Blyth Spartans AFC has today parted company with manager Michael Nelson through mutual consent. Michael departs having first joined the club in March 2020. During his time at Croft Park, Michael worked tirelessly during difficult times as the club battled through the Covid-19 pandemic. A busy summer of recruitment provided a lot of optimism but after a series of disappointing performances over several weeks, the club can announce Michael’s departure. The club…
Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson maintains his “unbelievable amount” of belief in his players. Speaking ahead of the National League North game at Kettering Town on Saturday, Nelson addressed: Difficult few days after the Leamington defeat Maintaining an “unbelievable amount” of belief in the players Message for the supporters Listen to the full interview with Niall Bromley below:
Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson looks ahead to Saturday’s National League North game with Boston United at Croft Park. Tickets can be bought in advance here, or you can pay on the turnstile on the day of the game.
A couple of images of Blyth Spartans Manager Michael Nelson, competing in todays Great North Run. These were shot at the 11.5 mile mark as he passed the Theatre Royal. Well done The Gaffer.
Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson is taking part in the Great North Run for the 4 Louis Charity. Please click here to read Michael and his wife’s story and donate if you can. Thank you.
Croft Park is becoming a fortress, as Blyth Spartans maintained a 100% home record after a second 2-0 home win of the season, inflicting a first defeat of the season against visitors AFC Telford Utd. Although Blyth were the dominant team in the first half they were unable to break down the Telford defence. However, persistent attacking football in the second half finally paid off in the 86th minute when…
Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson provided his full-time verdict on the 3-0 defeat at Kidderminster Harriers.
Blyth Spartans manager Michael Nelson looks ahead to Saturday’s National League North clash at Kidderminster Harriers. Nelson’s side travel to the Aggborough Stadium fresh from beating Alfreton Town 2-0 in their league opener. However Russ Penn’s Harriers are also on a high after beating York City away last week. Listen to the full interview below:
Blyth Spartans got their 2021-22 National League North campaign underway at Croft Park in front of a crowd of 1200+. After a balanced first half, a brace from JJ O’Donnell in the second half secured all three points for the Spartans. A selection of images from the game by Bill Broadley.