Pressure doesn’t exist, says cool customer Gregory

David Gregory had a busy last five minutes against Chorley in a game that saw both himself and opposite number Matt Urwin largely unemployed for the rest of the proceedings. But the Fleet keeper, having given away a late penalty, stepped up to save it and then pull off another fantastic stop to preserve the…

We rode our luck but we won ugly

Kevin Watson believed this afternoon’s crucial victory was more about the gritty nature of a positive result than the performance in a 90 minutes where the conditions dominated. “We have a good knack of bouncing back from bad results and indifferent performances,” he told BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster. “Today we won ugly. We rode…

Amber warnings as Magpies migrate south

Fleet will need to defeat two opponents this weekend with Storm Dennis aiming to blow all hopes of a meeting with Chorley out of the water. It’s certainly a case of the calm before the storm as a quiet Friday weather-wise is expected to give way in the morning hours of Saturday to the unwelcome…

Chorley 0-4 Fleet

Victory at Victory Park was all Kevin Watson asked of his men but even he might not have foreseen such a comprehensive victory as Fleet blasted four goals away from home for the first time since New Year’s Day, writes Mark Halliday. Chorley might well feel aggrieved not to have mounted more resistance to that…

Long haul to Chorley

When the clocks go back and the vagaries of the fixtures calendar hand you a 440-mile round trip to the north-west on a Tuesday night, you know for sure winter is coming! After the excesses of an FA Cup replay last Tuesday and 101 draining minutes at Sutton on Saturday, the Fleet visit Victory Park…