Reserve Match Photos| Blyth Spartan Reserves 6-1 Felling Magpies

13th April 2019

A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the Reserves 6-1 win over the Felling Magpies; a scoreline that wasn’t a true reflection of an evenly balance game until the last 15 minutes. Spartans were the more dominant team in the first half, but only broke the deadlock on the 35th minute despite many chances in front of the visitors goal. The second half saw a resurgent Felling team who…

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Match Photos | Blyth Spartans Reserves 2-0 Newcastle East End

1st April 2019

The reserves got back to winning ways after two consecutive home defeats with a convincing two nil win over Newcastle East End in the pouring rain at Croft Park. The young Spartans were dominant throughout the game creating many chances on the visitors goal. However, resolute defending by Newcastle and a great display from their Keeper kept the scoreline to a respectable two goal margin. Ryan Hutchinson completed a full…

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Green | We need to learn to be boring

3rd March 2019

Midfielder Kieran Green was a despondent figure after Blyth Spartans’ 3-1 defeat at the hands of Brackley Town on Saturday afternoon, and issued a rather unusual rally cry to his teammates. “We need to just be boring,” said the 21-year-old who’s first half tenacity led to the opening goal, “we are either on top of the world, everything is going for us, getting the rub of the green or nothing…

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Reserve Match Images| Blyth Spartan Reserves 3-1 Wallsend Boys Club

2nd December 2018

At a wet and soggy Croft Park, Blyth Spartans Reserves climbed up to 4th place with a battling win over Wallsend Boys Club; who were far better than their league position of 3rd bottom would have suggested. It was end to end football in poor conditions, which saw the young Spartans finally break the stubborn Wallsend defence with five minutes of the half remaining. The second half saw Blyth add…

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Match Photos | Blyth Spartans Reserves 11-2 Ashington Town

6th October 2018

Spartans Reserves were in Northumberland Minor Cup action today against Ashington Town who play two leagues below the Reserves. This was a game that promised a goal fest from the young Spartans and it only took a couple of minutes before Blyth’s Hussain scored the opener. A further three first half goals from Murray (2) and Lazzari gave the Spartans a 4-0 half time lead which could have been a…

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Match Photos| Blyth Spartans Reserves 0-1 Cullercoats

9th September 2018

Blyth Spartans Reserves three match winning run came to an end at Croft Park this afternoon, loosing to 3rd place Cullercoats by a single goal, which was scored very much against the run of play on 25 minutes. This defeat sees the Spartans drop to 5th place in the Northern Alliance Division 1. Images by Bill Broadley

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Match Photos| Blyth Spartans Reserves 7-1 Winlaton Vulcans

7th September 2018

The Reserves made it three wins in a row as they move up to 4th place in the Northern Alliance Division 1 with a great second half performance against Winlaton. Spartans took an early lead through J.Butler, only to concede a late first half equaliser in a game of end to end attacking from both teams. The early part of the second half was dominated by the visitors, who looked…

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Match Photos | Blyth Spartans Reserves 1 – 1 Blyth Town

9th May 2018

Northern Alliance Division 2 Champions, Blyth Spartans Reserves completed their home League program bowing out at Croft Park with a well earned share of the points against local rivals Blyth Town. Both teams played well cancelling each other out in a good game of football, so a draw was a fair result. Town did almost spoil the party when they took a one nil lead late in the second half….

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Match Photos | Blyth Spartans Reserves 8 – 2 Gateshead Redheugh 1957

28th April 2018

A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the game between the Spartans Reserves and Gateshead Redheugh 1957, which saw the battle between the league leaders and the leagues bottom side. Blyth had scored 95 goals going into the game whilst the visitors had conceded 91 goals. This had the markings of a goal fest for Blyth and damage limitation for the visitors. Within 5 minutes Blyth were one up…

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