Flawless Fleet finish friendlies with a win

The Fleet followed up a 5-1 Tuesday night win over Sittingbourne with a 3-1 victory over an Aldershot Town side to conclude the playing squad’s 2020/21 commitments. All the goals were scored in the second-half in a game in which the Fleet dominated territory and possession. Dennis Kutrieb’s side stamped their authority on the game…

Fleet’s Academy issues trial dates for 2021/22

Ebbsfleet United’s Academy is looking to build on an excellent 2020/21 season as it holds three trial dates for new recruits for the forthcoming 2021/22 season. Despite the interruptions to the football programme of the Covid-19 lockdown, the Academy side saw numerous U19s train alongside the first-team squad, the players gaining huge experience of senior…

English football announces social media boycott

In line with the rest of English football, the Fleet can confirm it will partake in a social media blackout with the support of the National League board as part of the football community’s stance against the ongoing discriminatory abuse received online by players and those connected to the game. From 15.00 on Friday 30…

On This Day: April 24th

Today’s match would have witnessed Part 4 of the epic Fleet-Chippenham head-to-head of 2020/21, with the Kuflink Stadium earmarked to host a league fixture as the Vanarama National South headed towards its climax. Fate instead conspires us to look back on previous April 24ths instead and our three matches in focus below include a cruel…

U15s welcome hands-on expertise

Ebbsfleet United’s U15s side had a surprise at training on Thursday night when some visitors dropped in to take their session for the evening. Fleet boss Dennis Kutrieb, first-team coach Chris Franks and CEO Damian Irvine called in to the boys’ regular session, with Dennis and Chris putting the youth side through their paces. Both Dennis…

Midweek matches keep Fleet ticking

The Fleet played two training games this week as Tuesday night’s hosting of Maidstone United U23s was followed by a Wednesday afternoon trip to Hanwell Town FC in West London to take on Championship side Brentford’s B Team. On Tuesday evening at the Kuflink Stadium, Fleet ran out 7-0 winners against Maidstone’s U23s, Greg Cundle…

Two colours, one club: our 75th Anniversary kits

The Fleet’s new 75th anniversary shirts were launched on Saturday afternoon at our ‘Beer Garden’ event, with club record appearance holder Jimmy Jackson in attendance to introduce the home shirt and our homegrown appearances leader from the current squad, Michael West, showing off the away kit. Both kits pay homage to the two clubs who…

Paxman’s performances pick up player of season award

The winner of the 2020/21 Supporters’ Player of the Season Award – as voted for of course by Fleet supporters – can now be revealed as midfielder Jack Paxman. The 27-year-old summer signing from Billericay Town came top of the poll after a healthy battle for top spot as the final tally was totted up…

Fleet chief champions club events

Our interview with Fleet CEO Damian Irvine about Saturday’s ‘Beer Garden’ event is below – and why events such as these are key to the club’s revenue stream as lockdown eases… A link for booking is below and you can also purchase raffle tickets to win the number-one 75th Anniversary shirt off the production line…

Welcome to ‘The Fleet Open’ – BOOK NOW!

If there’s one thing we’ve been missing during this latest lockdown, it’s each other. Now the Fleet are ready to remedy that as we reopen our outdoor hospitality in line with the relaxation of restrictions from April 12th. As such, the Kuflink Stadium surface will be transformed into a beer garden and we are all…