Interview | Nelson lauds ‘phenomenal’ Future Fund donations

21st July 2020

Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson “can’t thank fans enough” for their “phenomenal” donations to the club’s Future Fund.  Spartans and The Supporters Club launched a fundraising campaign last month to help ensure the survival of the club and assist Nelson in his efforts to build his squad for the upcoming season. In the four weeks it was open, a magnificent total of £10,750 was raised – and Nelson admits the…

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Interview | Panos relishing ‘big opportunity’ at Blyth

20th July 2020

New signing Panos Katsamagkas says joining Blyth Spartans is a big opportunity – but one he is determined to take.  Greek forward Panos put pen to paper at Croft Park after weeks of training with what are now his new teammates.  Panos’ arrival at Blyth will allow him to get a full season of National League North football under his belt having spent most of his time at Harrogate Town…

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Arrival | Greek forward joins Blyth Spartans

20th July 2020

Blyth Spartans AFC is pleased to announce the arrival of Greek forward Panos Katsamagkas.  Panos, who becomes the second Greek player behind Michal Misiewicz to represent the club, is Michael Nelson’s latest signing having previously been on the books at National League outfit Harrogate Town.  He also spent time on loan at Ossett United in the early part of last season but will now represent Spartans in the upcoming campaign. …

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News | SEVEN major sponsors commit to Spartans

20th July 2020

Blyth Spartans AFC is delighted to announce that the club has secured the support of seven major sponsors that will greatly assist in securing the future of our famous club in these unprecedented times. Our new main shirt sponsorship from CFS Offshore Services, a local high-tech engineering fabrication company based in Hebburn, was the final piece in discussions that have progressed over the close season. Additionally, five long-term sponsors have…

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News | CFS become kit and main sponsor

16th July 2020

Blyth Spartans AFC is absolutely delighted to confirm Complete Fabrication Services (CFS) as the club’s new kit and main sponsor. CFS provide specialist fabrication, engineering and maintenance services for multiple sectors – including the global Oil & Gas, marine and renewables industries. With an extensive fabrication facility based in the North East of England, CFS also operates from strategic quayside and Port locations throughout the UK, including the Port of…

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Departure | Wrightson leaves Blyth Spartans

16th July 2020

Blyth Spartans AFC can confirm Adam Wrightson has left the club.  Wrightson, last month, was offered fresh terms to stay at Croft Park for the upcoming season but turned down the club’s original offer.  And due to lack of contact with the player since, the club has reluctantly withdrawn its offer.  Wrightson departs Spartans having made 131 appearances in total and scoring 13 goals since joining from Gateshead in the…

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Club Shop | Opening times

15th July 2020

Blyth Spartans Supporters Club are planning to open the club shop on Saturdays through the summer from 1pm until 3pm – starting from Saturday, July 18. Weather permitting, we plan to open an outside shop. Entrance will be from the Plessey Road end of the ground. We ask supporters to please adhere to 2-metre social distancing guidelines at all times and bear with us while we get used to the…

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News | SOS Group renew and increase Blyth sponsorship

13th July 2020

Blyth Spartans AFC is absolutely thrilled to announce SOS Group has renewed and increased its sponsorship with the football club.  With the club still feeling the impact of COVID-19, the technology company has not only renewed its support as the club’s sleeve sponsor, it has also increased its pitchside advertising and will be supplying a photocopier and laser printer to assist with retail operations and match day administration. Based on…

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Blyth Spartans Business Club | Pre-Registration

10th July 2020

Blyth Spartans AFC are taking pre-registrations for a new Blyth Spartans Business Club in response to growing interest from our sponsor companies in networking with each other and the wider business community for mutual benefit. Membership is free to all sponsor companies and only £10 per month plus VAT for other local businesses in the region. Each company will have an opportunity to host events and demonstrate their capabilities, products…

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Interview | Nelson hails 1899 Club and Future Fund after Elsdon signing

9th July 2020

Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson has hailed the impact of the Future Fund and the 1899 Club following the signing of Matthew Elsdon from Barrow.  Alongside the continued support of our 1899 Club members and money raised from the Future Fund so far, Nelson was able to snap up Elsdon, just a few weeks after his release from the National League champions.  The former Norwich City defender believes, without those…

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