A selection of images by Bill Broadley from today’s FA Cup 2nd round qualifier against FC Utd of Manchester, which saw a 75th minute equaliser from United’s Cedric Main take it to a replay at Broadhurst Park on Tuesday night.
A couple of images of Blyth Spartans Manager Michael Nelson, competing in todays Great North Run. These were shot at the 11.5 mile mark as he passed the Theatre Royal. Well done The Gaffer.
A selection of images by Bill Broadley from today’s 2-2 draw between Blyth Spartans and Darlington in front of 1500+ fans at Croft Park.
Blyth Spartans went into todays game at Croft Park defending a 100% home record, whilst the visitors Brackley arrived to defend a 100% overall record so far this season. The crowd of 1004 saw two teams eager to break the deadlock, both producing a number of chances. However, after 90+ minutes of football the deadlock could not be breached. Brackley left Croft Park having lost there 100% record whilst Blyth…
Croft Park is becoming a fortress, as Blyth Spartans maintained a 100% home record after a second 2-0 home win of the season, inflicting a first defeat of the season against visitors AFC Telford Utd. Although Blyth were the dominant team in the first half they were unable to break down the Telford defence. However, persistent attacking football in the second half finally paid off in the 86th minute when…
Blyth Spartans got their 2021-22 National League North campaign underway at Croft Park in front of a crowd of 1200+. After a balanced first half, a brace from JJ O’Donnell in the second half secured all three points for the Spartans. A selection of images from the game by Bill Broadley.
A selection of match images by Bill Broadley from Blyth Spartan’s final pre season friendly. The Spartan’s entertained Stockton Town in the first meeting of both clubs. A brace from Josh Gillies and Robbie Dale and a goal from Connor Thomson secured Blyth a 5-1 win.
Blyth Spartans bounced back from there friendly defeat on Saturday to South Shields, running out 2-1 winners over League 2 new boys Hartlepool Utd at Croft Park. Spartans led 1-0 at the break before doubling their lead in the second half. The visitors pulled one back very late in the game, but it was to be the Spartans night in front of a 815 crowd. A selection of match photos…
A selection of match photos by Bill Broadley from Spartans first pre-season friendly and the return of supporters since Feb 2020. It was a great afternoon of football played in temperatures above 25C with the Spartans running out eventual winners.
A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the Boxing Day encounter between Blyth Spartans and Gateshead, with both teams sharing the points in a 2-2 draw.