Fleet 1-1 Dagenham & Redbridge

With the Boxing Day order of service barely consigned to history, Fleet opened the new decade reading from much the same script, conceding late on to Dagenham as three points were again whittled down to one. Alex Reid’s opener and a promising first-half spell gave home fans hope that the revival might begin as the…

Lovell joins the Fleet as director of football

Ebbsfleet United is today pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Lovell as the club’s first director of football. Steve arrives at the Kuflink Stadium with a wealth of experience, having most recently spent two years at the helm of Gillingham in League One. Steve’s appointment does not affect the role of first-team manager Kevin…

Happy New Year from the Fleet

The players and staff at Ebbsfleet United FC would like to wish everyone a healthy and happy new year as we go into 2020 together. A whole new decade starts with our New Year’s Day match versus Dagenham & Redbridge but before we look forward, we would like to say a huge thanks to our superb supporters,…

Woking match rearranged

The Fleet’s outstanding Vanarama National League game at home to Woking has been rearranged for the evening of Tuesday, 28th January with a 7.45pm kick-off. The original fixture scheduled for Saturday, December 21st was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch at the Kuflink Stadium. It is a busy January for the Fleet with the Kent…

Is there more swish to Daggers after Taylor cut?

Fleet will be looking to build on the point they earned from Peter Taylor’s Dagenham & Redbridge by seeing off the challenge of Terry Harris’s Dagenham & Redbridge this New Year’s Day. That those two distinctions come less than seven days apart proves the old adage about a week being a long time in football….

Fleet not ruthless enough for Watson

Kevin Watson says his side could learn a thing or two in game management from Dover Athletic after the Fleet could find no way through the visiting defence on Saturday. “It’s our own fault for getting in the positions we got and not being ruthless enough,” said the Fleet boss. “It’s the first game we’ve…

Fleet 0-1 Dover Athletic

Fleet are still searching for a first win over the Christmas period after Dover’s solitary first-half strike condemned Kevin Watston’s side to defeat in the last game of the decade at the Kuflink Stadium. Dover led through Michael Woods’ excellent strike on the quarter-hour and survived a spirited but fruitless Fleet attempt to respond to…

God’s back in the squad

John Goddard returned to action after more than three frustrating months on the sidelines and he’s more than ready to contribute to the cause over the final 20 games of the season. “I’ve probably got 20-odd games now until the end of the season to try and contribute to get us out of this,” the…

We threw those points away, says Fleet boss

Kevin Watson admitted that while he’ll always take away points if Fleet follow up with wins at home, the manner of the draw at Dagenham this afternoon was unacceptable. “I’d have taken a point to win your two home games,” Watson told BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster. “It’s just the manner we’ve thrown it away…