Massive for morale says McGlashan

Romping home with the online man of the match vote on his debut, Jermaine McGlashan says his new teammates can take double comfort from their win over King’s Lynn Town – the boost to morale and the one step closer to Wembley. “This [win] was massive in terms of morale more than anything,” the new…

Fans were outstanding again, says Watson

Fleet fans have got their team’s back. That’s the view of manager Kevin Watson after he observed the support in the aftermath of Barrow’s 7-0 win last week and the challenge of going down to 10 men against King’s Lynn Town. “Once again our fans were outstanding,” he said. “You rarely hear a gripe from…

Diligence and discipline wins the day

Kevin Watson praised his players for getting all the things they’d worked on during the week absolutely spot on in this afternoon’s tough victory over King’s Lynn Town. Used to scoring, unused to losing and with a man advantage for 70 minutes of the game, King’s Lynn might have expected to go to town on…

Fleet 1-0 King’s Lynn Town

The man who might not have been on the pitch but for a sending-off won this tie with a cool second-half spot-kick as 10-man Fleet booked their place in Round 3 of the Buildbase FA Trophy for the first time in five years. Substitute Ayo Obileye, who had come on in the first-half in a…

Main Stand bar open to all this weekend

Home and away fans can make use of the Kuflink Stadium’s Sponsors’ Lounge bar for this weekend’s Buildbase FA Trophy Round 2 clash. The bar is open from 1pm via the main reception and closes at 2.45pm to enable supporters to purchase admission for entry through the turnstiles. Admission is as per our standard league…

Mekki makes it three for the week

It’s three signings in three days as Ebbsfleet United this afternoon can announce the signing of midfielder Adam Mekki from Bromley on loan until the end of this season. The 28-year-old left winger is a former Reading youth who first signed professionally with Aldershot Town in 2009, playing in League Two for them across four…

Drawing a line for the visit of Lynn

Fleet will have to forget the woes of last weekend’s lengthy Barrow trip and adopt a fresh approach in mind, body and spirit for the visit of National League North leaders King’s Lynn Town. Kevin Watson’s team are aiming for the Third Round of the Buildbase FA Trophy for the first time in five years…

Gregory gets gloves opportunity at the Fleet

Fleet have added a second signing to the ranks this week with the capture of former Bromley goalkeeper David Gregory, who joins on loan to the end of the season from Boreham Wood. The 25-year-old was a key member of the Bromley side that reached Wembley in the 2018 FA Trophy Final, saving a penalty…

McGlashan fashions Fleet move

Ebbsfleet United have moved to fill gaps in the squad with the addition today of midfielder Jermaine McGlashan. The 31-year-old, who played at the Kuflink Stadium for Wrexham last season and for Chesterfield earlier this campaign, has signed until the end of 2019/20 following his release by League Two club Swindon Town. McGlashan previously played…