Match Preview | Blyth Spartans v Frickley Athletic

 

EVO-STIK NORTHERN PREMIER DIVISION

Venue: Croft Park, Blyth (NE24 3JE)

Date: Tuesday 7th March

Kick Off: 7.45pm

 

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ADMISSION

£10 – Adults (+1 under 10 free with every paying adult)

£5 – Concessions

£1 Extra – Entry to Port of Blyth Stand

 

TEAM NEWS

Blyth Spartans look to bounce back following successive league defeats for the first time since September. Frickley won the reverse fixture 1-0 being on the back foot for large parts of the game.

Spartans surrendered a 2 goal on Saturday at the hands of Sutton Coldfield Town. A brace from Luke Armstrong had put Blyth into a commanding lead but were left reeling as their relegation threatened hosts came back to win 3-2.

Our visitors tonight Frickley tasted their 1st defeat in 5 games as they lost 1-0 at home to Hednesdord Town. A late goal from Danny Glover gave the visitors the points.

Manager Alun Armstrong may look to ring the changes following the defeat on Saturday.

 

RECENT FORM

Blyth Spartans – WWWLL

Frickley Athletic – WWDWL

 

IN THE AWAY DUGOUT

Lee Morris – Former pro with Derby County and when signed was the 4th most expensive teenager in British football. Previously in charge of Solihull Moors and Loughborough Dynamo.

 

DANGER MAN

Adam Priestley – The on-loan Alfreton Town striker is a full international for Gibraltar. He could be the spark needed by Frickley to fight off the threat of relegation.

 

LAST TIME WE MET

Frickley Athletic 1 – 0 Blyth Spartans – Evo-Stik Northern Premier Divison – Tuesday 20th September 2016

 

 

RECENT RECORD AGAINST OPPOSITION

Played – 8

Won – 3

Drew – 1

Lost – 4

Scored – 10

Conceded – 11

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