Milburn Signs

12th June 2024

Spartans first signing of the summer is Ben Milburn. Ben will be a familiar face to Spartans fans having signed for the 2021/22 season. After an impressive preseason the then Blyth Manager Michael Nelson described the defender as “one for the future” The then 18-year-old would spend most of the season on loan at first Whickham and then North Shields where he helped the latter win the Northern Premier Division…


Arrival | Milburn joins Spartans on non-contract

13th August 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC is happy to announce central defender Ben Milburn has joined the club on a non-contract basis.  The central defender, 18, featured as a trialist in pre-season friendlies against Middlesbrough U23s, North Shields, South Shields, Hartlepool United and Hebburn Town.  Spartans boss Michael Nelson views Milburn as one for the future and confirmed he is hoping to loan the player out soon. Nelson explained: “We see Ben as…