Match Sponsors | Blyth Spartans 3-0 Mickleover Sports

10th October 2016

Pictured below are the sponsors from Saturday’s Blyth Spartans v Mickleover Sports Evo-Stik Premier League match, played at Croft Park. Match Sponsors: Blyth Betis Pena, including three Spanish fans Man of the Match Sponsor: Nathan Buddle’s grandparents, Billy and Joyce Buddle, who were celebrating their wedding anniversary and Billy’s birthday. Match Ball Sponsor: Alan McLean and family. Match Ball Sponsor: John Barry, who had travelled from Glasgow for the game. Should you be…

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Departure | Spartans Defender Caines Signs Dual Registration Deal With South Shields

10th October 2016

Blyth Spartans’ Gavin Caines has joined South Shields on a dual-registration deal – in an effort to give the centre-back more game time. The 33-year-old has made seven appearances for the club since his summer switch from fellow Evo-Stik Premier League side Rushall Olympic, but has not been involved in any of new manager Alun Armstrong’s first three games in charge. Caines will still be available for Blyth games during…

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Blyth Boss Pleased With Spartans’ Reaction To Dressing Room Dressing Down in Mickleover Massacre

9th October 2016

Alun Armstrong finally recorded his first victory as Blyth Spartans manager at the third time of asking, in what he described as an “outstanding” 3-0 win over Mickleover Sports. Spartans had not won in five games in all competitions since their 1-0 triumph over Marine on September 13, but goals from Luke Armstrong, Matthew Pattison and Jarrett Rivers saw Blyth claim an invaluable three points – as the club rose…

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Spartans To Face Goole In FA Trophy

8th October 2016

Blyth Spartans will hope to avoid being spooked in this season’s FA Trophy – as they travel to Goole two days before Halloween. The Yorkshire-based Evo-Stik League First Division North side saw off Belper Town with a 2-1 win on Saturday, to set up Blyth’s trip to the Victoria Pleasure Grounds on Saturday October 29. This fixture will act as the first of four consecutive away trips in October and November…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 3-0 Mickleover Sports

8th October 2016

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Evo-Stik Premier League Saturday October 8 2016 Blyth Spartans 3-0 Mickleover Sports Spartans’ scintillating first half display saw them end their five-game winless run on Saturday – as Alun Armstrong claimed his first victory as Blyth boss with a 3-0 triumph over Mickleover Sports. Luke Armstrong was the lucky benefactor from Nathan Buddle’s header – as it was diverted…

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Long-Serving Castiaux Calls it a Day at Croft Park

6th October 2016

Blyth Spartans are sad to announce that long-serving media manager Phil Castiaux has decided to step down from his role at the end of the season. A Spartans supporter for nearly 60 years, he has dedicated more than half of that time volunteering at Croft Park and is currently the longest serving official at the club. However, Phil has come to the conclusion that the end of this season is…

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Armstrong Has Strong Words For Spartans Squad Following Woeful Warrington Performance

5th October 2016

Alun Armstrong had a damning message for his Blyth Spartans squad following their disappointing 3-0 defeat at the hands of Warrington Town – as their “pedestrian” play angered the new manager in just his second game in charge at Croft Park. After an encouraging start to his managerial reign with a point against a strong Spennymoor Town side last week, Armstrong was close to tearing his hair out after seeing…

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Job Specification | General Manager, Football Secretary & Treasurer

5th October 2016

Blyth Spartans are advertising a job vacancy for a new General Manager. The club is welcoming applications from anyone who feels that they can comfortably fulfil all of the following responsibilities: 1. Ensure that the Croft Park ground is kept safe and tidy, in line with the requirements of the lease and the FA’s ground grading. All requirements, testing and reporting in relation to the club’s safety certificate must be monitored…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 0-3 Warrington Town

4th October 2016

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Evo-Stik Premier League Tuesday October 4 2016 Blyth Spartans 0-3 Warrington Town Blyth Spartans were left cursing their luck in their comprehensive 3-0 defeat to Warrington Town – as they frustratingly hit the woodwork three times in this Evo-Stik Premier League clash. Tom Peers and Scott Metcalfe put Town two goals up within the first 20 minutes,…

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