Retained | Clark secures services of Dale, Hutchinson and Butler

5th June 2019

Lee Clark has had a busy afternoon holding several meetings with a number of last year’s squad, securing the services of three. Robert Dale, 34, returns to the club for the 15th consecutive season. Now the club’s record holder for appearances with 643 he’ll look to add to the impressive mark. Joining him in the Spartans dressing room will be central defender Ryan Hutchinson who returns after missing the entire…

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Defensive crisis deepens for Spartans

20th August 2018

Alun Armstrong was left ruing “the worst injury list” he’s ever seen after Aaron Cunningham suffered an ankle injury in Saturday 3-1 defeat at Alfreton Town. The Hartlepool United loanee – who has impressed during his three game in the side – was forced off with the score at 1-1 early in the second half, forcing a re-jig of the side. “It’s looks like he’s rolled his ankle,” suggested Armstrong…

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Club Statement | Ryan Hutchinson Injury Update

13th June 2018

The following is a message from General Manager Anthony Seghini “Ryan Hutchinson has now been advised that his operation will take place in early July. Previously – Ryan had been advised that in order to have the operation this quickly, it would have to be funded privately. However, this week he received the good news that in fact it is now possible to have this provided by the NHS. As…

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Appeal | Ryan Hutchinson Injury Fund Update

28th May 2018

Blyth Spartans recently launched their crowdfunding campaign to help pay for the operation of centre-back Ryan Hutchinson. The fund has now reached 10% of the intended ¬£7,500 total – which will ensure Ryan is given the best possible operation and rehabilitation to return as soon as possible. The link can be found here –¬†https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/ryan-hutchinson-blyth-spartans-injury The defender suffered a horrendous knee injury in the late season defeat to Harrogate Town and…

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News | Hutchinson facing long lay-off with knee injury

22nd April 2018

Blyth Spartans defender Ryan Hutchinson is likely to miss the majority of the 2018/19 season due to a knee injury picked up against Harrogate Town earlier this month. ‘Hutchy,’ who earned a call-up to and England ‘C’ squad earlier in the campaign has suffered injuries to is MCL, a ruptured cruciate ligament, part of his lateral cartilage and bone injuries. Chris Bell, Blyth Spartans Physiotherapist: “It’s going to be a…

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