• Arrival | Gbolahan joins Blyth on non-contract
  • Arrival | Young joins Blyth on season-long loan
  • FA Cup | Marske tie postponed but rescheduled for Wednesday
  • Season Tickets | Refund update
  • Arrival | Cunningham re-joins for third loan spell

Report | Scoreline harsh as Blyth lose to Southport

By Liam O’Brien In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday October 24th 2020 Blyth Spartans 0-3 Southport FC Three lapses in concentration cost Blyth Spartans in what a generally solid defensive performance against Southport. George Newell opened the scoring late the first-half before Dylan Vassallo doubled the visitors’ lead in the 79th minute against the run of play. Marcus Carver then made…

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Programme | Issue Two | Southport

Issue 2 of our matchday programme SPARTANS is available to purchase via our online club shop, for just £1! Blyth Spartans take on Southport in National League North – our season home game of the season. You can purchase our programme via the Supporters Club shop and enjoy some pre-match or post-match reading.  SPARTANS, for the time being, is digital only. It really is the perfect way to start your matchday routine…

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Arrival | Gbolahan joins Blyth on non-contract

Blyth Spartans AFC is pleased to announce Ade Gbolahan has joined on a non-contract basis.  The striker arrives at Croft Park having finished last season at National League South outfit Eastbourne Borough.  Gbolahan joined Eastbourne in January and scored on his debut in a 2-2 draw with Concord Rangers.  He went on to feature in a further three games for the The Sports before the campaign was cut short due…

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Preview | Southport (H) | National League North

BY Liam O’Brien In association with LV BET Blyth Spartans host Southport at Croft Park this Saturday in their second home game of the 2020-21 National League North season. Spartans will be hoping to put the heavy defeat 6-1 at Gloucester City behind them and instead take some positives from their last match in Northumberland, where they earned a hard-fought point against AFC Telford United. INJURY NEWS Olly Scott and…

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Live Stream | Southport (H) | National League North

Blyth Spartans AFC can confirm a live stream will be in operation for our National League North encounter with Southport on Saturday. Spartans welcome Liam Watson’s Port to Northumberland in a 3pm kick-off, who are fresh from their 1-0 win against Chorley last week. Due to government guidelines, supporters remain locked out of Croft Park, however we’re doing all we can to ensure you don’t miss any of the action….

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1899 Club | Draw winners – August & September

The winners of the 1899 Club draw for August and September have been drawn. Due to the lack of matches and because we cannot use the hospitality suite once games recommence, we have decided to issue a first prize of £100 and a second prize of £50 for the foreseeable future. August 1st Number 358 Christopher Allen £100 2nd Number 102  Neil Tebbutt £50 September 1st Number 252 Matt Roper…

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Report | Blyth suffer Gloucester nightmare

BY Russell Wynn In association with: ALAN McLEAN FCMA CGMA Chartered Management Accountant Vanarama National League North Saturday, October 17, 2020 GLOUCESTER CITY 6-1 BLYTH SPARTANS Blyth Spartans made the long trip south to Gloucester and their new ground at Meadow Park, complete with a shiny new 4G artificial surface. However, it was a very unhappy trip as Spartans found themselves 5-1 down at the break as almost everything Gloucester…

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Arrival | Young joins Blyth on season-long loan

Blyth Spartans AFC is pleased to announce the arrival of goalkeeper Brad Young on a season-long loan from Hartlepool United.  Highly-rated Young, 18, arrives at Croft Park fresh from being linked with some of the biggest clubs in the country.  Stories in the national press earlier this year claimed Young had caught the eye of a number of Premier League clubs, including Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United.  Whilst speculation surrounded…

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Preview | Gloucester City (A) | National League North

BY Stephen Burton Blyth Spartans return to National League North action on Saturday with a long trip to early pace-setters Gloucester City at Meadow Park. Michael Nelson’s men will be hoping to bounce back after a disappointing FA Cup exit to Marske United in midweek. THE OPPOSITION In winning their opening two games, manager Jason Rowe has overseen the Tiger’s best start to a league season since 1996. Their last…

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