Report | Spartans exit FA Trophy in cruel fashion

2nd February 2019

By Stuart Dick In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Buildbase FA Trophy last 16 Saturday, February 2, 2019 Leyton Orient 1-0 Blyth Spartans Blyth Spartans devastatingly exited the FA Trophy in the last 16 following an 84th minute Jamie Turley for Leyton Orient. The centre-back rose highest from a Dale Gorman’s free-kick to head home as Spartans matched the National League leaders’ stride for stride at Brisbane…

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Alun Armstrong | Blyth’s support at Leyton Orient is the best i’ve seen

2nd February 2019

Alun Armstrong has heaped praise on the travelling Green Army – admitting it’s the best he’s ever seen as Blyth Spartans manager.  The excellent 289 Blyth fans were dealt a cruel blow in the 84th-minute as Jamie Turley headed home a Leyton Orient winner,  preventing a FA Trophy last 16 replay at Croft Park on Tuesday. The away supporters out-sang the Orient-faithful throughout the afternoon before passionately showing their appreciation…

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National League Press Release | League Re-Branding

30th January 2019

The National League is pleased to announce a re-branding of its title sponsorship from the Vanarama National League to the Motorama National League from next season. ‎In doing so, the new agreement adds a further three seasons to a sponsorship arrangement with the Autorama Group which has enjoyed great success for both parties over the past five seasons. Motorama- sister brand of Vanarama – is a personal car leasing broker…

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Sponsors | Hereford

28th January 2019

We’d like to thank all those sponsors who enjoyed the sponsors suite during Saturday’s 3-2 defeat at the hands of Hereford FC. Calvin Easton celebrated his 21st birthday with his friends and family and as they were presented with their sponsorship certificate by Chairman Tony Platten. We also welcomed Bill Wilson as well as Alan and Trish as well, we thank all our sponsors for their continued support.  

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REPORT: Hereford end Spartans’ 14-game unbeaten run

26th January 2019

By Jordan Cronin In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday, January 26, 2019 Blyth Spartans 2-3 Hereford Blyth Spartans’ 14-game unbeaten run came to an end following a below-par display against Hereford. Admittedly, Alun Armstrong’s men did have their chances to snatch a draw but overall the visitors’ deserved their victory on the balance of play. It had taken just eight minutes…

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Club Statement | The Future of Blyth Spartans

25th January 2019

Statement by Tony Platten Chairman. Blyth Spartans are playing at the highest level since they were formed in 1899. In order to ensure a solid future for the club changes are required to ensure the club can be financed at an appropriate level to be competitive. The single biggest requirement is a commitment from the people of Blyth to support the club by attending home games. The current average attendance…

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Match Preview | Hereford FC

25th January 2019

VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: Croft Park, Blyth Date: Saturday 26th January 2019 Kick Off: 3.00pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter Blyth Live ADMISSION Adults – £12 Concessions – £7 11-16’s – £5 Under 10’s – FREE with a paying Adult £2 Stand Transfer Applies By Stuart Dick Blyth Spartans have extended their unbeaten run to 14-games but will be eager to begin turning draws into victories when Hereford visit…

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Sponsors | York City

21st January 2019

It was a full house of sponsors for the holiday fixture against York City. Certificates were presented by centre forward  Dan Maguire. Special guests were junior supporters Nigel Boothroyd  and Alan Cox. The main match sponsors were Frank Southern and staff and Alan Dixon and friends. The match ball sponsor was Kevin Thompson. Also in attendance was Lee Anderson winner of the 1899 club draw.     Spartans ran out 2-1…

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