• Club Statement | Positive Covid-19 test
  • Club Statement | Bob Little
  • Live Stream | Hereford (H) | National League North
  • Live Stream | Farsley Celtic (H) | National League North
  • Interview | Nelson: ‘Please back the lads’

Interview | Goalscorer Blackett hails team effort in Farsley draw

BY Niall Bromley Paul Blackett believes it was a team effort as his injury-time equaliser earned Blyth Spartans a point against Farsley Celtic. Ashley Smith-Brown opened the scoring for Farsley in a first-half the visitors just shaded before Michael Nelson’s half-time team talk sparked a superb reaction.  Blyth had their chances but it looked as though The Celt Army would hold on for three points until Blackett popped up in…

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Report | Blyth snatch late equaliser against Farsley

BY Aaron Hindhaugh In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Tuesday, November 10th 2020 Blyth Spartans snatched a point in injury time when Paul Blackett beat the keeper to the ball and finished into an open net. It could’ve been all three points for Spartans as Michael Cain saw his 95th-minute free-kick come back off the bar. Ashley Smith-Brown found the bottom corner…

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Programme | Issue #3 | Farsley Celtic

Issue #3 of our digital matchday programme SPARTANS is available to purchase now!  Blyth Spartans host Farsley Celtic in National League North on Tuesday evening (November 10), boosted by their first league win of the season at Curzon Ashton.  Sadly, government guidelines dictate all home fixtures must be played behind closed doors for the foreseeable future – but we’re trying our best to bring the match to YOU.  So, why…

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Preview | Farsley Celtic (H) | National League North

BY Liam O’Brien Blyth Spartans welcome Farsley Celtic to Croft Park on Tuesday night looking to make back-to-back wins in National League North.  Michael Nelson’s men claimed their first three points of the season at Curzon Ashton on Saturday but face a quick turnaround as Farsley travel to Northumberland. The visitors themselves grabbed their first win of the campaign at the weekend following a last-minute winner against Gateshead.  THE OPPOSITION …

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Live Stream | Farsley Celtic (H) | National League North

Blyth Spartans AFC will provide a live stream for our National League North encounter with Farsley Celtic on Tuesday (November 10). Michael Nelson’s men head into the game looking to make it back-to-back wins following their first three points of the campaign at Curzon Ashton.  Farsley themselves travel to Northumberland full of confidence following their injury time winner against Gateshead.  Due to government guidelines, supporters remain locked out of Croft…

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Interview | Thackray ‘over the moon’ with first win

BY Niall Bromley  Kris Thackray was over the moon as Blyth Spartans claimed their first win of the National League North at Curzon Ashton on Saturday.  Thackray played on the left of a four-man defence which defended superbly to keep a clean sheet in the 3-0 victory at the Tameside Stadium.  But he also chipped at the other end too – setting the ball rolling with a 35th-minute opener before…

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Report | Blyth claim first win of season at Curzon

BY Jordan Cronin In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday November 7th 2020 CURZON ASHTON 0-3 BLYTH SPARTANS  An all-round team performance earned Blyth Spartans their first win of the season with Paul Blackett netting a brace on his return to the side.  Blackett made his return to the starting XI, replacing Priestley Griffiths in Blyth’s defeat at Kidderminster Harriers.  Both sides…

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Preview | Curzon Ashton (A) | National League North

BY Liam O’Brien  Blyth Spartans face Curzon Ashton this Saturday with their eyes set on gaining their first points on the road this season. Michael Nelson’s men put in an improved display at Kidderminster Harriers last time out but sadly had no points to show for it.  A trip to the Tameside Stadium will hopefully provide a better outcome as Blyth search for their first league win of the campaign. …

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Interview | Nelson previews Curzon clash

Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson wants his players to relish the opportunity of playing during the national lockdown ahead of Saturday’s clash with Curzon Ashton.  Spartans’ elite state enables the club to fulfil its National League North fixtures as normal, while teams below Step 2 are forced into a four-week break.  However, the continuation of football does bring its own challenges with Blyth scheduled to play SEVEN matches between now…

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Postponed | Walking Football Session

Following the news of another national lockdown, we regret to inform all Walking Football Sessions between November 5 and December 5 have been cancelled. *Furthermore, use of our 3G at Croft Park will also not be possible until after the lockdown. We thank everybody who has joined us for our Walking Football sessions so far and look forward to seeing you again soon. Stay safe. *This excludes our first-team, whose…

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