“This is a very special football club” – Peter Varney says thank you…

Ebbsfleet United’s executive vice chairman Peter Varney has thanked fans, staff and players at the club for the warm welcome he received today against Warrington Town in his final match as a club director. Following the guard of honour of players and staff before kick-off plus a presentation by Dean Pooley and Daryl McMahon, Peter…

Peter Varney puts the record straight on departure rumours

Ebbsfleet United’s outgoing vice chairman Peter Varney has refuted inaccurate assumptions surrounding the nature of his forthcoming departure from the club. Writing in tomorrow’s issue of matchday programme FleetReview, Varney informs Fleet supporters of the following: “Please ignore the nonsense you may have read on social media in the last week. Allow me to put…

Pooley moves to join the Fleet board

Ebbsfleet United announced tonight that former player Dean Pooley is to join the club’s Board of Directors. Pooley, 31, will also take on the role of Executive Vice Chairman replacing Peter Varney who will step down from that role immediately after next Saturday’s FA Trophy match versus Warrington Town. This change in the club’s structure…

Everywhere we go…

Ebbsfleet United’s vice chairman Peter Varney has again praised the fantastic support the team received following the victory at Bishop’s Stortford on Saturday. Speaking to FleetOnline, Varney said, “The support for the team on Saturday was tremendous and the crowd played their part in helping us secure our 12th away win of the season – which is…

Varney commits long-term to the Fleet

The club announced this evening that executive vice chairman Peter Varney has agreed to extend his contract until June 2020. This also applies to his role as chief executive of KEH Sports Ltd. Club owner Dr Abdulla Al-Humaidi said, “Peter’s contract was due to expire at the end of the current season and we have…

Varney’s (v)ice bucket challenge

Fleet vice chairman Peter Varney personally signalled the official end of summer by allowing himself to be doused in ice-cold water by Daryl McMahon as part of the ice-bucket challenge to raise awareness of ALS/MND. Academy manager and skipper McMahon prepared extra-cold water in an ice box which he then gleefully emptied over the vice…

Varney hails ‘fantastic’ fans

Ebbsfleet United vice chairman Peter Varney hailed Operation Oyster as a total success after 500 Ebbsfleet United fans swelled the attendance to 742 in the FA Trophy second round win at Whitstable Town. Varney said, “The fans were magnificent and to turn out in such large numbers was a boost to everyone at the club….