Match Preview | FC United of Manchester vs Blyth Spartans

21st April 2019

By Stephen Burton After victory over Guiseley on Good Friday, Spartans are now looking for their sixth straight win as they travel to Broadhurst Park on Easter Monday to face an FC United side with survival on the line. The latest round of fixtures has seen Spartans cut Telford United’s advantage to just one point as they chase the remaining play off positions with two games left. Meanwhile FC United…

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

3rd November 2018

By Glen Maxwell In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday November 3 2018 Blyth Spartans 0-3 FC United of Manchester Blyth Spartans were brought back down to earth by Vanarama National League strugglers FC United of Manchester on Saturday afternoon – after they followed up two strong away showings with a disappointing 3-0 reverse. United went ahead through Kurt Willoughby on 20…

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Match Preview | F.C. United of Manchester (H)

3rd November 2018

VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: Croft Park, Plessey Road, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 3JE Date: Saturday 3rd November 2018 Kick Off: 3:00pm SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Radio Blyth Live Twitter ADMISSION Adults – £12 (£2 extra for the Port of Blyth stand) Concessions – £7 (£2 extra for the Port of Blyth stand) Under 16’s – FREE (£2 extra for the Port of Blyth stand) Under 10’s must be accompanied…

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Sponsors | F.C. United of Manchester

22nd January 2018

There was another full house in the sponsors room for Saturday’s home game against a rapidly improving FC United of Manchester team. Along with the sponsors attending the game were two Spartan heros celebrating the fourtieth anniversary of the famous 1977-78 Fifth Round FA Cup run. Rob Carney and John Waterson.   Fergusons Transport and Storage were one of four groups all sponsoring the match.  Bill Wilson was celebrating his…

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Extension | Rivers Extends Stay at Croft Park

21st January 2018

Blyth Spartans are delighted to announce the contract extension of winger Jarrett Rivers through the end of the 2018/19 season. The 24-year-old re-joined the club during the summer of 2016 after a spell at Blackpool, and has made 121 appearances in the green and white of Blyth – scoring on 26 occasions including the famous winner against Hartlepool United in the FA Cup Second Round during the 2015/15 campaign. The…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 1-1 FC United of Manchester

20th January 2018

Report by Stuart Dick In association with: Alan McLean FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Consultant   Vanarama National League North Saturday January 20 2018   Blyth Spartans 1 – 1 FC United of Manchester It has taken until the 30th game of the season for Blyth Spartans to pick up their first draw of the 2017/18 season, but the men from Croft Park will be disappointed to come away with just…

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Match Preview | Blyth Spartans v F.C. United of Manchester

20th January 2018

  VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE NORTH Venue: Croft Park, Plessey Road, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 3JE Date: Saturday 20th January 2018 Kick Off: 3pm   ADMISSION Adults: £12 Concessions: £6   SCORE UPDATES / MATCH COMMENTARY Twitter   TEAM NEWS Blyth turn their attention back to the Vanarama National League North as they welcome a resurgent FC United of Manchester to Croft Park on Saturday. The Spartans were punished for defensive lapses…

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Interview | Armstrong Calls for Bumper Crowd Ahead of FC United Fixture

18th January 2018

“We need the people of Blyth to pack this place on Saturday,” Alun Armstrong decreed as he spoke to Blyth Spartans Official Website on a cold winter evening at Croft Park ahead of a busy run of action. Spartans return to league action against FC United of Manchester on Saturday afternoon off the back of a disappointing exit to Vanarama National League side Bromley in the Last 32 of the…

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