Full circle for King in TV game

Ebbsfleet United skipper Jack King was named the BT Sport man of the match in our televised win at FC Halifax Town and earned £200 for a charity of his choice. And King’s award – along with a winning vote in the EUFC online poll and a nomination in the KentOnline team of the weekend…

Fleet fans – 100 years ago!

A recently unearthed photograph that was going to be used in our matchday programme for Saturday’s now-postponed clash v Bromley shows what Fleet fans were doing exactly 100 years ago to this very day. This photo, taken on St Patrick’s Night – 17th March, 1920 – shows members of Northfleet United FC’s supporters committee settling…

NATIONAL LEAGUE SUSPENDED – Statement

At its Board Meeting on Friday, The National League decided to use its best endeavours to keep its season going in the face of unprecedented adversity However, with the current coronavirus (COVID-19) reaching global pandemic levels it has to accept that the situation is now out of its own control. In the knowledge of the…

‘Sitting duck’ Wilson plays through the pain

As an Ebbsfleet United defender, it’s fair to say this season has at times been a battle. But there are no greater warriors than the Fleet back line in recent games with two successive clean sheets and a real stubborn streak that has seen only Chesterfield score more than a goal against them in the…

“We’ve found a system,” says Watson of form-team Fleet

There may be bigger issues than football on the horizon but Kevin Watson can’t do anything about those and he kept his post-match comments to what he could control – events on the pitch. And those went Fleet’s way once more as a fifth win in eight games put Watson’s side third in the form…

FC Halifax Town 0-1 Fleet

Another trying weekend away from home, another 1-0 win. Circumstances and opinion may have erred towards this game not going ahead but –undaunted – Kevin Watson, his players, and supporters too, put in another hugely proud showing. Gozie Ugwu’s first-half strike was enough to secure back-to-back away wins to lift Fleet to their highest position…

National League games to proceed this weekend

Following a Board meeting held today, the National League has decided to allow matches in its three divisions to proceed as planned this weekend. The National League will keep the operation of its competition under constant and diligent review, and will remain in compliance with government advice at all times. The Football Association has offered…

Fleet bar open for our live BT Sport clash

Fleet take another road trip this coming weekend and it’s another hugely crucial encounter in our survival bid at FC Halifax Town, following on from those important three points at Hartlepool. After recent feedback and requests from supporters, the club will be showing our live game at The Shay on BT Sport in our Main…

Cameras catch a clash of Kings

Jack King will need little reminding of how his season began against Halifax last August (pictured above) but if he can keep his lively namesakes quiet this weekend (top scorer Cameron King plus Jeff King will likely line up for the home team) then that will go a long way to helping the Fleet to…

“This is the time to be hitting form,” says Lovell

Ebbsfleet United’s director of football Steve Lovell is well into his third month in the job and believes the players have carved out the opportunity to keep themselves in the division. Although Adam Mekki’s return to Bromley was unfortunate, Lovell’s other three recruits – Michael Timlin, David Gregory and Jermaine McGlashan – have all played…