“Undone by the 1%” says scorer Reid

Like most people inside the Kuflink Stadium, striker Alex Reid felt the minority overruled the majority in refusing the Fleet a penalty – but the minority were the only ones who mattered in the end. “I think probably 99% of the stadium and on the pitch thought it was a penalty,” Reid told BBC Radio…

“I’m hurting for the players tonight”

What a difference a week makes. Last Saturday Garry Hill ordered his players to report for duty the next day and this week the Fleet boss felt for them as they were denied a first home win. “We’ve worked the goalkeeper and we’re still going for the winner at the end,” Hill told BBC Radio…

Fleet 1-1 Eastleigh

Still awaiting a home win and clean sheet, Fleet saw both come mighty close as they led through to the hour mark, at which point the game turned on the referee’s decision not to award the home side a penalty. Fleet were then pegged back by an equaliser and just couldn’t force a winner, though…

Hill makes Holmes permanent

Goalkeeper Jordan Holmes has signed a permanent contract with the Fleet to keep him at the club for the 2019/20 season. The Australian goalkeeper, who signed on a short-term basis last month after leaving Bournemouth in the summer, has put in a number of strong performances since making his debut against Notts County. Following loan…