Academy striker in NHS charity bid

Fleet academy frontman Jack Hardy has teamed up with rival Maidstone United player Alfie Whitnell with the pair aiming to run more than 200km in two weeks and raise funds alongside the effort. Hardy, 17, led the line for the Fleet in our Kent Senior Cup tie at Ramsgate earlier in the year and together…

Ramsgate 4-0 Fleet

The final scoreline in this Kent Senior Cup Round Two tie was tough on the Fleet’s academy side who matched their opponents for a good 70 minutes and it was no surprise that all four goals came from the Rams’ subs’ bench, those changes turning the game in their favour. With Danny Kedwell on Havant…

Applications open for 2020 Academy trials

Applications are now open for trials at Ebbsfleet United’s Academy side for the 2020/21 season. Applications are welcome from players aged 16–18 years of age and currently studying in Years 11/12. If you feel that EUFC Academy is the place that you would like to continue developing both as a player and academically, then to…

Zach on track with Merstham loan

Fleet midfielder Zach Dainkeh has joined BetVictor Isthmian Premier club Merstham on loan. The Surrey side are currently 18th in their division which includes Kent clubs Margate, Folkestone Invicta and Cray Wanderers. Dainkeh, a former Charlton youth, progressed through the Fleet’s Academy to sign first-team forms and was on the bench against Barrow this season….

Last few Academy places to be filled

Ebbsfleet United’s Academy is celebrating the elevation of its latest prospect to the first-team squad and is now offering a handful of players the chance to fill the final few places for our forthcoming 2019/20 season. Managed by former Ebbsfleet, AFC Wimbledon and Gillingham legend Danny Kedwell, the Fleet Academy side will this season play…

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…

U19s take overall runners-up spot

Fleet’s Academy side finished as overall Tactic League runners-up after being edged out in their Regional Champions playoff final by 4-2 to Oxford’s Global Premier Soccer. The final was played at Bedfont Sports FC and saw Fleet trail to an early goal, only to turn things around and lead 2-1 going into the break. However,…

First-team registration for Academy quintet

Following hot on the heels of Arif Omar’s elevation to first-team status, five more Fleet academy youngsters have signed (non-contract) registration forms. Danny Kedwell was at the Kuflink Stadium this afternoon to oversee proceedings as (pictured from left, below) Zach Dainkeh, Zine-Eddine Gaoua, Daniel Rowe, James Magri and Mathew Achuba signed on the dotted line….

PREVIEW: Harrogate Town

The crunch period for the Fleet was always going to come against the sides in the leading positions with so many of them still to face off against Garry Hill’s side – and the club’s first ever visit to Harrogate Town is next in store as the remorseless and unforgiving progress of the National League…

RJ Stearn on board in Academy deal

Ebbsfleet United are pleased to announce a sponsorship deal of our Academy side. We are delighted to have RJ Stearn on board and they were at the Kuflink Stadium on Saturday to sign a deal with academy manager Danny Kedwell, showing off home and away shirts displaying the company logo. Established in 1921, RJ Stearn…