Second seasonal match falls to postponement

Our second Kent derby of the festive season – v Welling United, scheduled for Monday December 28th – has been postponed following positive Covid cases at Park View Road. Welling United issued a statement on Christmas Day saying that, “The Club have today been notified that one of the WUFC camp has tested positive for…

Boxing Day derby postponed

The Fleet’s home game against Dartford in the Vanarama National League South this Boxing Day has been postponed. The club received notice from league officials this morning that a member of Dartford’s squad had tested positive for Covid-19. In medical consultation with the League and FA and as per the current guidelines, Dartford have been…

Woking match : POSTPONED

We regret to announce that heavy overnight rainfall and further rain forecast for today has rendered today’s Vanarama National League game v Woking at the Kuflink Stadium unplayable. A referee inspected the pitch early this morning and considered areas of the pitch to be waterlogged and cause for concern. A new date will be announced…

MATCH OFF AT HALIFAX

Fleet’s away fixture at FC Halifax Town was called off at 1.50pm following a pitch inspection, the referee declaring a waterlogged pitch. The pitch had been given the OK in an earlier inspection but previous heavy rain meant the referee wasn’t entirely happy with the surface and made the decision as Fleet fans were arriving…

Eastleigh match postponed

Good Friday’s match at Eastleigh has been postponed. The game has been rearranged for Tuesday, April 17th. A statement from Eastleigh FC read: “Eastleigh Football Club can confirm that our National League game with Ebbsfleet United, scheduled for this afternoon, has been postponed due to the inclement weather. The club went to great lengths to…

Wrexham match postponed

It will come as little surprise to Fleet fans that as a result of the ongoing weather situation, Saturday’s match at the Kuflink Stadium at home to Wrexham has been postponed. The National League has given clubs permission to make early inspections and in cases where the pitch is already clearly frozen, a match official…

Greenwich game postponed

Fleet’s friendly at Greenwich Borough FC scheduled for Tuesday, August 2nd, has been postponed. With recent injuries, Fleet were left fielding a much-reduced and makeshift squad for the Folkestone game in midweek and the management staff have decided it better to concentrate on ensuring as fully fit a 16 as possible are ready to approach…

Maidenhead game rearranged

The rearranged date of Saturday’s postponed away game at Maidenhead United (due to the Magpies’ involvement in the FA Trophy) is Tuesday, 8th March, with kick-off at 7.45pm. Maidenhead will play Woking in Round Two of the competition on Saturday, causing the Fleet to have a blank weekend. Fleet fans should also keep an eye on the…

Academy game postponed

Wednesday’s Academy fixture at home to Eastbourne Borough has been postponed. The Football Conference Youth Alliance game has fallen victim to the wet weather and with recent usage (and future games to take into consideration), the fixture will now be played at a later date to be advised. Fleet’s youth side are next up against Bromley, here…

Dr Abdulla promises free travel after Braintree game off!

Fleet chairman Dr Abdulla Al-Humaidi will be covering travel costs to offer Fleet fans free coach travel (via the Fleet Trust) on Tuesday after Saturday’s original tie was called off. Fleet’s FA Trophy game at Braintree Town was postponed just 90 minutes before kick-off after the match referee deemed the pitch unplayable. A pitch inspection at 12.30,…