Harrogate Town 2-0 Fleet

Ebbsfleet slumped to defeat in front of the TV cameras as they were picked off by a fluid Harrogate Town, former Fleet winger Brendan Kiernan the architect of the downfall. He scored both goals as Harrogate picked the Fleet on both of the occasions the visitors had looked to raise their game. Fleet made three…

Ball in Moors’ court as midfielder departs

Midfielder James Ball has this afternoon signed for Solihull Moors for an undisclosed fee. The 23-year-old summer acquisition from Stevenage signed terms at the SportNation.bet Stadium on Friday afternoon. James featured in every Vanarama National League match for the Fleet this season, playing 14 games in total for the club. Garry Hill’s move for Josh…

Fleet face candid examination in front of cameras

Fleet’s first TV appearance of the season rolls around this Saturday with a second trip of 2019 to Harrogate Town’s CNG Stadium. Garry Hill’s side nicked the three points on their one and only visit before, Andy Drury’s late goal winning that one back in February against a side that eventually made the play-offs. Buoyed…

MANarama’s September assessment: Fleet’s monthly inspection

League sponsors Vanarama hope you will get involved as MANarama makes a very big return!  The Good, the Bad and the Ugly…Passionate displays at Woking and Dover and a home to Barnet set the standard. Now to find that level of consistency – and avoid a repeat of the Barrow horror show at all costs….

Fleet gain Payne in midfield

Ebbsfleet United have today completed a three-month loan deal for Crawley Town midfielder Josh Payne. The 28-year-old former England C international has almost 200 Football League appearances to his name and has also played in the National League with Woking and Eastleigh. Josh was captain of West Ham United’s U18 team and made two Premier…

Kevin Watson in as first-team coach

Ebbsfleet United are pleased to welcome Kevin Watson to the management team as he joins the club in the capacity of first-team coach. Kevin, who started in his new role at the Kuflink Stadium yesterday, replaces the outgoing Ian Hendon as Garry Hill’s right-hand man. On behalf of the manager, club and players, we would like to thank…

Ashmore joins Wood for the season

Fleet goalkeeper Nathan Ashmore has agreed a season-long loan deal with fellow National League side Boreham Wood. The 29-year-old began the campaign as Fleet’s first-choice goalkeeper but has seen Jordan Holmes establish himself as the favoured No.1, following Nathan’s 171 appearances and three-and-a-half years at the Kuflink Stadium.  Boreham Wood lost one of their two goalkeepers –…

One goal was always going to win that, says boss

Ebbsfleet manager Garry Hill said he will need to strengthen his side to get the points on the board he requires after seeing Wrexham get “the big break” of a winning goal this afternoon. The Fleet boss had no complaints about his side’s effort but felt they didn’t take the chances they had early on…

Wrexham 1-0 Fleet

Fleet’s wait for a win at the Racecourse goes on after Paul Rutherford’s solo strike a quarter of an hour from the end decided the three points in the favour of the home side, writes Mark Halliday. In a game short on quality that looked destined for a goalless draw as Wrexham toiled to finish…

Reid returns to Racecourse as Fleet look to reverse Wrexham record

Alex Reid has scored three goals in four games and Fleet will need all his firepower and more as they seek to take something home from North Wales this weekend. The striker, currently joint top scorer alongside Myles Weston after both scored in the morale-boosting win over Barnet in midweek, played for Wrexham on loan…