McMahon: we lost the game in those two minutes

Daryl McMahon cut a disappointed figure following his side’s Emirates FA Cup exit and felt, despite Doncaster adding on the goals in the final 10 minutes, that it was the two at the end of the first-half where his team lost their way. “When we scored the second one, I called one of the players…

Fleet 2-6 Doncaster Rovers

Fleet bowed out of the Emirates FA Cup as Doncaster’s second-half late show piled on the goals for a somewhat flattering 6-2 win after the home side had a sniff of the second round, having taken a 2-0 lead. To rub salt into Fleet wounds, Chris Bush’s second yellow card of the afternoon saw him…

Macca’s rallying call: “Let’s go hell for leather!”

Daryl McMahon has called on his players and Fleet supporters to go “hell for leather” in their attempts to dump Doncaster Rovers out of the Emirates FA Cup and cause the first major cup upset on home soil since 1995. The Sky Bet League One side travel to The Kuflink Stadium as favourites but the…

Saturday morning sales approved for home fans

Ebbsfleet United’s general office will open on Saturday morning to sell any remaining tickets for the Emirates FA Cup tie v Doncaster Rovers. The office will open on Saturday morning for two hours from 9am–11am for personal callers only. The main gates will be closed at 11am and reopen for match access at 1.00pm. Tickets…

Ticketing arrangements for Doncaster game

The kick-off time and ticketing arrangements for our Emirates FA Cup First Round match against Doncaster Rovers have been confirmed. The tie will go ahead on Saturday, 4th November, with a 3.00pm kick-off and it will be all-ticket and segregated. Doncaster will receive tickets for the standing Swanscombe End and an additional 40 in the…

Fleet 3-0 East Thurrock United

Daryl McMahon may have missed out on a meeting with Sir Alex Ferguson 10 days ago at Macclesfield but he’ll be shaking hands with Fergie Jr who will bring his Doncaster Rovers side to the Kuflink Stadium in just under three weeks’ time. It will be the first time Fleet have played a First Round…