“I’m here for the long term,” says CEO Irvine

Ebbsfleet United’s new CEO Damian Irvine said today that he was not here for a quick fix as he seeks to reverse the club’s recent problems. Speaking to BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster, he said: “It’s not my intent short-term to come in, fix things and move on. I’m here for the long-term, I’m not…

Fleet 1-0 Chorley

Storm Dennis couldn’t quite manage to take the headlines at the Kuflink Stadium – perhaps they should have called it David. And it was Fleet goalkeeper David Gregory who took the plaudits, not only for a late penalty save but for an even later outstretched leg that helped deliver the three points his side so…

Timlin gets the green light from Monday

Michael Timlin’s transfer saga comes to an end this Monday (17th February) as he will finally be registered by the National League following the lifting of the transfer embargo imposed on the club. The former Southend midfielder signed for the Fleet from Stevenage on January 21st but has been unable to appear in a club…

Amber warnings as Magpies migrate south

Fleet will need to defeat two opponents this weekend with Storm Dennis aiming to blow all hopes of a meeting with Chorley out of the water. It’s certainly a case of the calm before the storm as a quiet Friday weather-wise is expected to give way in the morning hours of Saturday to the unwelcome…

Irvine arrives to take rudder as new Fleet CEO

Ebbsfleet United are delighted to announce the appointment of our new chief executive officer, Damian Irvine. Irvine began work at the Kuflink Stadium today, meeting office staff for the first time as he steps into the shoes of recently departed CEO Dave Archer. The Australian, 45, joins the Fleet as a safe and experienced pair…

Heads up for new Maidenhead date

Ebbsfleet United’s Vanarama National League fixture at Maidenhead United will now take place on Tuesday, February 25th with a 7.45pm kick-off. The York Road clash was postponed because of Fleet’s game against Royston Town in the Buildbase FA Trophy. The reverse fixture at the Kuflink Stadium saw the Magpies win 2-1 in Kevin Watson’s first…

Walking football open evening for interested players

Ebbsfleet United’s Walking Football squad is inviting anyone with an interest in playing football with a view to joining our Over 50s to come along to the Fleet Trust Office at the Kuflink Stadium on the evening of Tuesday 11th February. The Fleet squad that play in our two teams of Over 50s and Over…

Listen to the fans for an honest opinion

Despite what wasn’t a pretty game of football, Fleet’s fans got behind their side in the second-half only for extra-time to turn cheers into jeers. And Kevin Watson told his players to take on board those criticisms from supporters who have travelled up and down the country this season getting behind the squad. “Our fans…

Fleet 0-2 Royston Town

A place in the last eight of the Buildbase FA Trophy will have to wait as far as the Fleet are concerned with Kevin Watson’s side becoming the next victim of Royston Town’s impressive collection of cup scalps this season. In a listless, uninspired performance, Fleet were forced into extra-time following a goalless 90 minutes…