FA Youth Cup | Billingham Town (H)

14th September 2021

Blyth Spartans host Billingham Town in the First Qualifying Round of the FA Cup on Wednesday, September 15th (kick-off 7:45pm).  Admission prices are £3 for adults and £2 for concessions. A cash turnstile is in operation only. The social club is open from 6pm for hot and cold refreshments.  The young Spartans beat Darlington 6-0 in the previous round, while Billingham saw off Scarborough Athletic 10-1.  First-team manager Michael Nelson…

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FC United of Manchester (H) | Important season ticket holders & general admission information

13th September 2021

Tickets for our FA Cup Second Round Qualifying tie with FC United of Manchester are now on general sale. Tickets can be bought online here or by calling our general office on 01670 352373 between 9am and 1pm Monday to Friday. If you are an FC United supporter buying online, please make sure you select the ‘General Admission AWAY FANS’ option when purchasing your tickets. The game will be segregated.  Similarly, if…

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GNR Photos

12th September 2021

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.

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Reaction | McNall on first competitive Blyth Spartans goal

12th September 2021

BY Niall Bromley Lewis McNall says it was a “great feeling” to score his first Blyth Spartans goal. McNall, who came in for the injured Dan Maguire, headed home Karl Byrne’s cross for a 2-0 lead against Darlington after 19 minutes. Indeed, it was the former Newcastle United youngster’s first competitive goal in three years after a torrid time with knee injuries. McNall played 68 minutes as the Quakers fought…

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Report | Blyth Spartans 2-2 Darlington | National League North | 21/22

11th September 2021

BY Stephen Burton In association with: ALANMcLEANFCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday, September 11th 2021 BLYTH SPARTANS 2-2 DARLINGTON A first Blyth Spartans goal for Lewis McNall wasn’t enough as Michael Nelson’s men let a two-goal lead slip in a feisty draw against North East rivals Darlington. Spartans went ahead on eight minutes as JJ O’Donnell flicked a Nicky Deverdics free-kick into the bottom corner, before McNall…

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Preview | Darlington (H) | National League North | 21/22

9th September 2021

By Stephen Burton Blyth Spartans will look to continue their unbeaten home form on Saturday afternoon as North East rivals Darlington make the trip to Croft Park. Michael Nelson’s side earned a hard-fought draw at home to second placed Brackley last weekend, adding to previous wins against Alfreton Town and AFC Telford United. Spartans have amassed eight points from their opening five league games while Saturday’s visitors have lost all…

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Arrival | Curran signs contract with Spartans

9th September 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC is pleased to announce goalkeeper Alex Curran has joined on a permanent basis.  Since linking up with Spartans in the off-season, Curran has not only impressed manager Michael Nelson and his backroom staff but supporters as well.  Curran pulled off a number of standout saves in the pre-season win over Middlesbrough under-23s before returning to keep a clean sheet against Brackley Town on his competitive debut.  He…

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Darlington (H) | Tickets on sale | Buy in advance

6th September 2021

Tickets for our National League North fixture at home to Darlington are now on sale to both sets of supporters.  Blyth Spartans welcome North East counterparts Darlington to Croft Park on Saturday, September 11 with kick-off taking place at 3pm.  Due to the high volume of supporters anticipated, we are, louder than ever, encouraging ALL fans to purchase their match tickets in advance.  Tickets can be bought online here or…

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