Fleet 3-1 Brighton & HA U23s

Fleet made it through the summer without defeat as they hit three goals against Brighton’s U23s, almost mirroring the 3-0 win the last time the sides met six years ago. Gozie Ugwu was the chief tormentor as the home side created a number of chances for the striker and his header via a long kick…

Brighton’s young guns present final hurdle

Brighton & Hove Albion bring a young squad to the Kuflink Stadium on a rare Friday night football event as the curtain comes down on Fleet’s pre-season schedule. Unbeaten through five friendlies so far in July, the final warm-up game (and it’s certainly likely to be warm) presents Garry Hill with an opportunity to field…

Umerah brings Fleet nearer to a full squad

Having strengthened defence and midfield, Garry Hill has turned his attention to the front line and made a strong signing in Josh Umerah. The 22-year-old Catford-born player spent 11 years at Charlton Athletic, breaking into the first-team squad and appearing in the Championship in 2015/16. He was top scorer for Charlton’s U18s in the 2014/15…

Hemel Hempstead Town 1-1 Fleet

The unbeaten pre-season schedule was maintained at Vauxhall Road this afternoon, though Fleet’s lead was hauled back by the Tudors in the 76th minute courtesy of former Ebbsfleet trialist Liam Nash. James Ball’s excellent strike on 38 minutes was created by the man with the eye for goal, Ayo Obileye, who provided the opportunity for…

Get your pitchside advertising board for new season

Ebbsfleet United has some remaining availability for pitchside advertising this coming season. We are welcoming new advertisers to take advantage of our perimeter/pitchside packages as the start of the 2019/20 Vanarama National League season gets ever closer. We have 10ft and 20ft board options available with a variety of locations around the pitch perimeter to…

Manager “a big part” of Lawless arrival

Fleet’s new midfield general Alex Lawless cited Garry Hill’s influence as being of particular motivation for his signing for the club. The Leyton Orient title winner, who has also won the league with Luton Town, credited the Fleet boss in conversation with BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster before last night’s friendly. “The manager was a…

Palmer’s a hand-in-glove fit for the Fleet

Ebbsfleet United have added another goalkeeper to the squad having completed the signing of Harry Palmer. The 24-year-old, who played part of the friendly against Tottenham Hotspur last Saturday, joins the Garry Hill rebuilding project at the Fleet from Canvey Island. Palmer has also played for Braintree Town, Lewes, Haringey Borough, Dorking Wanderers, Brightlingsea Regent…

Matchday sponsorships: book now

With the release of the 2019/20 fixtures now behind us, the Fleet have matchday sponsorship availability throughout the coming season for 23 home Vanarama National League matches. With clashes against newly relegated Yeovil Town and Notts County inside the first month, now is the time to select your chosen sponsorship package – and we can…

Supporters’ Restaurant taking bookings for new season

After a busy nine months in 2018/19, the club is gearing up again to book supporters’ restaurant places for the forthcoming season. Now that the fixtures for the new campaign have been released, our hospitality spaces in the supporters restaurant are up for grabs. The cost is £35 per person (plus price of match ticket…

Encouraging but more to do, says boss

Garry Hill was pleased to see his side continue their unbeaten pre-season streak and cap it with a win over an accomplished Charlton Athletic – but he knows his squad isn’t the finished article. “There’s no secret about it, we’ve got three or four more to come in,” he told BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster….