Chris Pilkinton, 1945-2017

Ebbsfleet United are extremely saddened to announce that our maintenance manager Chris Pilkinton passed away tonight (Friday) at Darenth Valley Hospital. Chris, 71, battled a short illness on his return from holiday recently and was admitted to hospital a week ago. Pilks’ time at the Fleet hardly needs any introduction: he was a huge, larger-than-life personality…

Fleet in search of a City break

Fleet management, players and fans face their longest trip of the season this weekend with three points the only desired outcome from a 600-mile round trip to Truro City. Confidence is high as Fleet bounced back from their 1-1 draw at Hampton and early concession against Welling to blast five more goals in the pursuit…