Boss pleased with second-half gear change

Daryl McMahon thought Fleet’s higher-tempo game in the second half was key to clawing back their half-time deficit and hailed his players’ ability to step up a gear once they got level. “It was a fully deserved win from my perspective,” McMahon told BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster. “I thought we played some good stuff, Drury’s…

Emotional Aaron hails squad unity

Fleet comeback king Aaron McLean hailed the club, players and fans as his emotional return from a lengthy injury almost proved too much for the striker in his post-match interview with BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster. McLean netted a penalty in time added on after initial conversations over who would take the kick between Anthony…

Fleet 4-1 Eastbourne Borough

Eastbourne have now failed to beat the Fleet in 17 attempts but for an hour of this match, they looked like they might just spoil the Community Day party at Stonebridge Road before the home side upped the tempo in the second half. As with last year’s Community Day, Fleet had to come from behind…