Fleet gain Haynes on eve of season

Ebbsfleet United have signed former Ipswich and Charlton player Danny Haynes, following his appearance in two friendlies this week. The 27-year-old, known for his speedy pace, can operate either on the right wing or as a striker and has more than 280 Football League appearances to his name. An England U19 international, he spent four years…

Fleet 0-1 Braintree Town

Braintree, masters of the late winner in pre-season, did it again as they struck eight minutes from time to condemn Daryl McMahon’s side to their second summer reverse. In warm conditions, Fleet just about shaded the first half over their National League opponents. The home side started with Danny Haynes on the wing once again,…