Report | Spartans handed tough lesson in league opener at Guiseley

6th October 2020

BY Jordan Cronin In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant National League North Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Ten-man Blyth Spartans were handed a tough lesson to begin their National League North campaign with a heavy defeat at Guiseley.  Matthew Elsdon departed the field just after half-time following a second yellow, in a game where Michael Nelson’s men were already trailing 2-0.  It had taken until just the…


Preview | Guiseley AFC (A)

5th October 2020

Blyth Spartans open up their National League North campaign with a trip to Guiseley on Tuesday evening.  Michael Nelson’s men travel to West Yorkshire on the back of a 4-2 win at Whitley Bay in the FA Cup Second Round Qualifying.  It will be Blyth’s first league game since March after the coronavirus outbreak saw the 2019/20 season suspended.  THE OPPONENTS  Joint-managers Marcus Bignot and Russell O’Neill led the The…


Hospitality | Guiseley (H)

5th September 2019

Blyth Spartans were delighted to welcome the following people to our matchday hospitality suite against Guiseley on Bank Holiday last month. Gavin & John Berry who travelled down from Glasgow for the day. 1899 Club winner Glenn Thomas Mick Page and family from Page Powder Coatings Ltd and (right) Track Suit Sponsor, Mick Hogan from L&M Plant Hire Now, YOU can take advantage of our affordable hospitality package as a…


Match Report | Spartans’ struggles continue as Guiseley hit four

27th August 2019

BY Stephen Burton In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Monday August 26, 2019 Blyth Spartans 1-4 Guiseley Aaron Martin scored twice as Guiseley took the points in 4-1 victory at Croft Park, which leaves Spartans still searching for their first win of the season. Despite an even first half, Spartans fell behind on 38 minutes as Lee Shaw fired low past Nathan…


Match Photos | Blyth Spartans 1 – 4 Guiseley AFC

26th August 2019

A mega selection of images by Bill Broadley from the Bank Holiday game between Blyth Spartans and Yorkshire outfit, Guiseley AFC, which saw the visitors take advantage of their chances in front of goal as they put four past the Spartans. Blyth’s highlight of the afternoon was a consolation goal from Captain, Robert Dale a mere 438 minutes after Blyth’s only goal of the season scored by D.Mullen in the…


Preview | Blyth Spartans vs Guiseley AFC

25th August 2019

BY Liam O’Brien Blyth Spartans welcome Guiseley to Croft Park on Bank Holiday Monday in their fourth home game of the season. Lee Clark collected his first point(s) as Spartans manager in a 0-0 draw at Bradford (Park Avenue) on Saturday and hopes it will act as a building block in the club’s difficult start to the campaign. But Marcus Bignot and Russ O’Neill’s Guiseley provide another tough test for…


Kieran Green | “One game at a time”

20th April 2019

Kieran Green says Blyth Spartans will continue to take it one game at a time after a 2-0 win over Guiseley maintained their National League North playoff push. Alun Armstrong’s men moved into the top seven on goal difference courtesy of goals from Green and Nathan Buddle, with close rivals AFC Telford United in action this afternoon (3pm) at Hereford. As well as getting on the scoresheet, Green produced a…