Fleet look to secure funding for local initiatives

This week I was joined by No Walls Gardens director, Gary May, at the offices of The Premier League at Gloucester Place, London, to attend a workshop put on by the National League Trust on securing funding for local community projects. The National League Trust supports community programmes at clubs who are members of the…

Performance pleases boss but he’s “100% frustrated” not to win

The Fleet maintained their manager’s approval for their start to the season once more but Daryl McMahon declared himself frustrated not to have all three points on the board after Gateshead managed to keep the scoreline goalless this afternoon. “I thought we should have won. I thought it was our best performance of 90 minutes…

Fleet 0-0 Gateshead

It’s been 357 days since Fleet last failed to score a goal in a league game but a well-organised Gateshead rearguard managed to stop Daryl McMahon’s side doing just that in a match the manager described as his players’ best overall 90 minutes of the season. It was difficult to argue with that assessment as…

Niate added to defensive options after trial

The Fleet have added central defender Jean-Yves Koue Niate to their defensive options following a trial period during which the French player turned out in a Kent Senior Cup tie and spent the week training alongside the first team. The 24-year-old Parisian played in his homeland for Cannes and AS Poissy before a spell in…