Tag Archives: Blyth Spartans

Abiding memories

It was the thought of standing on the Wembley pitch that made me want to be part of the Fans Choir for the FA Cup Final.  And it was an amazing experience to stand on that turf but not the best part. For me, the most enjoyable and memorable experience was meeting the other fans and the way so many strangers quickly became friends. Continue reading

The Cup

Jim White, in the Telegraph, wrote that the third round of the cup would provide “the most forgettable Saturday of the football calendar” because the games scheduled on Saturday were “the least appetising group of matches in FA Cup history.”  He obviously doesn’t find either Blyth Spartans or Birmingham City very interesting. Continue reading

Happy New Year?

If you want to get some idea of what to expect in 2015, my blog is the wrong place to look. I don’t understand a lot of what happened last year or know what this one will bring.  I’m not even going to speculate about Blyth Spartans’ chances of causing an upset when they play Birmingham City tomorrow. There should be plenty of others commenting on that game; I noticed an announcement on the Blyth Spartans site saying that the extended press area was full. Continue reading