Bare bones for Barnet

A further injury to Jamie Grimes this afternoon leaves Ebbsfleet boss Kevin Watson with a small squad to select from in midweek – but the manager still has decisions to make despite his reduced pool of players. Grimes departed in the first half after he was fouled in an aerial duel and he went to…

“We had to make changes” – Fleet boss on team selection

Six changes on the Fleet teamsheet yesterday raised a couple of eyebrows pre-kickoff but Kevin Watson had a few of those forced upon him late in the week. Jordan Holmes’ absence to international duty was, of course, known well in advance but both Andre Blackman and Alex Reid were casualties at the 11th hour. “Andre…

Macca laments Lloyd’s luck

Fleet boss Daryl McMahon is awaiting further news of Lloyd Harrington’s injury after the 21-year-old was carried off just 10 minutes into his Fleet first-team debut on Tuesday night at Maidstone. “There’s no obvious break thankfully,” McMahon told FleetOnline, “but there’s still a lot of swelling so there will need to be an MRI scan. It’s always…

Huke on the home straight

Fleet’s squad will be stretched to the limit as they begin the first of numerous away games tonight at Bath City – nine of the next 11 games over five weeks will take place on the road and to that end manager Steve Brown is grateful one more of his core squad is almost approaching…