• Match Report | Blyth Spartans 2-1 Newcastle Benfield | Pre-Season Friendly | 2024/25
  • Will McGowan departs Croft Park
  • Pre-Season fixtures confirmed
  • Michael Liddle announces his retirement from football
  • 2024/25 Kit Launch

Club Statement | Winners Worldwide Takeover Deal Goes Through

Blyth Spartans is delighted to announce the final signing of the Sale and Purchase Agreement, transferring the ownership of the Football Club to Winners Worldwide, led by Irfan Liaquat. This a milestone moment for Blyth Spartans, where the 24-year ownership under Tony Platten is transferred to Winners Worldwide, who are intent on progressing the club both on and off the field to the benefit of the supporters, the town, and the wider community. Irfan Liaquat commented, “This is a great occasion. It’s so…

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125 Years Anniversary Shirt – Proud Of Our History

Founded in 1899, 2024 sees the 125th anniversary of Blyth Spartans Football Club. In his research for the history of Blyth Spartans, Ken Sproat discovered the first mention of a Spartans kit in the 20th November edition of the Blyth News, it was noted “Blyth Spartans wear a characteristically attractive costume – long glaringly red stockings and white shirts”. With that in mind, we have produced, along with our kit supplier…

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Matchday Hospitality | Book now

At Blyth Spartans we have a variety of matchday hospitality options in the Tommy Hedley suite available This is an excellent opportunity to celebrate a birthday or anniversary, commemorate an occasion, promote your business or even just simply upgrade your matchday experience! Whatever the reason, everyone at the club is infinitely grateful for your valued support. Matchday hospitality packages are a brilliant way to support the club and network with…

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Match Report | Blyth Spartans 2-1 Newcastle Benfield | Pre-Season Friendly | 2024/25

By Callum Jacques Blyth Spartans began their pre-season schedule with a 2-1 win against Newcastle Benfield. It was the first game of the Nobby Solano era and the Saturday afternoon affair saw plenty of trialists appear at Croft Park, one of which gave Spartans an early lead in the 8th minute. Blyth controlled the game until the 31st minute when Benfield equalised through Glen Hargrave. Spartans took the lead in…

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Match Preview | Newcastle Benfield FC (H) | Pre-Season Friendly | 2024/25

Blyth Spartans are delighted to welcome everybody back to Croft Park on Saturday for our first match of the 2024/25 preseason. We take on Northern Football League Division One side Newcastle Benfield on Saturday, July 13 at 3pm. TICKET INFORMATION You can buy tickets with cash or card at the gate on the day. All ticket information is as follows: Season ticket holders will have free entry for all home…

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Summer Sports Camp

Blyth Spartans are excited to announce a new summer sports camp ran by former Spartans captain, Wayne Buchanan. The former defender joined the Spartans in August 2010 and went on to play 178 times for Blyth across three seasons in the Confernece North before leaving the club in the summer of 2013 for Morpeth Town. The camp will be aimed at Primary School children aged between the ages of 6…

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Club Shop Update

The club are pleased to announce, that after some redecoration in the club shop over the summer, it is now in a position to open. We will be opening from 11am until 3pm tomorrow and we currently have a selection of Errea clubwear. There are also a number of last seasons shirts on sale for £30. Our shop will also be opening on Saturday for our first pre-season game against…

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1899 Club June Draw

There was no winner of the “One in a Thousand Draw” as the number drawn was 291, which is not allocated to any member and the prize will roll over to next month resulting in a £200 prize. The Fans Experience draw prize of a new Blyth Spartans home shirt is Alan McLean. Alan will be contacted by email. If you are not receiving the monthly email update, please email scott.gibson@blythspartans.com so your…

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Will McGowan departs Croft Park

Blyth Spartans can confirm that Will McGowan has completed a move away to Vanarama National League side Gateshead FC. The midfielder departs after a 20-month spell in Blyth, initially joining on loan from South Shields in November 2022 before arriving on a permanent deal in August 2023 ahead of the 2023/24 season. McGowan featured 76 times for the Spartans across two campaigns scoring eight goals and assisting twice across the…

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Clubhouse Update

Following feedback from supporters the Clubhouse has made some changes to the drinks available on draft. Our new line up of draft drinks will be :- These drinks will be available for the first time during the Euro 2024 Quarter Final tie between England and Switzerland on Saturday 6th July

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Pre-Season fixtures confirmed

Blyth Spartans are pleased to confirm our entire pre-season fixture in preparation for the upcoming Northern Premier League Premier Division season. We start our pre-season campaign on July 13 at home against Northern Football League Division One side Newcastle Benfield, before our first away trip of the season at Daren Persson Stadium, three days later, as we face North Shields. The Spartans return to Croft Park on Friday, July 19…

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Michael Liddle announces his retirement from football

Blyth Spartans can confirm Micheal Liddle has informed them of his decision to retire from football.  Liddle first joined the club in 2016 and would help Spartans win the Evo Stick Premier Division and the Northumberland Senior Cup in his first season.  Over the next few seasons, he would establish himself as one of the highest-regarded left-backs in the National League North and play a key role in the club’s…

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2024/25 Kit Launch

Blyth Spartans are delighted to announce and share our new Home and Away shirts for the 2024/25 Season. Errea will once again be the supplier for our new kits, thanks to the agreement put in place by the outgoing Supporters club. The affiliation with Errea means these kits are a unique design for Blyth Spartans. The club would like to place on record our thanks to Ian, Anthony and their…

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