New Signings Speak

29th March 2017

  Speaking after his permanent signing from Gateshead, Adam Wrightson gave his thoughts on Blyth Spartans and the atmosphere in the squad at the moment. “I’m very happy to be here. It’s somewhere new and that brings a new challenge. There’s no better place and obviously it’s nice to be playing games. “The atmosphere in the squad is fantastic, everyone is very upbeat. The results from other teams are going…

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Rushall Sponsors

      The Man of The Match sponsor for the Rushall game was Peter Ridley. Peter was accompanied by two friends and their sons  who were also mascots at the start of the game. The final guests in the Sponsors Suite were staff from George Smith Ltd. a bespoke furnishing business, based in Cramlington. The company has recovered the bench seats in the Social Club (free of charge) as…

27th March 2017
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Sponsors for Rushall Game

  There was a full house of sponsors for the Rushall Olympic game on Saturday. The main sponsor was local painting and decorating firm F Southern Ltd. The company also support the Club with ground board advertising. The second sponsors were the Spartans Supporters Club who also presented the Club with a cheque before the kick off.

27th March 2017
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Armstrong: Last-Gasp Rushall Drama Proves Spartans Never Do Things Easy

26th March 2017

After being told that Spartans never do things easy when he joined the club, Blyth manager Alun Armstrong stated that his side proved that point with their last-gasp 2-1 win over Rushall Olympic on Saturday. Having been unable to find the net until David McTiernan nodded home his first goal for the club on 72 minutes, Spartans looked to be heading towards claiming another three points. However, Olympic struck back…

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Match Photo | Blyth Spartans 2 Rushall Olympic 1

26th March 2017

A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the match between Blyth Spartans and Rushall Olympic, which saw true Blyth Spirit when Rushall equalised in added time and a possible two points dropped, then up popped Jarrett Rivers with the winner, very late in added time.

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 2-1 Rushall Olympic

25th March 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Evo-Stik Premier League Saturday March 25 2017 Blyth Spartans 2-1 Rushall Olympic A dominant Blyth Spartans left it late to secure a 2-1 victory against Rushall Olympic, with both sides scoring in second half stoppage time. The wasteful Spartans couldn’t convert their superiority into goals until David McTiernan nodded home his first goal for the club with 72…

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Blyth Spartans Seek New Media Manager

24th March 2017

Blyth Spartans’ long-standing media manager Phil Castiaux has decided to retire at the end of this season, due to increased work commitments. Phil has presided over the club’s press and media operations for more than 20 years and – during his time with the club – media operations have undergone major changes, with the introduction of video recording, live internet radio commentary and Facebook and Twitter feeds. Under his guidance,…

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Arrivals | Spartans Make Twin Signings

23rd March 2017

  Blyth Spartans are pleased to announce a twin singing with the news that Adam Wrightson has signed permanently for the club form Gateshead as well as securing the services of goalkeeper Shaun MacDonald from Gateshead. Wrightson, has been on loan at the club since the middle of January and saw his loan spell extended in February. However, after Gateshead agreed to a mutual termination of his contract, the youngster…

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Armstrong Salutes Unselfish Spartans After Seeing Off Skelmersdale

19th March 2017

Blyth boss Alun Armstrong was delighted with the show of togetherness from his side on Saturday – after unselfish assists from Luke Armstrong and Sean Reid helped Spartans to a 4-0 win over Skelmersdale United. Armstrong junior had already assisted Daniel Maguire’s opening goal, before he kindly gave up a shot at a near-open goal to roll the ball to his strike partner to slot in his 25th league goal…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 4-0 Skelmersdale United

18th March 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Evo-Stik Premier League Saturday March 18 2017 Blyth Spartans 4-0 Skelmersdale United Blyth Spartans ran out 4-0 winners against Evo-Stik League basement club Skelmersdale United, but it was a far from vintage display from the league leaders. Daniel Maguire finally broke the deadlock for the home side on 36 minutes, before tapping home a second just three…

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