Match Photos | Blyth Spartans 2-0 Ashton Utd

9th December 2018

Blyth Spartans climbed to 9th place in the National League North with a 2-0 win over league struglers Ashton Utd at Croft Park this afternoon, extending their unbeaten league run to five games. The Spartans dominated the first half but were unable to convert their many opportunities in front of goal. In the second half the deadlock was broken on 51 minutes when Sean Reid scored from a Robbie Dale…


Match Preview | Ashton United (H)

7th December 2018

VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: Croft Park, Blyth Date: Saturday 8th December 2018 Kick Off: 3.00pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter Blyth Live ADMISSION Adults – £12 (£2 extra for Stand Transfer) Concessions – £7 (£2 extra for Stand Transfer) Under 16’s – £5 (£2 extra for Stand Transfer) Under 10’s – FREE with a paying Adult (£2 extra for Stand Transfer) Reciprocal Season Ticket Deal – £7 for Ashington AFC…


Reserve Match Images| Blyth Spartan Reserves 3-1 Wallsend Boys Club

2nd December 2018

At a wet and soggy Croft Park, Blyth Spartans Reserves climbed up to 4th place with a battling win over Wallsend Boys Club; who were far better than their league position of 3rd bottom would have suggested. It was end to end football in poor conditions, which saw the young Spartans finally break the stubborn Wallsend defence with five minutes of the half remaining. The second half saw Blyth add…


Match Photos| Blyth Spartans 3-2 Curzon Ashton

18th November 2018

If ever there was a game of two halves, then the game between Blyth Spartans and Curzon Ashton fitted the bill. Spartans were two down at half time after the visitors bossed most of the first half. It looked like it would be damage limitation in the second half. However, Spartans went from first to fifth gear from the start of the second half and went for Cuzon in a…


Match Photos | Blyth Spartans 0-3 FC United of Manchester

3rd November 2018

The Red Rebels maintain their un-beaten run at Croft Park with a comfortable three nil win over the Spartans in an early season six pointer. The Spartans were two down at half time with the visitors scoring two goals in two minutes. The Spartans were the more attacking team in the second half, but were unable to find the target. This opened up the Blyth defence which the visitors took…


News | Plaque unveiled for Spartans Legend

2nd November 2018

The latest Blue Plaque to commemorate the achievements of Blyth residents has been unveiled by the town’s mayor. Female footballer, Bella Reay played at centre forward for Blyth Spartans and England between 1917 – 19 scoring an amazing 133 goals in one season. After World War One, women’s competitive football was generally unaccepted in public circles making her playing achievement even more remarkable. Born the daughter of a coal miner…


Match Photos | Blyth Spartans Reserves 11-2 Ashington Town

6th October 2018

Spartans Reserves were in Northumberland Minor Cup action today against Ashington Town who play two leagues below the Reserves. This was a game that promised a goal fest from the young Spartans and it only took a couple of minutes before Blyth’s Hussain scored the opener. A further three first half goals from Murray (2) and Lazzari gave the Spartans a 4-0 half time lead which could have been a…


Match Photos | Blyth Spartans 1 – 0 AFC Telford United

29th September 2018

A selection of images by Bill Broadley from the game between Blyth Spartans and third placed AFC Telford Utd, who arrived at Croft Park having only lost once in the league this season. Spartans were by far the dominant team in the first half applying a lot of pressure on the visitors goal. Despite numerous chances, the deadlock was broken by Dan Maguire a minute into first half injury time….