Match Report | Tamworth 0-3 Blyth Spartans

13th February 2018

  Report by Jordan Cronin In association with: Alan McLean FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Consultant Vanarama National League North Tuesday 13th February 2018   Tamworth 0-3 Blyth Spartans A hat-trick from Robbie Dale helped Blyth Spartans to back-to-back victories in National League North – though also had Peter Jameson to thank for a flurry of late saves. The match brought non-stop end-to-end action but it was Spartans who emerged as the…

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Match Report | Boston United 2-1 Blyth Spartans

27th January 2018

Report by Jordan Cronin  In association with: Alan McLean FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Consultant   Vanarama National League North Saturday 27rd January 2018   Boston United 2-1 Blyth Spartans Blyth Spartans slipped to a late 2-1 defeat at Boston United. The Pilgrims got their noses in front in the 62nd minute when Ashley Hemmings sent Peter Jameson the wrong way from the penalty spot. Alun Armstrong’s men had a penalty shout…

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Interview | Armstrong: “We need the fans behind us” ahead of Boston United clash

26th January 2018

“We need the fans behind us” is the call from Blyth Spartans manager Alun Armstrong ahead of Saturday’s trip to Boston United. Following Tuesday’s 1-0 home defeat to Alfreton Town, Spartans have managed to collect just one win in their previous five league games. However, despite the slight dip in form, Armstrong’s men still occupy the final playoff spot – holding a four-point advantage over Bradford Park Avenue and Chorley,…

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News | Kieran Green recalled by Gateshead

5th January 2018

Blyth Spartans can confirm Gateshead have recalled Kieran Green from his loan spell. The midfielder impressed whilst on loan at Croft Park where he made a total of eight appearances. His only goal for the club came in the Boxing Day defeat at home to Spennymoor Town before the reverse fixture, five days later, proved to be his last appearance. Spartans would like to thank Kieran for his efforts and…

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Interview | “We will be in a better frame of mind” says Alun Armstrong ahead of York City clash

22nd December 2017

Blyth Spartans manager Alun Armstrong believes his players “will be in a better frame of mind” when they travel to York City on Saturday in this season’s reversed fixture. City, managed by Gary Mills at the time, earned a 2-0 victory at Croft Park back in August, but of course, a lot has changed since then. Armstrong has guided Spartans into the top four of the National League North table…

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