Shaw Lane Sponsors

Our match sponsors for the Emirates FA Cup tie against Shaw Lane were Neil Welsh and partner Lynne Kirkman. The result did not go the way we would have wanted but Neil and Lynne did meet a large contingent of happy Shaw Lane’s management team. If you would like to sponsor a match contact Ant Seghini on 01670 352373. We can cater for up to 30 guests at each match…

18th September 2017
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Match Photos | Blyth Spartans 1-2 Shaw Lane AFC

17th September 2017

A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the FA Cup tie between the Spartans and Shaw Lane, which saw the visitors  progress into the draw for the next round after scoring the winner deep into injury time. Shaw Lane retained their 100% winning record against Blyth having beaten Blyth in the League Cup last season in the first ever meeting between the two clubs.    

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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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Commercial | Chorley Match Sponsors

13th September 2017

The main match sponsor for Tuesday’s game against Chorley FC was The Commissioner’s Quay Inn who sponsor Croft Park’s North Stand. Manager Dan Evans was joined by staff from the “Quay” and enjoyed a rain swept 2-0 victory with goals from Nathan Buddle and Dan Maguire.               Another special guest of the club at the match was Dave Grey of Kimmerston Design. Dave designed…

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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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Rally Cry from Armstrong as Spartans Host Trio of Fixtures

7th September 2017

Manager Alun Armstrong has sent out a rally cry to the Spartans faithful ahead of a trio of home games over the next 10 days. Croft Park hosts the visits of Boston United, Chorley and Shaw Lane Association in the coming days, and Armstrong is hoping for a series of big crowds to support his side. “We need the fans to get behind the lads, no matter what.” “So far…

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Arrival | Jack Butler Signs for Blyth Spartans

31st August 2017

Blyth Spartans have snapped up highly-rated youngster Jack Butler – after he impressed during pre-season with the club and in training with the reserve team. The 17-year-old caught the eye of those at Croft Park while playing for New Hartley Juniors, before appearing for the first team in our pre-season friendly against Whitby Town. With an eye for goal, the King Edward VI High School student has already represented England…

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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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