‘We had to win for the volunteers’ says Fleet boss

Dennis Kutrieb dedicated his side’s win to the hard work of the Fleet’s working party of volunteers who strove in sub-zero temperatures to clear the pitch of snow on Tuesday night. “I said to the boys we need to win today because we saw the great efforts from the volunteers, from the groundsmen and everyone…

“I wouldn’t have been happy even with a draw”

Dennis Kutrieb was angry at the manner of his side’s late defeat at Hampton having underlined before kick-off the need to eliminate mistakes. In a tight encounter on a pitch that was cutting up as the game wore on, a mistake was always likely to provide a breakthrough for either side. “It was terrible and…

“Score yours and Tom Hadler will save one”

Attitude and determination contributed to Fleet’s ruthless despatch of penalties last night against Chippenham Town and that desire to go through, in spite of a last-gasp equaliser, was what most pleased Dennis Kutrieb after the final whistle. The manager revealed his players hadn’t honed their spot-kick technique in the days leading up to the match…

Kutrieb emphasises clean sheets

Dennis Kutrieb impressed upon his players before last night’s fixture at Eastbourne that a clean sheet would have been enough to take the three points as he was confident his side would score in the 90 minutes. So it proved on the one hand, with Alfie Egan celebrating his first strike in a Fleet shirt,…

‘Proud’ Kutrieb pleased with pre-season platform

Ebbsfleet United’s playing squad have concluded their first week of pre-season training – a “really tough week” work-wise according to Dennis Kutrieb – who expressed his delight with the return to football, the club’s summer recruitment and the pre-season preparations he intends to use as a springboard to success. The Fleet have taken the playing…

When David met Dennis

“Our Fleet, Our People.” That’s the message behind the Fleet’s latest season-ticket campaign but it runs deeper than that as the club continues initiatives to strengthen the links with fanbase and community. And it’s not just a slogan as David Preston found out when he went to renew his season ticket.  With Dennis Kutrieb in…

Your chance to win a berth alongside the boss!

Ten lucky season-ticket holders have the opportunity to attend our squad photocall this coming season, receive an exclusive photo with Dennis Kutrieb and the team as well as take pride of place in the manager’s seat alongside the boss. All supporters buying a season ticket by August 31st will be eligible to be entered into…

Kutrieb ‘causing consistent ripples’ on the continent

In Dennis Kutrieb, Ebbsfleet United have secured the services of one of the most highly rated young managers in the German lower divisions, writes Alex Howell*. Whilst he may not be a household name in Britain, the 40-year-old has been making consistent ripples in one of the most competitive environments in European club football.  Kutrieb,…

Ebbsfleet United appoint highly regarded Kutrieb

Ebbsfleet United are today pleased to announce the appointment of the highly regarded Dennis Kutrieb to the role of first-team manager. Kutrieb arrives at the Kuflink Stadium from Tennis Borussia Berlin (TB Berlin, or ‘TeBe’) where he took the club to the top of the NOFV-Oberliga Nord table when the early season shutdown occurred. The…

Club statement: Kevin Watson

Ebbsfleet United FC can today confirm that manager Kevin Watson will depart the club on expiration of his contract at the end of May. Kevin joined the club as assistant to Garry Hill in October 2019, taking control as interim manager after two matches on Hill’s departure. Three wins and two draws from six matches…