Arrival | Spartans Sign Recently Released Striker Rutherford From Berwick Rangers

3rd October 2017

Blyth Spartans have moved quickly to secure the signature of free agent Greg Rutherford – after the striker was released by Berwick Rangers last week. The 23-year-old – who was named Scottish League Two Player of the Month back in March – joined Berwick in October 2016, but the former Hartlepool United youngster was forced to leave Shielfield Park at the end of last month due to his teacher training…

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Former Spartans Striker Les Mutrie Passes Away

3rd October 2017

Blyth Spartans are saddened to hear of the passing of legendary former striker Les Mutrie. The Spartans hall of famer – who scored 58 goals in  86 appearances for the club – had fought a long battle with oesophageal cancer, but his family released a statement revealing his sad passing at 66 years of age earlier today. Mutrie arrived at Croft Park from Gateshead United in March 1979 and gave the…

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Excited Spartans Show Delight at England C Selection

2nd October 2017

Blyth Spartans’ England C trio Ryan Hutchinson, Jarrett Rivers and Daniel Maguire have all revealed their delight at being called up by their country for a training camp, ahead of next month’s International Challenge Trophy final against Slovakia. The three Spartans are part of a 22-man squad that has been selected to attend Lilleshall National Sports and Conferencing Centre in Shropshire between Sunday October 8 and Tuesday October 10. Based…

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Spartans Trio Selected For England C Training Camp Ahead of Slovakia Clash

29th September 2017

Blyth Spartans are delighted to announce that Ryan Hutchinson, Jarrett Rivers and Daniel Maguire have all been selected as part of a 22-man squad for an England C training camp next month. The trio will take part in a three-day training event between October 8-10 at Lilleshall National Sports and Conferencing Centre in Shropshire, during which a 16-man squad will be selected for the Three Lions’ International Challenge Trophy Final against…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 1-2 Shaw Lane AFC

Croft Park press box
16th September 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Emirates FA Cup Second Qualifying Round Saturday September 16 2017 Blyth Spartans 1-2 Shaw Lane AFC Blyth Spartans succumbed to an Emirates FA Cup shock of their own on Saturday – as Shaw Lane AFC profited from their persistent time-wasting to score in second half stoppage time and claim a 2-1 win at Croft Park. Paul Clayton…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 2-0 Chorley

12th September 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Tuesday September 12 2017 Blyth Spartans 2-0 Chorley An excellent Blyth extended their winning run to four games at the expense of ten-men Chorley – as Spartans ran out 2-0 winners in an entertaining Vanarama National League North clash. Nathan Buddle scored his second header in four days to open the scoring in…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 5-2 Boston United

9th September 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday September 9 2017 Blyth Spartans 5-2 Boston United Daniel Maguire’s 37-minute hat-trick inspired Spartans to a third successive victory in the Vanarama National League North – as Blyth beat Boston United 5-2 in a seven-goal thriller at Croft Park on Saturday afternoon. Man of the Match Maguire scored his first two either…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 0-2 Harrogate Town

28th August 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Monday August 28 2017 Blyth Spartans 0-2 Harrogate Town Blyth Spartans were beaten 2-0 by Vanarama National League North leaders Harrogate Town, in a bad-tempered clash that saw no less than 11 yellow cards and a straight red. Terry Kennedy put the visitors ahead from a corner on 41 minutes, after reacting quickest…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 4-2 Tamworth

12th August 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday August 12 2017 Blyth Spartans 4-2 Tamworth It was third time lucky for Blyth Spartans on Saturday – as they celebrated their first win of the season with a 4-2 win over Tamworth at Croft Park. The visitors broke the deadlock through a fantastic goal from Reece Styche on 14 minutes, before…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 0-2 York City

8th August 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Tuesday August 8 2017 Blyth Spartans 0-2 York City Blyth Spartans lost their first home game of the Vanarama National League North season – after an impressive York City side ran out 2-0 winners in front of a bumper Croft Park crowd. With 1373 in attendance, Jon Parkin struck after 15 minutes to…

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