLean FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Consultant Vanarama National League North Saturday October 14 2017   Stockport County 1-3 Blyth Spartans Injury time strikes from substitutes Michael Liddle and Jarrett Rivers condemned Stockport County to their first home defeat in eleven months as Spartans consolidate the third spot in the Vanarama National League North. County had taken a 30th minute lead when Sean…

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Match Preview | Stockport County v Blyth Spartans

VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: Edgeley Park, Hardcastle Road, Stockport, SK3 9DD Date: Saturday 14th October Kick Off: 3pm   SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Radio Blyth Live Twitter   ADMISSION Adults – £15 Concessions – £10   TEAM NEWS Blyth Spartans travel to Edgeley Park on Saturday to face Stockport County. Both sides will be looking to have a successful league campaign following their disappoint FA Cup defeats. The…

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Award | Port of Blyth POTM | September 2017

Attacking midfielder Dale Hopson has won Blyth Spartans’ Port of Blyth Player of the Month award for September. Hopson, who joined up with Spartans over the summer, has hit the ground running spectacularly at Croft Park, improving with every passing game. He hit three goals in September as Spartans won four fixtures in a row at the beginning of the month. And the inventive midfielder has carried this rich vein…

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Interview | Armstrong Responds to “Pure Speculation”

Blyth Spartans boss Alun Armstrong has described rumours linking him with a move away from Croft Park as “pure speculation.” Despite reports in the media, the 42-year-old told BlythSpartans.com, “I don’t want to leave.” “I’m contracted to Blyth Spartans, they pay my wages and I’m focused solely on the task at hand. “The club is in a great position at the moment, we’ve had a fantastic start to the season…

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Nuneaton Sponsors

Saturday’s nine goal thriller against Nuneaton saw a full house in the Spartans Sponsors Lounge. Long term sponsor Graham Moorhouse was visiting his home town from Alberta and took the opportunity to attend the match. Graham set up an Oil and Gas engineering company in Canada and called it Spartek Systems.              The two other main sponsors were a party celebrating the life of the…

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Dan Maguire Wins Vanarama National League North Player of the Month

Blyth Spartan’s striker Dan Maguire has been awarded the Vanarama National League North Player of the Month Award for September – thanks to his fantastic form over recent weeks. The 24-year-old netted seven times in September’s six games – with Spartans picking up 15 out of 18 points. Maguire’s form earned him a call up to the England ‘C’ Training Camp at Lilleshall alongside fellow Spartans Ryan Hutchinson, Jarrett Rivers…

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