Away travel | Chester (A) | National League North | 21/22

20th September 2021

The Green Army have arranged away travel for our National League North encounter at Chester on Saturday (September 25th). The coach will depart The Commissioners Quay Inn at 8:30am and travel to The Deva Stadium ahead of a 3pm kick-off in National League North.  The price of the coach is £25pp, which ensures travel to and from the game.  For payment, please send money via bank transfer to organiser Dan…

Read More >>

Preview | FC United of Manchester (A) | FA Cup Replay | 21/22

20th September 2021

BY Stephen Burton Blyth Spartans travel to Broadhurst Park on Tuesday evening (kick-off 7:45pm) to face FC United of Manchester in the FA Cup Second Qualifying Round replay. Michael Nelson’s side were held to a 1-1 draw against the Northern Premier League outfit on Saturday, setting up a midweek trip to Manchester.   JJ O’Donnell scored his fourth of the season to give Spartans the lead only for FC United…

Read More >>

FA Cup | Guiseley v Blyth Spartans/ FC United of Manchester

20th September 2021

Blyth Spartans will face Guiseley in the next round of the FA Cup – if Michael Nelson’s side overcome FC United of Manchester in their Second Round Qualifying replay.   Nelson’s men travel to Broadhurst Park on Tuesday (September 21) after the two sides drew 1-1 at Croft Park on Saturday.  The winner of the replay will play Guiseley away on Saturday, October 2nd.

Read More >>

Report | Blyth Spartans 1-1 FC United of Manchester United | FA Cup | 21/22

18th September 2021

BY Liam O’Brien In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Emirates FA Cup Second Qualifying Round Saturday, September 18th 2021 BLYTH SPARTANS 1–1 FC UNITED OF MANCHESTER Blyth Spartans will travel to Broadhurst Park on Tuesday evening for an FA Cup Second Round Qualifying Replay after drawing 1-1 with FC United of Manchester at Croft Park. In truth, Michael Nelson’s side never really got going over the course of 90…

Read More >>

Preview | FC United of Manchester | FA Cup | 21/22

16th September 2021

By Stephen Burton FA Cup action returns to Croft Park this Saturday as Blyth Spartans face FC United of Manchester in the Second Round Qualifying. Early goals from JJ O’Donnell and Lewis McNall weren’t enough as Spartans had to make do with just a point at home to Darlington last weekend. However, a big positive is Michael Nelson’s side have enjoyed a strong start so far this season and remain…

Read More >>

Report | Blyth Spartans 2-0 Billingham Town | FA Youth Cup | 21/22

15th September 2021

Blyth Spartans advanced into the FA Youth Cup Second Round Qualifying after a 2-0 victory over Billingham Town at Croft Park  A goal in either half from Jamie Norvell and Sammy Watson saw off Town, who beat Scarborough Athletic 10-1 in the previous round.  The young Spartans now wait to learn their next opponents, with the tie to be played on the week commencing September 27th.  It was a fast…

Read More >>

FA Youth Cup | Billingham Town (H)

14th September 2021

Blyth Spartans host Billingham Town in the First Qualifying Round of the FA Cup on Wednesday, September 15th (kick-off 7:45pm).  Admission prices are £3 for adults and £2 for concessions. A cash turnstile is in operation only. The social club is open from 6pm for hot and cold refreshments.  The young Spartans beat Darlington 6-0 in the previous round, while Billingham saw off Scarborough Athletic 10-1.  First-team manager Michael Nelson…

Read More >>

FC United of Manchester (H) | Important season ticket holders & general admission information

13th September 2021

Tickets for our FA Cup Second Round Qualifying tie with FC United of Manchester are now on general sale. Tickets can be bought online here or by calling our general office on 01670 352373 between 9am and 1pm Monday to Friday. If you are an FC United supporter buying online, please make sure you select the ‘General Admission AWAY FANS’ option when purchasing your tickets. The game will be segregated.  Similarly, if…

Read More >>

Reaction | McNall on first competitive Blyth Spartans goal

12th September 2021

BY Niall Bromley Lewis McNall says it was a “great feeling” to score his first Blyth Spartans goal. McNall, who came in for the injured Dan Maguire, headed home Karl Byrne’s cross for a 2-0 lead against Darlington after 19 minutes. Indeed, it was the former Newcastle United youngster’s first competitive goal in three years after a torrid time with knee injuries. McNall played 68 minutes as the Quakers fought…

Read More >>

Report | Blyth Spartans 2-2 Darlington | National League North | 21/22

11th September 2021

BY Stephen Burton In association with: ALANMcLEANFCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday, September 11th 2021 BLYTH SPARTANS 2-2 DARLINGTON A first Blyth Spartans goal for Lewis McNall wasn’t enough as Michael Nelson’s men let a two-goal lead slip in a feisty draw against North East rivals Darlington. Spartans went ahead on eight minutes as JJ O’Donnell flicked a Nicky Deverdics free-kick into the bottom corner, before McNall…

Read More >>