Interview | Nelson on Dunston win and trialists

29th August 2020

Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson discusses his side’s 2-1 win at Dunston UTS on Friday evening. Nelson laced up his boots to play a full 90 minutes at the UTS Stadium, even getting on the scoresheet – but at the wrong end. You can watch his interview with BSAFCTV in full below.


Media vacancy | Videographer

23rd August 2020

An opportunity to join the Blyth Spartans AFC media team on a voluntary basis has arisen. A number of media volunteers from previous seasons have gone on to gain full-time employment in the local and national media – could you be next?  We’re seeking a Videographer for the upcoming National League North season, ready in time for the start date on Saturday, October 3. This role, in particular, has proved…


News | Anthony Seghini to step down from General Manager role

19th January 2020

Blyth Spartans have been advised by General Manager Anthony Seghini that he will step down from his position at the end of the season due to personal circumstances. Anthony explained: “This has been a very difficult decision for me but personal family circumstances means I am unable to commit the time and commitment to the role that it requires. “It hasn’t always been plain sailing but I’ve enjoyed my three…


Arrival | McGlade returns to Blyth Spartans

9th November 2019

Blyth Spartans are pleased to announce the signing of former attacker Dylan McGlade from Bray Wanderers.  McGlade, 24, had a short spell at Croft Park during the 2017-18 season before moving back to his native Ireland with Longford Town, the team he previously joined the club from.  At the turn of the year,  McGlade joined Bray Wanderers, however has returned to England after the conclusion of their season in September. …


Media Team Changes

31st July 2019

Blyth Spartans is pleased to announce Jordan Cronin as our new Media Manager. Jordan joined the club in December as a Videographer before stepping into the Chief Press Officer role at the beginning of last season. His work with Blyth helped him earn a full-time role at JPI Media as a Football Writer, however that has not deterred him from remaining on the club’s media team. Jordan succeeds Stuart Dick…


Programme Editor | Russell Wynn joins Media Team

10th July 2019

Blyth Spartans would like to welcome Russell Wynn as our new Programme Editor for the upcoming season.  Russell joins with a wealth of experience in Programme Editing having designed and sourced his own content at North Shields during his long spell as Media Manager.  The quality of his programmes was recognised in 2017, when he won the Northern League Programme of the Year Award.  He has carried out a similar…


Announcement | Spartans unveil 2017/18 kit

1st July 2017

Blyth Spartans are proud to unveil a preview of our new team kit for the Vanarama National League North 2017/18 campaign. After two seasons with EV2 Sportswear, we are pleased to confirm that we have returned to our former kit and merchandise partners Errea and S08Sportswear. Spartans general manager Anthony Seghini explained the decision behind the kit: “For next season specifically, we have a shirt design with a traditional 1970s look to…