• Community Director | Jonny Thompson appointed
  • Arrival | Ritson signs on loan from Hull
  • Hospitality | Slane celebrates 50 years since first Spartans appearance
  • Club Statement | Trio leave Blyth Spartans
  • Interview | Clark confident points will arrive soon

Volunteer | Distributing posters

Blyth Spartans AFC is looking for volunteers to distribute posters advertising our home games to retail outlets, pubs and business units etc throughout the Blyth and surrounding areas. Would anyone who is interested in helping out, with what may take an hour or so every few weeks, depending on how many posters you agree to distribute, please contact me; generalmanager@blythspartans.com. We are extremely grateful to those volunteers that helped with this…

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News | Foden joins Consett on short loan

Blyth Spartans goalkeeper Mark Foden has joined Northern League Division One side Consett AFC on a short loan. Foden, who joined from Gateshead in the summer, played every game in pre-season before picking up a hip injury on the eve of the campaign. The 23-year-old was expected to be out for longer than anticipated, hence the arrival of Nathan Harker from Newcastle United. Instead, Foden has made a swift recovery…

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Sponsorship | SOS Group

Copy, print and scan management company, SOS Group, has just been announced as the new Spartans’ sleeve sponsor and the firm is thrilled to be associated with the club at such a pivotal point in its long history. John Behan, director at SOS Group, says: “We’re very proud to see our logo on the Blyth match shirts. “This is a club with a long and proud history and we’ll be…

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Departure | Nearney departs due to work commitments

Blyth Spartans have agreed to cancel Josh Nearney’s contract after a change in work commitments. Nearney became one of Lee Clark’s first signings in the summer, having played for the likes of Hartlepool United and Whitby Town. He featured throughout pre-season and made his competitive debut during Tuesday’s defeat to York City as a second-half substitute. Due to recent a change in circumstances, going forward, the defender would find it…

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Report | Former Spartans inflict 3-0 defeat on Blyth

By Liam O’Brien In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Tuesday, August 13 2019 Blyth Spartans 0-3 York City Blyth suffered a 3-0 defeat at the hands of promotion favourites York City with former Spartan Kieran Green getting on the scoresheet. York City took the lead in the 18th minute when Jordan Burrow headed the ball down for Kallum Griffiths, who hammered it…

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Match Photos | Blyth Spartans 0 York City 3

It was 2nd top against 2nd bottom as the full timers of York City took on the fledgling part timers of Blyth Spartans, and after 90 minutes of football it was the visitors of York who took all three points and went top of the league, whilst the losers Blyth, found themselves at the foot of the table and the only team in the league still yet to gain a…

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Preview | Blyth Spartans v York City

By Liam O’Brien Blyth Spartans face the difficult task of welcoming National League North promotion favourites York City to Croft Park on Tuesday night. Lee Clark’s side remains in search of their first points of the season after their opening two games ended in defeats to Gloucester City and Alfreton Town, respectively. And the fixture list gets no easier for Clark and co, with the full-time Ministermen tipped to return to non-league’s…

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Funeral service | Gordon Young

The Club has been advised that the funeral of Gordon will take place on Thursday 22nd August at 12pm at the Central Methodist Church in Blyth followed by a brief service at Blyth Crematorium at 1pm. Family and friends are then invited back to the Spartans Club House from 1-30pm.

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Report | Spartans suffer at Alfreton’s expense

By Kieran Carr In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Motorama National League North Saturday 10th August, 2019 Alfreton Town 3-0 Blyth Spartans Blyth Spartans fell to their first away defeat of the season in a fairly one-sided affair at Alfreton Town’s North Street. It was a game fought mainly in midfield with the best chance for Blyth coming from Robbie Dale, who struck a free-kick off…

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