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

Reaction | Thomson ‘over the moon’ with Telford point

BY Niall Bromley Blyth Spartans attacker Connor Thomson is relieved to get the first point of the National League North campaign on the board.  Thomson played a starring role in Blyth’s 1-1 draw with AFC Telford United, in which Paul Blackett scored an 89th-minute equaliser for Michael Nelson’s side.  It was nothing more than Spartans deserved following an excellent second-half performance at Croft Park.  Thomson told blythspartans.com: “We’re over the…

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Match Photos|Blyth Spartans 1 AFC Telford 1

A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the opening league game of the 2020-21 campaign against AFC Telford. After going one down in the first half, the Spartans showed great spirit and never gave up; being rewarded for there efforts with a 89th minute equaliser from Paul Blackett. Any images used in other publications, must credit images to Bill Broadley

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Report | Blyth claim point against AFC Telford

By Stephen Burton In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant National League North Saturday, October 10, 2020 BLYTH SPARTANS 1-1 AFC TELFORD UNITED A last-minute equaliser from Paul Blackett secured Spartans their first point of the season in a hard-fought draw at Croft Park. After a dominant start the visitors took the lead 13 minutes in through a header from Jason Oswell, before Blackett made the most…

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Programme | Issue One | AFC Telford United

Your Blyth Spartans are back at Croft Park and our matchday programme is back to serve you for the 2020/21 season. Issue One of SPARTANS is on sale NOW for just £1 – and back with more content than ever ahead of our National League North clash with AFC Telford United this afternoon.  Inside this week’s programme:  – Michael Nelson’s pre-match thoughts – Tribute to Robbie Dale  – Spartans all…

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Preview | AFC Telford United | National League North

BY Stephen Burton National League football returns to Croft Park for the first time since February as Blyth Spartans host AFC Telford United on Saturday. Michael Nelson’s men will be hoping to bounce back from Tuesday’s heavy opening day defeat to Guiseley.  Importantly, the clash in Northumberland gives Blyth an opportunity to bounce back and go into the FA Cup game at Marske United in midweek with some momentum. THE…

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Live Stream | AFC Telford United | National League North

Blyth Spartans AFC can confirm it will live stream its National League North home match with AFC Telford United on Saturday afternoon.   Telford make the trip to Croft Park this weekend for Blyth’s first home game of the 2020/21 league campaign.  As per government rules, the game will be played behind closed doors, but supporters of both clubs can watch via our live stream.  Join us from 2:45pm as our…

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Season Tickets | Refund update

Blyth Spartans chairman Tony Platten has written to update supporters on the refunding of season tickets.  It has been confirmed by the National League, FA and Government that no spectators will be allowed to watch Step 1 and 2 matches for at least three months. Last week, it was announced a funding package of grants has been agreed with the government, but full details are still yet to be confirmed….

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Report | Spartans handed tough lesson in league opener at Guiseley

BY Jordan Cronin In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant National League North Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Ten-man Blyth Spartans were handed a tough lesson to begin their National League North campaign with a heavy defeat at Guiseley.  Matthew Elsdon departed the field just after half-time following a second yellow, in a game where Michael Nelson’s men were already trailing 2-0.  It had taken until just the…

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Interview | Nelson knows all about Cunningham’s qualities

Blyth Spartans boss Michael Nelson is fully aware of the qualities Aaron Cunningham brings to Croft Park.  Cunningham, 22, returned to Blyth for his third loan spell from Hartlepool United for the entirety of the season. The defender has made 21 appearances across two previous loans at Spartans and will hope to add to that tally tonight at Guiseley.  And just like supporters, Nelson knows all about the attributes he…

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Arrival | Cunningham re-joins for third loan spell

Blyth Spartans AFC is delighted to announce Aaron Cunningham has returned to Croft Park on a season-long loan from Hartlepool United, subject to FA and National League clearance.   Cunningham, 22, was due to spend the remainder of last season on loan at Blyth but his spell was cut short after three games following the Covid-19 outbreak.  However, the 22-year-old has sealed an immediate move back to Northumberland and should…

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