An off day with the ball, says Fleet boss

Kevin Watson was disappointed at how his side lost the three points in stoppage time but reflected that a draw was no more than Stockport deserved for their second-half efforts. “The way it ended was disappointing,” said Watson, “but to all intents and purposes I’m pleased we’ve come away with a point because where we’ve…

Stockport County 1-1 Fleet

Fleet were a minute or two from a first win at Edgeley Park but instead had to settle for Stockport’s first draw on their own ground this season as the home side fired home a late free-kick equaliser. The visitors held up well to County’s second-half pressure after Tomi Adeloye’s 35th minute opener had put…

Plenty at stake in Stockport

Fleet will hope to continue the momentum shown in the final half-hour of last Saturday’s memorable comeback at home to Hartlepool United as well as get off to something of a better start at Stockport County this weekend. In what will be only our third visit to Edgeley Park, and the first for seven years…

Holmes heads home with international momentum

Fleet goalkeeper Jordan Holmes helped Australia’s U23s to the Dazu Cup in China this week as the Olyroos won all three of their tour matches ahead of qualification rounds for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The Olyroos blasted goals past China in the opener, winning 5-1, and proceeded to beat North Korea 4-0 and Lithuania 1-0….

Advance ticketing and matchday hospitality at Stockport

Fleet fans can purchase advance tickets online for the trip to Stockport County this Saturday. Details and purchase are available here. Ticket prices are Adult (18+) – £18.00; Concessions (Over 65s & Students) – £12.00; Juniors (6-17) – £5.00; Under 5 Years – FREE. Stockport are also offering Fleet fans the chance to take up…

Morgan misfortune as Charlton recall midfielder

Charlton Athletic have this week recalled midfielder Albie Morgan. In a blow to manager Kevin Watson’s pre-match preparations for the forthcoming Stockport County game and the fixtures beyond, 19-year-old Morgan returns to The Valley ahead of Charlton’s Championship clash at home to Cardiff City on Saturday. Watson had extended Morgan’s loan 10 days ago to…

Fleet Trust AGM on 5th December

The Fleet Supporters’ Trust AGM will take place on Thursday 5th December in the hospitality suite at the Kuflink Stadium. Please note the different date as printed in Saturday’s matchday programme which incorrectly stated 7th December. Doors open at 7.30pm with the meeting starting from 8pm. Admission is granted on production of a current membership…

Morgan feels the togetherness

Albie Morgan may only be on loan until January but like all Fleet’s temporary players, he’s battling for the cause – and believes Saturday’s tough draw against Hartlepool proves the squad has passion and spirit. “We all work till the end and at the end of it the draw feels like a win because we’ve…

No excuses for first 45 but a perfect second…

Two-nil down, a man down and with the public mood heading in much the same direction at half-time yesterday, Fleet boss Kevin Watson acknowledged the discontent ringing in his ears as he departed to somehow convince his troops to mount a rally in the second period. That they did exactly that defied even his expectations…