Blyth Spartans 5 Farsley Celtic 0

Blyth swept past Farsley Celtic with a fine, swaggering performance that saw the Spartans rack up a 5-0 win. The goal scorers were Anthony Shandran (x2), Shaun Reay, Richard Pell and Robert Dale. Match photos and reactions will follow.

13th April 2009
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Workington 0 Blyth Spartans 1 (Match Report)

Saturday 11th April 2009 Blue Square North Workington 0 Blyth Spartans 1 Attendance – 366 Blyth Spartans: Mark Bell, Andrew Leeson, Kenny Boyle, Gareth Williams, John Brackstone, Adrian Webster, Gary Brown, Chris McCabe, Rob Dale, Anthony Shandran (sub Marc Walton 80 mins), Shaun Reay (sub Stuart Banks 68 mins (sub Richard Pell 85 mins). Subs not used: Paul Farman & Simon Todd. Spartans won only their second away game of…

12th April 2009
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Blyth Spartans 0 Droylsden 2 (Match Report)

Thursday 9th April 2009 Blue Square North Blyth Spartans 0 Droylsden 2 Attendance – 512 Blyth Spartans: Mark Bell, Andrew Leeson, John Brackstone, Gareth Williams, Richard Pell, Alex Gildea (sub Rob Dale 61 mins), Adrian Webster, Chris McCabe (sub Gary Brown 81 mins), Marc Walton, Anthony Shandran (sub Simon Todd 81 mins), Shaun Reay. Subs not used: Paul Farman & Kenny Boyle Spartans 3rd game in 6 days saw them…

12th April 2009
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Workington 0 Blyth Spartans 1

Blyth picked up 3 potentially crucial points in their attempt to avoid relegation in Saturday’s clash with Workington. Blyth’s goal was a smartly taken strike from Anthony Shandran (his first goal for the club) following excellent work in midfield from Gary Brown. More reaction will follow later.

12th April 2009
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Hyde United 1 Blyth Spartans 0

Blyth travelled to Tameside tonight for a crucial Blue Square North clash with Hyde United and sadly for the Spartans (and their hopes of remaining in the league) they lost 1-0 to a 78 minute goal from David Owens. Blyth’s cause was not helped by a first half sending off for Anthony Shandran, for an elbow. This will see Shandran miss at least three games*, meaning that he will miss…

6th April 2009
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Blyth Spartans 0 Vauxhall Motors 1 (Match Report)

Saturday 4th April 2009 Blue Square North Blyth Spartans 0 Vauxhall Motors 1 Attendance – 519 Blyth Spartans: Mark Bell, Kenny Boyle, Alex Gildea, John Brackstone, Richard Pell (sub Andrew Leeson 81 mins), Simon Todd,  Gary Brown (sub Ged Dalton 68 mins), Stuart Banks, Rob Dale, Marc Walton, Anthony Shandran (sub Shaun Reay 68 mins).Subs not used: Adam Laidlaw & Paul Farman  Spartans fell behind after only 30 seconds! James…

5th April 2009
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Blyth Spartans 1 Redditch United 0 (Match Report)

Tuesday 31st March 2009 Blue Square North Blyth Spartans 1 Redditch United 0 Attendance – 586 Blyth Spartans: Mark Bell, Kenny Boyle, Alex Gildea, Gareth Williams, Richard Pell, John Brackstone, Adrian Webster (sub Simon Todd 87 mins),  Anthony Shandran (sub Shaun Reay 68 mins), Rob Dale, Marc Walton, Gary Brown. Subs not used: Stuart Banks, Adam Laidlaw & Paul Farman Spartans picked up 3 more points in this relegation battle…

5th April 2009
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Blyth Spartans 1 Redditch United 0

In a ‘competitive’ game, Blyth Spartans ran out 1-0 winners over Redditch United thanks to a Robert Dale penalty in injury time of the first half. Blyth’s cause was not helped by playing nearly an hour of the match with only 10 men following a red card for Gary Brown, awarded for a high, reckless tackle. As this is Gary’s second red card of the season this will mean he…

31st March 2009
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Hucknall Town 1 Blyth Spartans 1 (Match Report)

Saturday 28th March 2009 Blue Square North Hucknall Town 1 Blyth Spartans 1 Attendance – 239 Blyth Spartans: Mark Bell, Kenny Boyle, Alex Gildea, Gareth Williams, Richard Pell, Andy Leeson (sub John Brackstone 55 mins), Adrian Webster, Chris McCabe (sub Stuart Banks 62 mins), Rob Dale, Marc Walton (sub Shaun Reay 83 mins), Gary Brown. Subs not used: Simon Todd & Paul Farman  Spartans dropped 2 points against bottom club…

29th March 2009
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