• Hospitality | Blyth Spartans honoured to welcome friends and family of Robert and Carol Hardy
  • Club Statement | Curzon Ashton incident
  • News | Roberts signs contract
  • Interview | Clark on ‘huge’ Curzon clash
  • Interview | Clark disappointed after FA Cup exit

Preview | Spartans look for third successive win

Blyth Spartans make the trip down South to face Hednesford Town in the FA Cup third qualifying round. Spartans have found form recently winning back-to-back games as well as being three games unbeaten. Hednesford Town find themselves second in the BetVictor Southern Premier Central League Table, one point behind Rushall Olympic. Key details The game will be a usual 3 pm kick-off at the Keys Park as Spartans look to…

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News | Clark addresses Roberts speculation

Blyth Spartans manager Lee Clark has addressed the speculation surrounding Callum Roberts over the weekend.  Talk on social media suggested the former Newcastle United winger is to go on trial with League One outfit Rotherham United this week.  Roberts, understandably, is likely to draw interest from clubs in the EFL after a remarkable start to his Blyth career with seven goals in eight matches.  However, Clark confirmed the 22-year-old has…

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Report | Roberts steals the show as Blyth secure first win of the season.

Blyth Spartans 3-1 AFC Telford Saturday, 28th September 2019 In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Blyth Spartans got their first three points of the season and made it back-to-back wins this week. Spartans had hat-trick hero Callum Roberts to thank as his three stunning solo goals were the difference for Lee Clark’s side. Roberts opened the scoring after 10 minutes with the first shot of the…

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Departure | Orrell leaves Blyth Spartans

It is with disappointment that Blyth Spartans announce the cancellation of Jake Orrell’s contract by mutual consent.  Orrell, after signing from Newcastle Benfield in the summer, appeared in 10 of Blyth’s 13 games in all competitions this season.  The decision to release him from his contract was made reluctantly at the player’s request. We wish Jake well for the future and thank him for his efforts as a Blyth Spartans…

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Report | Sweet sends Spartans into FA Cup next round

BY Jordan Cronin In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant FA Cup Third Round Qualifying Replay Saturday, September 24th, 2019 Blyth Spartans recorded their first win of the season and progressed into the Third Round Qualifying of the FA Cup after beating Curzon Ashton 1-0. Lee Clark’s side peppered the visitors goal in the first-half before getting their just rewards after Michael Sweet’s 47th-minute goal – his…

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Report | Roberts hat-trick secures FA Cup replay

By Jack Cunningham In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday, September 21st, 2019 Callum Roberts scored his first career hat-trick – but it was not enough to seal Blyth Spartans’ first win of the season in a FA Cup second round qualifying tie. Spartans and Curzon Ashton played out a barmy 4-4 draw at the Tameside Stadium, where the pair will now…

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Chairman’s column | Platten addresses start to season

I’m a little surprised by the start to the season, it’s a bit strange. Pre-season went well with some good results and we were scoring goals, so there were positive signs. But the step up from the Northern League for some of our younger players is a big jump.  Stitching a side together virtually from scratch, is never going to be easy but we are bringing in more experienced players…

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Report | Injury-hampered Spartans suffer Southport loss

By Liam O’Brien In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday September 14th 2019 Southport 2-0 Blyth Spartans Spartans slow start to the season continued as they suffered another defeat in a game that was hampered by injuries. Southport took the lead in the 66th minute when Zehn Mohammed got his head on the end of a corner. Southport then doubled their lead…

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Arrival | Ex-NUFC midfielder Hunter joins

Blyth Spartans are pleased to announce the arrival of former Newcastle United central midfielder Jack Hunter.  The 21-year-old was released by the Magpies last summer, despite often captaining the under-23s, and was quickly snapped up by Gateshead for the 2018/19 season.  He soon established himself as a first-team regular at the International Stadium, appearing 37 times as The Heed just missed out on the National League play-offs. “I am delighted…

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