Match Photos | Blyth Spartans 2 Nantwich Town 0

15th January 2017

A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the game between Blyth Spartans and Nantwich Town, which saw Blyth return to the top of the league in a game in which they dominated throughout. Goals from R.Dale and S.Turnbull secured the points, but it could have been more had it not been for some outstanding goalkeeping from the Nantwich number 1.        

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Award | Port of Blyth POTM | December 2016

12th January 2017

Blyth Spartans are delighted to announce that Luke Armstrong has been awarded with the Port of Blyth Player of the Month award for December. Spartans started the month with a battling draw against fellow Evo-Stik Premier League promotion hopefuls Buxton, despite playing 50 minutes of the game with ten men. Another stalemate followed in the Buildbase FA Trophy – as Blyth held Altrincham to a 2-2 draw, before succumbing to a…

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Arrival | Youngster Wrightson Set For Loan Spell At Spartans

11th January 2017

Blyth Spartans have signed Gateshead youngster Adam Wrightson on loan until the middle of February. Winger Wrightson – who has made 15 appearances so far for the Tyneside outfit – will spend five weeks at Croft Park and is eligible to play for Spartans until February 18. The 20-year-old spent a spell on loan at Northern League club South Shields earlier this season, but will make the step up to Evo-Stik…

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Match Report | Coalville Town 0-1 Blyth Spartans

8th January 2017

  Report by Phil Castiaux In association with: Alan McLean FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Consultant Evo-Stik NPL Premier Division Saturday January 7 2017 Coalville Town 0 1 Blyth Spartans Blyth Spartans came away from the Mander Cruickshank Stadium in Coalville, Leicestershire on Saturday with three important points in the bag following a 1-0 victory. A sending off early in the second half for the home side had left the Ravens…

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Armstrong Agrees To Extend Atkinson’s Time At Spartans

7th January 2017

Blyth Spartans are delighted to have agreed a deal that sees Carlisle United right-back David Atkinson extend his loan deal at the club by another month. The 23-year-old’s original agreement expired on Monday January 2 and, with Spartans boss Alun Armstrong stating at the time of his arrival that he didn’t envisage that the defender would remain at Croft Park past that point, Atkinson appeared to have signed off with the 3-2…

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Match Preview | Coalville Town v Blyth Spartans

6th January 2017

EVO-STIK NORTHERN PREMIER DIVISION Venue: The Mander Cruickshank Solicitors Stadium, Owen Street, Coalville, LE67 3DA Date: Saturday January 7 Kick Off: 3pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter ADMISSION Adults £10 Concessions £7 Juniors £1 TEAM NEWS Blyth Spartans face a tricky task this weekend, against one of the form sides in the division – in the shape of Coalville Town. Blyth were victorious in their opening game of 2017…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 3-2 Workington

2nd January 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Evo-Stik Premier League Monday January 2 2017 Blyth Spartans 3-2 Workington Spartans started 2017 in fine style – as Daniel Maguire’s hat-trick helped Blyth recover from a poor first half showing to claim a 3-2 Evo-Stik Premier League win over Workington. Robert Wilson had put the visitors ahead against a lacklustre Spartans side, but Maguire tapped in…

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Match Preview | Blyth Spartans v Workington

2nd January 2017

  EVO-STIK NORTHERN PREMIER DIVISION Venue: Croft Park, Blyth (NE24 3JE) Date: Monday January 2 2017 Kick Off: 3pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter Radio Blyth Live ADMISSION £10 – Adults (+1 under 10 free with every paying adult) £5 – Concessions £1 Extra – Entry to Port of Blyth Stand TEAM NEWS Blyth host Workington on Monday in their first game of 2017 and Spartans will be looking to…

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Arrival | Striker Laidler is Spartans’ First Foot For 2017

1st January 2017

Blyth Spartans have wasted no time in securing a new signing in the January transfer window – after signing striker Jordan Laidler from Newton Aycliffe. The 23-year-old started his career at Premier League side Sunderland, but was released from the Stadium of Light having failed to make a first team appearance for the Black Cats. Laidler then had a brief spell at West Auckland Town, before completing a switch to…

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