From A to Z… Zach signs up

Following the signing of Alfie Egan yesterday, the Fleet have agreed a contract with academy midfielder Zach Dainkeh. The youngster, formerly on the books of Charlton Athletic as a youth player, is a central midfielder with attacking instincts who featured in Kent Senior Cup games for the club last season. This summer he has been…

Vanarama National League Fleet fan preview

League sponsors Vanarama have been getting the fans’ perspective ahead of the new season – which kicks off this Saturday – Fleet follower Steve Boem offers his take on next season… The new season is nearly upon us – what have Ebbsfleet fans got to look forward to? With virtually a new squad, Garry has bought in…

Egan fits the Fleet plan

Trialist midfielder Alfie Egan has today made his stay at the Kuflink Stadium permanent. The 21-year-old Londoner left AFC Wimbledon this summer after coming through the club’s youth ranks and he has featured in five pre-season friendlies for the Fleet. Egan, who has appeared 28 times for the Dons and also represented Sutton United, East…

We’ve got all season to have a go at this

Fleet’s assistant manager Ian Hendon is raring to go as he and boss Garry Hill put pre-season to bed last night. Hendon insists the management staff are optimistic about the season ahead especially now that he and Hill have more than six months to mould the squad their way. “I’m confident in the squad of…

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…