Hard work but no smart work, says Macca

Fleet boss Daryl McMahon was under no illusions that his side were off the pace in their 1-0 defeat to Torquay United on Tuesday night. He praised a well-drilled Torquay’s organisation but said that shouldn’t have mattered had his side been on the ball. “I said before the game they won’t get relegated, they’re a…

Fleet 0-1 Torquay United

Fleet succumbed to their second home defeat of the season as Jamie Reid’s second-half winner gave Torquay United their first victory on the road in 2017/18. Daryl McMahon had warned his side that if they weren’t at their best they’d be beaten and an out-of-sorts Fleet side really only applied any pressure on the Gulls…

Brandy fortifies Fleet forward line

Ebbsfleet United have received international clearance to complete the signing of former Manchester United youth striker Febian Brandy. The 28-year-old, who can also play in an attacking role from the flanks, has been allocated squad number 29. Manchester-born Brandy was most recently playing in Thailand for Ubon UMT United and has international caps for Saint…

Macca knows Gary’s Gulls will be a tough prospect

It’s a familiar foe for Daryl McMahon tonight as former Bath City boss Gary Owers brings his Torquay United side to the Kuflink Stadium. McMahon and Owers regularly went head to head in the National League South and the Fleet boss knows what to expect. “Gary knows us well,” McMahon told FleetOnline. “He was here…