FA Cup Player of the Round Result

As reported on here last week, Blyth Spartans’ own Michael Tait was in running for the E.ON sponsored FA Cup Player of the Round for his hattrick exploits against Ossett Albion. Sadly Michael didn’t win, the honour going to Northwich Victoria’s Mark Danks. Unlucky Michael, you’ll just have to score a hattrick in the next round and try again!

7th October 2009
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FA Cup Update

Tonight saw a 2-2 draw between Hyde United and Salford City, this means that our proposed trip to Lancashire on Saturday for the FA Cup 3rd Qualifying Round has been postponed. We will post up details of our FA Cup game, once the opponents and date are known.

6th October 2009
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Exec Committee Minutes (5 Oct 2009)

MINUTES OF THE EXECUTIVE MEETING HELD ON MONDAY 5th of OCTOBER 2009. Present ; K. Scott, I. Evans, G. Young, R. Harding, S. Ord (part), A. Bowron, J. Wilkinson, I. Hertwick, M. Hunter & A. Seghini. Apologies ; A. Platten & C. Baxter. Prior to the start of the meeting, and in the Chairman’s absence I. Evans welcomed each of the new potential executive team members to the meeting and,…

6th October 2009
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Blyth Spartans 2 Alfreton Town 0 (Sponsors)

5th October 2009

A photo gallery of the sponsors for the Blyth Spartans v Alfreton Town match on 3 October 2009. Should you be interested in getting involved in sponsoring the Spartans see the Commercial section for more details. Match Sponsor – Port of Blyth Training Services ______________________________________________ Match Ball Sponsor – Port of Blyth ______________________________________________ Match Ball Sponsor – Alan McLean ______________________________________________ Man of the Match Sponsor – Matt Hurren ______________________________________________

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Hyde United / Salford City Preview

4th October 2009

After last year’s heroic FA Cup run to the third round and a home tie with Blackburn Rovers Blyth Spartans are preparing to continue this year’s challenge. 2009 sees the club’s 100th anniversary of taking part in the competition and a third qualifying round tie at either Hyde United or Salford City awaits the Spartans. The game will take place next Saturday if the match between Hyde and Salford is…

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Blyth Spartans 2 Alfreton Town 0 (Match Reaction)

4th October 2009

It has been said many times, and by numerous observers, that Blyth Spartans’ inscrutable midfielder/forward Robbie Dale blows hot and cold. On a day when gales buffeted the Spartans’ Croft Park Dale blew hot. In fact he blew as hot as a Sahara storm. Arguably playing his most consistent and effective game in a Blyth shirt Dale blew Alfreton away after taking the wind of the visitors’ sails with a…

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Spartans feature in Celtic View

4th October 2009

Following on from our recent story regarding the proposed Charity trip from Ireland to Blyth for the Eastwood Town game, a story has featured in Celtic View (Celtic FC’s weekly magazine whch is sold all over the world) detailing the trip. Should you wish to sponsor the lads, please use the following link: – www.justgiving.com/Fergus-Dowd

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Blyth Spartans 2 Alfreton Town 0 (More Photos)

4th October 2009

A photo gallery from Steven Hadlow of the Blue Square North clash between Blyth Spartans and Alfreton Town played on 3 October 2009. Should you wish to use any of the images attached please email Steven for permission. For more of Steven’s photos please use this link

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Blyth Spartans 2 Alfreton Town 0 (Match Report)

Saturday 3rd October Blue Square North Attendance – 462 Blyth Spartans Mark Bell, Stephen Harrison, John Brackstone, Michael Tait, Gareth Williams, Darren Craddock, Chris McCabe, Adrian Webster, Paul Brayson (sub John Alexander 82 mins), Ian Graham, Robert Dale Subs Not Used – Simon Todd, Josh Gillies, Kenny Boyle & Craig Turns Alfreton Town Craig Dootson, Dominic Roma, Mark Dudley, Aden Flint, Kyle Mcfadzean, Andy Todd (sub Mathew Burke 77 mins),…

4th October 2009
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