Farsley Celtic 2 Blyth Spartans 1 (Merit Marks)

Detailed below are the marks for the Farsley Celtic v Blyth Spartans match played on Tuesday 18 August 2009. The merit marks were awarded by Martin Hunter. Team 1. Mark Bell – 5/10 2. Stephen Harrison – 8/10 (star Man) 3. Kenny Boyle – 6/10 4. Michael Tait – 7/10 5. Gareth Williams (C) – 7/10 6. Andrew Leeson – 6/10 7. Chris McCabe – 6/10 8. Stephen Turnbull –…

19th August 2009
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Blyth Spartans 1 Redditch United 0 (Merit Marks)

Detailed below are the marks for the Blyth Spartans v Redditch United match played on Saturday 15 August 2009. The merit marks were awarded by Martin Hunter. Team 1. Mark Bell – 6/10 2. Stephen Harrison – 7/10 3. John Brackstone – 7/10 4. Michael Tait – 7/10 5. Gareth Williams (C) – 7/10 6. Andrew Leeson – 7/10 (Star Man) 7. Chris McCabe – 7/10 8. Stephen Turnbull –…

18th August 2009
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Blyth Spartans 0 Southport 2 (Merit Marks)

Detailed below are the marks for the Blyth Spartans v Southport match played on Tuesday 11 August 2009. The merit marks were awarded by Martin Hunter. Team 1. Mark Bell – 5/10 2. Stephen Harrison – 6/10 3. John Brackstone – 7/10 4. Michael Tait – 7/10 5. Gareth Williams (C) – 7/10 6. Andrew Leeson – 6/10 7. Chris McCabe – 7/10 8. Stephen Turnbull – 6/10 9. John…

18th August 2009
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News of Spartans Old Boys (#01)

18th August 2009

The start of the season has seen a few ex-Spartans make their ways with new clubs. Adam Bartlett has made his (surely belated) Football League debut with Hereford United and has already shown the Bulls faithful what he is all about with some spectactular saves for his new side (including a penalty save in the game against former Premiership side Charlton Athletic). Wayne Phillips, Paul Farman and Phil Turnbull have…

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Spartans win National Game award

18th August 2009

As reported over the summer Blyth Spartans were awarded the FA Cup run of the year award in National Game Awards, a ceremony that also saw Spartans ‘Hall of Famer’ Adam Bartlett walk off with the Non League Goalkeeper of the Year. (Above:) Spartans’ Chairman Tony Platten proudly displays the award.

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Blyth Spartans 1 Redditch United 0 (Match Sponsors)

18th August 2009

Detailed below is a photo gallery showing the sponsors from the recent Blyth Spartans v Redditch United match held at Croft park on Saturday 15 August 2009. Match Ball Sponsors – The Managers of Blyth Spartans Juniors. Shown on the photo from left to right are: Craig Bird, Keith Bird, Garry Youll, Heath Browning and Russell Parker with two possible future Spartans legends in the front row.

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Blyth Spartans 1 Redditch United 0 (More Match Photos)

16th August 2009

A selection of match action photos by Bill Broadley from the game between Blyth and Redditch, which saw the Spartans get their first win of the new league campaign with the only goal of the game comimg on 60 minutes from Ian Graham.                                                      …

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Blyth Spartans 1 Redditch United 0 (Match Photos)

16th August 2009

A photo gallery supplied by Milton Stonebank showing images from the Blyth Spartans v Redditch United clash at Croft Park on 15 August 2009. (Please contact Milton should you wish to use any of the images contained within this post) To see more of Milton’s photographs please click here

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Post Redditch United Review

Blyth Spartans won their first game of the season on Saturday with a team which reflected the quiet revolution which has taken place at Croft Park since the arrival of new manager Mick Tait in the summer. Only three of the outfield players who started the home game with Redditch United were regulars last season. Favouring a mixed passing game of long and short play Blyth are looking every bit…

16th August 2009
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Blyth Spartans 1 Redditch United 0 (Match Report)

Attendance 458 Blyth Spartans Mark Bell, Stephen Harrison, John Brackstone, Michael Tait (sub Josh Gillies 66 mins), Gareth Williams, Andrew Leeson, Chris McCabe, Stephen Turnbull, John Alexander, Ian Graham, Simon Todd. Subs not used Adrian Webster, Robert Dale Kenny Boyle & Jack Norton Redditch United Danny Lewis, Jordan Street (sub Jamie Sheldon 62 mins), Asa Charlton, Lucan Spittle, Liam Francis, Chris Dickenson (sub Aaron Daniels 83 mins), Jack Byrne, David…

16th August 2009
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