Arrival | Nicholson Returns to Bolster Spartans’ Defence

1st June 2018

Blyth Spartans are delighted to announce the return of defender Alex Nicholson ahead of the 2018/19 Vanarama National League North season – joining from Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Side South Shields. Nicholson, 24, is no stranger to Croft Park having spent a two and a year spell with the club between 2014 and 2016. Primarily a right-back – but capable of playing in a multitude of positions – Nicholson came…


Reaction | Neal Hooks: “We’re still in a good position – there still is a chance of the playoffs but that window is kind of narrowing down”

14th April 2018

Blyth Spartans assistant manager Neal Hooks admitted the club’s chances of reaching the National League North playoffs are “narrowing down” – however, refused to write off Blyth hopes completely. Alun Armstrong’s men travelled to promotion rivals Chorley yesterday afternoon knowing a win would put them just two points outside the top seven with two games in hand over York City. However, Blyth passed up the opportunity to put their fate…


Match Preview | Chorley v Blyth Spartans

13th April 2018

  VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: The Chorley Group Victory Park Stadium, Duke Street, Chorley, PR7 3DU Date: Saturday 14th April 2018 Kick Off: 3pm   ADMISSION Adults – £12 Concessions – £9 Student (Valid ID Required) – £7 Children 12 – 16 – £5, U11’s – Free   TEAM NEWS The Spartans travel to playoff hopefuls Chorley on Saturday, looking to get back to winning ways after suffering heavy…


Commercial | Chorley Match Sponsors

13th September 2017

The main match sponsor for Tuesday’s game against Chorley FC was The Commissioner’s Quay Inn who sponsor Croft Park’s North Stand. Manager Dan Evans was joined by staff from the “Quay” and enjoyed a rain swept 2-0 victory with goals from Nathan Buddle and Dan Maguire.               Another special guest of the club at the match was Dave Grey of Kimmerston Design. Dave designed…


Match Report | Blyth Spartans 2-0 Chorley

12th September 2017

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Tuesday September 12 2017 Blyth Spartans 2-0 Chorley An excellent Blyth extended their winning run to four games at the expense of ten-men Chorley – as Spartans ran out 2-0 winners in an entertaining Vanarama National League North clash. Nathan Buddle scored his second header in four days to open the scoring in…


Match Preview | Blyth Spartans v Chorley

11th September 2017

  VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: Croft Park, Plessey Road, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 3JE Date: Tuesday 12th September 2017 Kick Off: 7.45pm   SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter   ADMISSION Adults – £12 (£2 extra for the Port of Blyth stand) Concessions – £6 (£2 extra for the Port of Blyth stand)   TEAM NEWS Blyth Spartans play host to Chorley on Tuesday evening looking to extend their winning…


Rally Cry from Armstrong as Spartans Host Trio of Fixtures

7th September 2017

Manager Alun Armstrong has sent out a rally cry to the Spartans faithful ahead of a trio of home games over the next 10 days. Croft Park hosts the visits of Boston United, Chorley and Shaw Lane Association in the coming days, and Armstrong is hoping for a series of big crowds to support his side. “We need the fans to get behind the lads, no matter what.” “So far…