Lovell and Watson on same page for recruitment

Kevin Watson had a brief introductory meeting with director of football Steve Lovell ahead of the New Year’s Day clash with Dagenham & Redbridge and the two men found common ground immediately about where the Fleet lacked the quality required. Speaking to BBC Radio Kent before the draw at home to Dagenham, Lovell said, “I’m…

As frustrated as I’ve been…

Kevin Watson echoed the home supporters’ exasperation at seeing a lead slip on New Year’s Day, underlining Fleet’s current inability to put chances away and poor decision-making as the main reasons for the team’s undoing. “It’s as frustrated as I’ve been,” the manager told BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster. “We might as well have took…

Fleet 1-1 Dagenham & Redbridge

With the Boxing Day order of service barely consigned to history, Fleet opened the new decade reading from much the same script, conceding late on to Dagenham as three points were again whittled down to one. Alex Reid’s opener and a promising first-half spell gave home fans hope that the revival might begin as the…

Lovell joins the Fleet as director of football

Ebbsfleet United is today pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Lovell as the club’s first director of football. Steve arrives at the Kuflink Stadium with a wealth of experience, having most recently spent two years at the helm of Gillingham in League One. Steve’s appointment does not affect the role of first-team manager Kevin…