Media Vacancy | Programme Editor

2nd April 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC is looking to recruit a new Programme Editor for the 2021/22 season following Russell Wynn’s decision to step down from the role.  This position is ideal for anyone with a strong interest in football and has aspirations of working in the sports media industry – whether you are a student or otherwise.  A number of media volunteers at the club have gone to secure full-time employment at…

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Easter soccer camp | Places available April 7-9

2nd April 2021

Our first Easter soccer camp very popular and well attended – and we still have a few spaces left on next week’s camp at Croft Park from Wednesday 7th to Friday 9th April. We are opening our office at Croft Park on Saturday, April 3 from 9am to take telephone bookings for the remaining places. The cost of the three-day course is £35 and additional family members pay the reduced…

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Club Statement | Breach of league rule 8.39

26th March 2021

An Independent Panel has found Blyth Spartans AFC to be in breach of League Rule 8.39 on three separate occasions. As a result, the club has been fined a total of £6,000 and a six points deduction suspended for one season. The club was charged in February after failing to fulfill its National League North fixtures while the continuation of the 2020/21 season was subject to a vote. The charges…

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Under-19s | Register for our recruitment training sessions

18th March 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC can announce full details regarding its under-19s recruitment drive, which is due to begin later this month.  This opportunity is open to all players entering the U19s age group ahead of the 2021/22 season AND interested in taking a vocational course at Tyne Metropolitan College. To find out more regarding our partnership with Tyne Met, please click here.  Michael Nelson, manager of the senior team and U19s, will stage two…

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1899 Club draw | March winners

9th March 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC can announce its 1899 Club draw winners for March. Please can the winners contact our general manager Mike Coulson on mike.coulson@blythspartans.com to claim your winnings. Thank you to everyone for their continued support during these difficult times. 8: Andy Bowron – £100 209: John Spedding – £50 How can I join the 1899 Club? E-mail your name, address and the number of draw numbers you require to generalmanager@blythspartans.com…

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Club Statement | Michael Johnson

27th February 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC is saddened to learn the passing of former chairman Michael Johnson.  Michael’s duty as chairman was just one of a number of roles he served during his time at the football club. Michael was also a huge part of the community in his days as a well-known coal merchant.  Our deepest thoughts go out to Michael’s family and friends.

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Under-19s | Join our Zoom meeting with Michael Nelson

26th February 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC manager Michael Nelson is hosting a Zoom meeting next week for anyone interested in joining our under-19s team, in collaboration with Tyne Metropolitan College. Formed in 2019, our exciting partnership will see students represent Spartans in the National Youth Alliance for the 2021-22 season, while undertaking a vocational course at Tyne Met. Here are just some of the benefits to the courses offered: Further your education Develop…

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1899 Club draw | February

23rd February 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC can announce its 1899 Club draw winners for February. Please can the winners contact our general manager Mike Coulson on mike.coulson@blythspartans.com to claim your winnings. Thank you to everyone for their continued support during these difficult times. 295: Jim Lashley – £100 121: Richard Farquharson – £50 How can I join the 1899 Club? E-mail your name, address and the number of draw numbers you require to generalmanager@blythspartans.com…

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Club Shop sale | 2020/21 replica kits

19th February 2021

Blyth Spartans AFC’s Supporters Club have reduced the price on ALL 2020/21 replica kits after the season was made null and void.  Shirts are now priced at £30 for adult sizes and £25 for child sizes via our online club store.  A new batch of shirts, which had been earmarked for the first team, are now available to purchase.  As usual, it is suggested you get a shirt two sizes…

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