Report | Spartans secure point against 2nd place Chester

19th October 2019

BY Liam O’Brien In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday, October 19th, 2019 Blyth Spartans 2-2 Chester Blyth Spartans delivered an excellent performance – earning a hard- fought point at home against second-placed Chester. Chester took the lead in the third minute when Danny Elliot’s free-kick deflected past Mark Foden into the back of the net. Blyth soon equalised when Michael Sweet…


Hospitality | Blyth Spartans honoured to welcome friends and family of Robert and Carol Hardy

18th October 2019

Blyth Spartans AFC were honoured to welcome the friends and family of the late Robert and Carol Hardy, lifelong supporters of the club. Husband and wife Robert and Carol sadly passed away months apart from each other and were remembered at Croft Park. Twenty-five (25) friends and family attended our hospitality suite to commemorate the memory of them both. YOU can take advantage of our affordable hospitality package as a…


Club Statement | Curzon Ashton incident

15th October 2019

The club have received a notification from the FA, following a report by the match referee in relation to a pitch incursion by a Blyth supporter following our goal at Curzon Ashton. Whilst no action has been taken on this occasion, as the incursion was brief and non-threatening, we have been warned that penalties may occur should this happen again in the future. Please can we remind all supporters that…


News | Roberts signs contract

10th October 2019

Blyth Spartans are absolutely delighted to announce Callum Roberts has signed a contract with the club. The former Newcastle United youngster joined on a non-contract basis last month and has excelled in Green and White colours.  Roberts’ form, as well-documented, has attracted interest from the EFL, leading to speculation surrounding his short term future.  However, the 22-year-old has decided to commit by signing a contract with the club to delight…


Interview | Clark on ‘huge’ Curzon clash

8th October 2019

Manager Lee Clark has talked up the significance of Blyth Spartans’ National League North trip to Curzon Ashton on Saturday.  Following two consecutive wins against The Nash and AFC Telford United, Blyth’s dip in performance levels was punished by Hednesford Town in a 4-2 FA Cup exit at the weekend.  With a new management team and a practically a new squad, Spartans feature in the early relegation places with five…


Report | Roberts steals the show as Blyth secure first win of the season.

28th September 2019

Blyth Spartans 3-1 AFC Telford Saturday, 28th September 2019 In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Blyth Spartans got their first three points of the season and made it back-to-back wins this week. Spartans had hat-trick hero Callum Roberts to thank as his three stunning solo goals were the difference for Lee Clark’s side. Roberts opened the scoring after 10 minutes with the first shot of the…


Departure | Orrell leaves Blyth Spartans

27th September 2019

It is with disappointment that Blyth Spartans announce the cancellation of Jake Orrell’s contract by mutual consent.  Orrell, after signing from Newcastle Benfield in the summer, appeared in 10 of Blyth’s 13 games in all competitions this season.  The decision to release him from his contract was made reluctantly at the player’s request. We wish Jake well for the future and thank him for his efforts as a Blyth Spartans…


Report | Sweet sends Spartans into FA Cup next round

BY Jordan Cronin In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant FA Cup Third Round Qualifying Replay Saturday, September 24th, 2019 Blyth Spartans recorded their first win of the season and progressed into the Third Round Qualifying of the FA Cup after beating Curzon Ashton 1-0. Lee Clark’s side peppered the visitors goal in the first-half before getting their just rewards after Michael Sweet’s 47th-minute goal – his…

24th September 2019

Report | Roberts hat-trick secures FA Cup replay

21st September 2019

By Jack Cunningham In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday, September 21st, 2019 Callum Roberts scored his first career hat-trick – but it was not enough to seal Blyth Spartans’ first win of the season in a FA Cup second round qualifying tie. Spartans and Curzon Ashton played out a barmy 4-4 draw at the Tameside Stadium, where the pair will now…