Darts visit added to pre-season

The Fleet will travel to Princes Park in July as a fourth summer friendly was added to the club’s preparations for the 2019/20 Motorama National League season. The game will take place on Tuesday, 9th July, with a 7.45pm kick-off and comes a week before the first home friendly v Charlton Athletic. The Darts have…

Dartford sign Mills on loan to end of season

Dartford have extended Danny Mills’ loan from the Fleet until the end of the season. Mills, who joined Fleet in the summer from Whitehawk, has been with Tony Burman’s side since early December and now the Princes Park club have agreed a deal to take the striker until the end of 2017/18. He has turned…

Fleet pair in loan moves

Ebbsfleet United have allowed two players to depart on loan following the completion of paperwork this morning. Striker Danny Mills will make the short journey to Princes Park to link up with Dartford on a two-month temporary deal while Bagasan Graham returns to former club Chelmsford City on a one-month deal. Both National League South…

“Very important to get the win” says boss

Daryl McMahon was pleased his players “did what they had to do” to eke out a win in a game the manager admitted wasn’t exactly a classic. Speaking to BBC Radio Kent’s Matt Cole, McMahon said: “At the end we were a bit loose with a couple of counterattacks that we could have killed the…

Fleet 1-0 Dartford

Fleet started the New Year with a bang and gained vengeance for Dartford’s Boxing Day victory as a Bradley Bubb strike four minutes before half-time was enough to separate the sides. It was hardly a classic in very poor conditions but the Fleet contingent in the record Stonebridge Road crowd for a New Year’s Day fixture of 2,564…

New year, same stakes…

After Blue Monday, Fleet are hoping for Super Sunday as Dartford make the return trip to Stonebridge Road for the first game of 2017. With the ground capacity back above 3,000 thanks to the full opening of the new stand for the first time, a bumper crowd is expected to see if the home side…

Dartford 2-1 Fleet

Dartford seized the first round of bragging rights as two second-half goals put them in the driving seat against a Fleet side whose late goal offered brief hope to away fans of salvaging something from this Boxing Day encounter. But it was two defensive lapses that allowed the Darts to take the initiative and a lack of efforts…

Destination Dartford

Shopping days until Christmas may be marked on many household calendars but Fleet fans have been mentally ticking off the days until the first of two north Kent derbies gets under way, with the visit to Princes Park set for 3.00pm on Boxing Day. As ever, the fixture is a mouth-watering one and even with nothing…

Last-gasp Woods seals Fleet progress

Report courtesy of Dave Lockwood Ebbsfleet United’s youth players celebrated victory in their latest FA Youth Cup tie, overcoming local rivals Dartford with a late rally. The First Qualifying Round tie at Stonebridge Road was settled in the 90th minute in front of the competition’s highest attendance of 181 on the night. Both sides started breezily, looking…

Fleet’s U18s warm up with a win

Ebbsfleet United’s U18s warmed up for their forthcoming FA Youth Cup tie next week with a win in a friendly v Dartford this afternoon. The Academy side won 2-1 thanks to goals from Neville Campbell and Billy Holmes (pictured). The team are in action next Thursday (8th September) at Eastbourne Town in the Preliminary Round…