Match Report | Blyth Spartans 0-2 York City

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Tuesday August 8 2017 Blyth Spartans 0-2 York City Blyth Spartans lost their first home game of the Vanarama National League North season – after an impressive York City side ran out 2-0 winners in front of a bumper Croft Park crowd. With 1373 in attendance, Jon Parkin struck after 15 minutes to…

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Arrival | Armstrong Bolsters Spartans’ Attacking Options with Langstaff Loan

Blyth Spartans are delighted to announce the loan signing of Gateshead striker Macauley Langstaff. The 20-year-old, who joined the Tynesiders last season before going out on loan to Billingham Synthonia – the club he signed from – joins on a month’s long loan. After coming through the ranks at Middlesbrough, Langstaff signed for Stockton Town and then signed foe Synthonia in the summer of 2015. In two seasons with the…

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Away Travel | Curzon Ashton v Blyth Spartans

Following the success of the coach to Alfreton, the Green Army have announced that they are running transport to Manchester for Blyth Spartans’ trip to take on Curzon Ashton at Tameside Stadium. The details are as follows: Event: Curzon Ashton v Blyth Spartans Date: Saturday August 26 Departure time from Blyth: 9:00am Departure point: The Wallaw Returning time: 5:00pm The coach will be dropping the supporters at the Ash Tree pub at…

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Fan Information | Spartan Segregation for York City Fixture

With a big crowd expected ahead of our Vanarama National League North fixture against York City – and taking ground regulations into consideration – the executive committee have made the decision to segregate supporters on Tuesday evening. Spartans supporters are requested to enter the ground at the Kingsway End turnstiles, with our visitors entering at the Plessey Road End of Croft Park. We advise supporters to get to the ground…

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Match Preview | Blyth Spartans v York City

VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: Croft Park, Plessey Road, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 3JE Date: Tuesday August 8 Kick Off: 7.45pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Radio Blyth Live Twitter ADMISSION Adults – £12 (£2 extra for the Port of Blyth stand) Concessions – £6 (£2 extra for the Port of Blyth stand) TEAM NEWS Blyth Spartans welcome former Football League side York City to Croft Park on Tuesday evening, in…

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Spartans Supporters Turn Out in Droves at Alfreton Town

Blyth Spartans would like to thank all those who made the trip to Alfreton Town on Saturday afternoon, in the club’s first game back in the Vanarama National League North. Despite the result, supporters from the North East – as well as fan groups from Cannock Spartans and Coventry Spartans – created a fantastic atmosphere that was noted by the local constabulary. Our next away trip takes place on Tuesday…

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Spartans Strikers’ Knocks Add Injury To Insult for Armstrong in “Disappointing” Alfreton Loss

Alun Armstrong admits he endured the “worst case scenario” in Blyth Spartans’ opening day defeat at Alfreton Town – after watching last season’s top scorer Daniel Maguire and strike partner Jordan Laidler limp off during the 2-0 loss. Goals from Luke Shiels and Andre Johnson either side of half-time secured victory for the home side at The Impact Arena, but it was the injuries to both of Spartans’ strikers that…

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Match Report | Alfreton Town 2-0 Blyth Spartans

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday August 5 2017 Alfreton Town 2-0 Blyth Spartans Blyth Spartans endured a baptism of fire on their return to the Vanarama National League North – as they went down 2-0 to Alfreton Town, in a game that ended in bizarre circumstances. Luke Shiels headed in with five minutes of the first half…

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Match Preview | Alfreton Town v Blyth Spartans

VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: The Impact Arena, North Street, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7FZ Date: Saturday August 5 Kick Off: 3pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Radio Blyth Live Twitter ADMISSION Adults – £14 Concessions – £10 TEAM NEWS Blyth Spartans travel to Derbyshire on Saturday to face Alfreton Town in their opening game of the Vanarama National League North campaign. The sides had contrasting fortunes last season – as…

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Arrival | Spartans Sign Jameson on Eve of New Season

Blyth Spartans have signed goalkeeper Peter Jameson from fellow Vanarama National League North side Darlington for an undisclosed fee. The 23-year-old helped the Quakers to two promotions during his four years at Darlington, but has decided to join Alun Armstrong’s side on the day before the new 2017/18 league campaign. Jameson will go straight into the squad for tomorrow’s trip to Alfreton Town, giving Shaun MacDonald competition between the sticks.

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