Numb Watson says that will never happen again

A clearly angry Kevin Watson pulled no punches after Fleet’s 7-0 defeat at Barrow, thanking the travelling supporters and believing they should be recompensed in some way while at the same time accusing his side of an unacceptable downing of tools. “As you can imagine it’s not a case of ‘well played and well done,…

Barrow 7-0 Fleet

The Fleet suffered their heaviest defeat for more than 27 years when Witney Town put seven past Gary Aldous’ side without reply in December 1992, writes Mark Halliday. Defeat here at Barrow might have been mitigated by an early sending-off for Jack King at the home of the league leaders, but as Kevin Watson stated…

Payne plays on through

Fleet boss Kevin Watson has secured the services of Crawley Town midfielder Josh Payne until the end of the 2019/20 season. Payne, whose existing loan deal was due to expire on Monday, will now stay at the Kuflink Stadium throughout the club’s fight for survival in the Vanarama National League. The 29-year-old midfielder joined the…