History beckons… watch it at the Fleet

So… it’s England in a World Cup semi-final for only the third time in history. Croatia are what stands between the country and a place in the World Cup Final and once again the Kuflink Stadium will be screening this truly massive match. The semi-final, at Russia’s national Luzhniki Stadium, takes place this Wednesday (July…

Watch England-Sweden on our big screen

In case you’ve been living on the moon lately, England’s World Cup quarter-final against Sweden kicks off at 3pm this Saturday, July 7th. The club has already brought the kick-off of our pre-season friendly v Billericay Town forward from 3.00pm to 12.30pm to enable supporters to watch the big game in Russia straight after the…

Billericay kick-off brought forward

The Fleet’s opening friendly at home to Billericay Town will now kick-off at 12.30pm instead of 3.00pm to avoid a clash with a potential World Cup quarter-final involving England. Should the Three Lions win their Second Round tie with Colombia this Tuesday, it will set up a quarter-final showdown against Sweden or Switzerland in Samara…

Powell in England C squad

Jack Powell’s recent weekend at the England C training camp in Lilleshall did his selection chances no harm with the news that the Fleet midfielder is in the national squad for the forthcoming match v Slovakia. Powell, who has four club goals this season after scoring on Saturday, broke into the England C side in…

England C call-up for Fleet pair

Darren McQueen and Jack Powell have been selected as part of a 22-man squad for the latest England C training camp by national manager Paul Fairclough. The Fleet players will link up with their England C teammates at the Lilleshall National Sports Centre from 8th–10th October with a view to bonding the squad ahead of…

McQueen makes stunning England breakthrough

Fleet’s top scorer Darren McQueen capped his promotion season at club level with a brace at international level as his two goals gave England C a 2-1 win against the Panjab FA. The 22-year-old striker made his debut for England C at Solihull Moors’ Damson Park and struck either side of half-time, with Jack Powell…

Vote for Nathan! Plus two England C call-ups!

There was triple recognition for Fleet players  this week as two young guns earned an England C call-up while Nathan Ashmore is in line for Goalkeeper of the Year. Ashmore, who has played in every minute of Fleet’s league season during 2016/17, is up for the gong courtesy of the Non-League Paper‘s annual awards. Voting is carried…

Hall keeps Kiev clean sheet

Fleet goalkeeper Brandon Hall celebrated his second international cap for England C by keeping a clean sheet as Paul Fairclough’s representative side beat Ukraine U20 by 2-0. The International Challenge Trophy match saw Forest Green’s Kurtis Guthrie open the scoring midway through the first half and England’s tally was quickly doubled by Wrexham’s Kayden Jackson….

Hall hands Hillyard a third lion

Brandon Hall’s first England C outing against Estonia in midweek has provided the club – and not least goalkeeping coach Ron Hillyard – with their third successive capped goalkeeper after Hall followed in the footsteps of Lance Cronin and Preston Edwards before him. In fact, Ron could even claim a fourth goalkeeping success as Sam Mott…

Hall to Halifax (with England!)

Brandon Hall has had no time to enjoy another clean sheet for the Fleet as following today’s win over Farnborough, the club received a phone call from the FA to say he had been promoted from standby to a place in the full England C squad. The England C game against Estonia U23s takes place…