The annual Spartans kids adventure to the King’s Theatre will take place on Tuesday 12th December where this year’s hilarious production is Cinderella.
The 7pm show is available to all kids aged 5 to 15 and tickets cost £13 each. Friends, brothers and sisters welcome too. Adults – sorry, it’s a night out for the nippers! You can buy your own tickets and be hipsters without the wee ones elsewhere though!
To book tickets, please call Jeanette Veitch on 07810 048 231.
After the highs of the previous weekend’s Cup exploits, the 2002’s coaches feared a performance dip ahead of the trip to the Borders with a tough game away to improving Gala side. The journey made all the more challenging with Jack C, Danny and Luke all missing and Kornel coming back from illness. Continue reading
Spartans 2002’s pulled off a fantastic result to progress into the Scottish Youth Cup Quarter Finals after a 4-0 victory over Ayrshire League Champions AC Irvine at Ainslie Park.
The visitors, who travelled to Edinburgh unbeaten this season, were the most fancied to make it into the hat for the next round draw however it was a polished performance from the North Edinburgh side who kept a clean sheet in the making too. Continue reading
Spartans u15s will take on Ayrshire hot-shots AC Irvine in the last 16 of the Scottish Youth Cup after their 3-1 victory over Culter at the weekend.
Spartans started strongly against the northern lads, with Joe In particular flying repeatedly down the wing. Just the final touch or too many touches enabled Culter to block numerous chances that would have seen the hosts take a deserved advantage. Continue reading
The annual Spartans kids adventure to the King’s Theatre will take place on Tuesday 13th December where this year’s hilarious production is Jack and the Beanstalk.
The 7pm show is available to all kids aged 5 to 16 and tickets cost £12 each. Friends, brothers and sisters welcome too. Adults – sorry, it’s a night out for the nippers! You can buy your own tickets and be hipsters without the wee ones elsewhere though!
To book tickets, please call Jeanette Veitch on 07810 048 231 between 5pm – 9pm.
The Inspiresport Scottish Youth FA Cup Round 3 draws were made this afternoon (Wednesday 12th October) and were broadcast via the Association’s Periscope feed.
The following draws featuring Spartans teams were made:
Hot on the heels of unveiling his sponsorship of the 2008’s playing kit, local businessman Gerry Weir has announced further support of the Youth Section with another generous jersey deal.
The Cornerstone Mortgage Consultants front man has put his name to The Spartans 2004’s tops for the forthcoming campaign. Continue reading
Spartans 2008s season has been offered a boost with the delivery of new kit courtesy of kind hearted local business Cornerstone Mortgage Consultants.
The Edinburgh based company have been long standing supporters of the Club, backing the Senior Men, Women and Youth sections over the recent seasons. Continue reading
Spartans 2002 Colts progressed to the next Round of the John McConnell Memorial Cup after an impressive 11-0 victory over Salvesen CFC at Forresters High School’s 4G.
Spartans dominated possession for the outset in the fresh autumnal air and blanket blue sky with the two holding midfielders Ethan Russell and Innis Skinner utilising the width of the pitch to create many overloads out by the touchline. Continue reading
Sunday saw the 2002 Colts head across the capital to take on Currie Star Colts at Balerno High School in the Sportsassist SE Region cup.
The game was played on a fantastic 4g pitch in great weather, the perfect recipe for fast flowing football. Continue reading
Sun splitting the skies. Spectators squinting in the glare. Coaches throwing off their heavy Spartans jackets. The smell of sunscreen in the air. Just another normal October day in Dalkeith.
Unusually, the team was hit by last minute illness and call offs and we only had eleven players and no subs. For a normally much larger squad, it was clear that this would be a tough gig, with lots of running around and no breaks. Continue reading
The Scottish Cup will be at the Spartans Academy on Monday 26th September from 6-9pm.
Any player, coach or volunteer can come along and take a photo with it. Family members are also welcome. Continue reading
The Youth Section committee has organised an 11 aside In-Service night for Tuesday 4th October at Ainslie Park, 7.00pm to 8.30pm.
The session will be held in both the Spartans Academy (Café) and on the Astro Pitch. Continue reading
Dates for your Diary:
There will be no Goalkeeper School on Friday 16th September & Friday 14th October.
Please note: If you wish to book a course above 1.3 in either the main or children pathway please contact Stuart Gray our Coach Development Officer before booking – firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your development pathway and funding.
For other courses follow the steps below: Continue reading
The Spartans FC Youth U15s Whites recently held their Presentation evening at the Spartans Academy.
Stories from the season were shared and many memories were taken away come the end of a well received night. Continue reading
Kevin Wilson’s Under 13s added the League Title to their Scottish Cup success on Monday night without a ball being kicked.
An ineligible player was fielded against Spartans in a recent league encounter and as a result, the Ainslie Park side were awarded the match points. Continue reading
Tonight’s Under 13s Reds game against Longniddry Villa was cancelled whilst Kevin Wilson’s side were in transit to the East Lothian town as the hosts withdrew from the fixture at the 11th hour. Continue reading
The Under 13s Reds face a trip to East Lothian on Thursday night to play Longniddry Villa in a must win game as the outcome of the League Title goes down to the wire.
The Reds must secure a victory to keep their championship hopes alive following a narrow defeat to second place Leith Athletic A at the Academy on Tuesday.
The Leith side, who have a game in hand over Spartans – against Villa – and sit two points behind, take on Hutchison Vale in the other fixture.