A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the Reserves game against a physical Red Row Welfare team. The young Spartans bounced back from a heavy defeat at the weekend to put four goals past the visitors for no reply.
Northern Alliance Division 2 Champions, Blyth Spartans Reserves completed their home League program bowing out at Croft Park with a well earned share of the points against local rivals Blyth Town. Both teams played well cancelling each other out in a good game of football, so a draw was a fair result. Town did almost spoil the party when they took a one nil lead late in the second half….
A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the game between the Spartans Reserves and Gateshead Redheugh 1957, which saw the battle between the league leaders and the leagues bottom side. Blyth had scored 95 goals going into the game whilst the visitors had conceded 91 goals. This had the markings of a goal fest for Blyth and damage limitation for the visitors. Within 5 minutes Blyth were one up…
A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the reserves game against Whitburn, which saw the young Spartans collect three points against a resilient Whitburn side, as they edge closer to the title. Although the score line suggests a close game, Spartans were the dominant side throughout the game and were denied many more scoring opportunities by the visitors Keeper.
A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the game between the Spartans Reserves and Wideopen & District, which saw the Spartans dominate a game against a stubborn Wideopen defence who were eventually breached from an explosive 30 yard screamer from Blyth’s Liam Wotherspoon.
A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the Spartans Reserve game against Counden and Leeholme, which saw the young Spartans triuph 6-2 over the visitors to retain their 100% ten game winning start to the Northern Alliance Division 2 campaign.
A selection of images from the game between Spartans Reserves and Willington Quay Saints, which saw the Spartans make it 12 wins out of 12 games for the season and remain top of the League.
A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the Cup game between Spartans Reserves and Spittall Rovers, which saw the Spartans proceed to the next round whilst maintaining a 100% winning start to the season in all competitions.
A selection of photos by Bill Broadley from the League Cup game between Spartans Reserves; League leaders of Division 2 with a 100% win rate and League Leaders of Division 1, Killingworth YPC also with a 100% win rate. Spartans opened the scoring within the first 5 minutes of the game and were two up by half time. Although the visitors were dominant after the restart and looked the most…
Blyth Spartans have snapped up highly-rated youngster Jack Butler – after he impressed during pre-season with the club and in training with the reserve team. The 17-year-old caught the eye of those at Croft Park while playing for New Hartley Juniors, before appearing for the first team in our pre-season friendly against Whitby Town. With an eye for goal, the King Edward VI High School student has already represented England…