Eastbourne Borough 1-1 Fleet

Fleet extended an unbeaten record against Eastbourne Borough to 18 matches but the home side will have been pleased enough with their draw having fallen behind to Alfie Egan’s first goal for the club 17 minutes from the end. But the Sports struck back within two minutes of the opener to take a share of…

PREVIEW: Es meet again in evening encounter

It was certainly a case of contrasting weekends for Tuesday night’s protagonists, with Eastbourne Borough having hosted Blackpool in the Emirates FA Cup and Fleet having enjoyed a Saturday off, 24 hours after a somewhat more low-key affair in a friendly at Sutton United. Fleet will certainly have had ample time to get to grips…

Signing seven adds to Kutrieb’s wide options

Ebbsfleet United are pleased to announce the latest addition to Dennis Kutrieb’s growing squad as former Eastbourne Borough player of the year Tobi Adebayo-Rowling has put pen to paper. The versatile 23-year-old defender is equally at home as a right full-back or further upfield operating at wing-back. A former Brighton and Peterborough United youth team…

Fleet 2-1 Eastbourne Borough

Fleet made it three games unbeaten in pre-season as they eased to victory over Eastbourne Borough, though needed a late goal to decide the game despite enjoying the bulk of possession and chances. Daryl McMahon went with a back three and used Bagasan Graham and Myles Weston to good effect either side of a central…

Sports in town for second summer friendly

Eastbourne Borough of the National League South are the opponents tonight for the second summer friendly of five at the Kuflink Stadium. Managed by Jamie Howell, the Sports have recently recruited former Fleet midfielder Michael West and include Ian Simpemba in defence, starting his sixth season with the club as a player and now in…

Friendly prices released

Friendly prices have been agreed for Fleet’s summer programme at the Kuflink Stadium. Adult admission will be £10, concessions £7, juniors £5 and U12s (maximum of two per paying adult) are free. The visit of Billericay Town opens proceedings on Saturday, July 7th, followed by Eastbourne Borough (Tuesday 17th July), Gillingham (Saturday 21st July), Cambridge…

Home friendlies confirmed for summer

Ebbsfleet United’s summer preparations will get in swing with the annual pre-season camp in Portugal and then a programme of pre-season friendlies. The club can confirm four home games against a mixture of non-league and EFL opposition, with Billericay Town, Eastbourne Borough, Gillingham and Cambridge United due to visit the Kuflink Stadium in July. First…

Fleet to play training game behind closed doors

Ebbsfleet United’s players won’t have all weekend to themselves following the postponement of Saturday’s trip to Gateshead. Daryl McMahon has arranged a training game at home to Eastbourne Borough on Saturday morning at a mutually convenient time for both sides – but it will be played behind closed doors. The short notice following the confirmation…

Fleet put nine over the line!

Ebbsfleet United’s Academy side blasted nine goals away from home as they put Eastbourne Borough to the sword in the National League U19 Alliance Division B. Kedwell’s lads shrugged off the disappointment of their FA Trophy exit with a vibrant attacking display against the Sussex side to record their second win of the league season….

Boss pleased with second-half gear change

Daryl McMahon thought Fleet’s higher-tempo game in the second half was key to clawing back their half-time deficit and hailed his players’ ability to step up a gear once they got level. “It was a fully deserved win from my perspective,” McMahon told BBC Radio Kent’s Charles Webster. “I thought we played some good stuff, Drury’s…