Andrew Bulford AKA “Bully”
Manager says: ‘Out and out goal scorer who is a superb addition to the team to give Blyth AFC another dimension.’
Tell us about your football career:
This is my 13th season in the EBAC Northern League having previously played for clubs such as Dunston UTS, Ashington AFC, Consett AFC and Ryton.
Day time job: I’m a Gas and Electrical Engineer
What are you best known for: Scoring goals
What brought you to join Blyth AFC? The ambition of the club and the quality players it has. I hope this experience can help Blyth gain promotion to NL1 and as long as I continue to enjoy my football, score goals, and help Blyth gain promotion, I’d be very happy.
What are your footballing ambitions: To win as many games as possible this season and gain promotion
What footballer do you admire/ aspire to be like? I’ve always been a big fan of Pele
Any other points of interest? I was the all-time top goal scorer for previous club Dunston UTS with 221 goals and I also set an FA Vase goal scoring record being the first player to score in every game of the FA Vase run, including replays, double legged semi-final, and also the final. I was fortunate enough to score both goals in the 2-0 victory of West Auckland Town and be awarded Man of the Match at Wembley.