Departure | Jeffries Comes Out Of Retirement To Sign For Shildon

15th December 2016

Goalkeeper Peter Jeffries has signed for Shildon – after the Northern League club agreed a deal with release him from his Blyth Spartans contract. Re-joining Spartans over the summer, Jeffries had announced his retirement from football earlier this season – after featuring in manager Alun Armstrong’s first game in charge against the keeper’s former employers. However, the club retained Jeffries’ contract in the event he was ever needed as emergency…


Departure | Spartans Stopper Peter Jeffries Retires From Football

20th October 2016

Blyth Spartans goalkeeper Peter Jeffries has informed the club that he is retiring from football with immediate effect. After signing for the club in 2014, the former Hartlepool United, Bishop Auckland and Spennymoor Town stopper starred in Spartans’ run to the Emirates FA Cup Third Round during the 2014/15 season. However, the 29-year-old was on his way after just one season – as he joined Northern League side Consett last…


Keeper Jeffries Confident of Victory At Halesowen

Peter Jeffries is confident that Blyth Spartans will get back to winning ways against Halesowen Town and has backed himself to keep his place in goal – despite suffering an injury during Tuesday’s 1-0 loss at Marine. Jeffries was caught on the hip in a mid-air collision five minutes after the half-time break and received treatment. The goalkeeper looked to be struggling badly, but showed real determination to stay on for…

20th August 2016