Ex-Dons midfielder on Fleet trial

Fleet handed a trial to 21-year-old midfielder Alfie Egan in the 1-1 draw at Princes Park this evening. The former AFC Wimbledon man, who was released by the League One club this summer, came through the Dons youth ranks and has also played for Sutton United and Kingstonian on loan. Garry Hill said of Egan,…

Fleet boss makes McDonald first new signing

Former Gillingham striker Cody McDonald has become Garry Hill’s first new signing as Fleet manager after completing a deal earlier today. The scorer of almost 100 goals at Football League level, McDonald played non-league football for Witham Town, Maldon and Dartford, scoring 65+ goals before interest from clubs higher up the pyramid. Norwich City signed…

Fleet boss pleased to pass through pre-season

Daryl McMahon declared pre-season had passed his expectations but is equally pleased to see the back of it as his first fixture as a National League manager looms. The Fleet boss thought his side was more fluent after the break against AFC Wimbledon but believed the first half suffered from an overkill of friendly combat….

Fleet 1-2 AFC Wimbledon

Fleet signed off pre-season with a narrow defeat at home to League One’s AFC Wimbledon as Daryl McMahon kept faith with the eleven who drew with Southend United last weekend. That meant that Sam Magri again occupied a central defensive berth as Kenny Clark sat things out with an injury, alongside Dean Rance. The Dons…

Summer friendlies to include memorial match

Ebbsfleet United may still be determining the outcome of this season but that hasn’t stopped preparations for pre-season 2017/18. The club has already lined up three home friendlies against Premier League and EFL opposition in July. The first will take place against Tottenham Hotspur, who had promised to send a team to Stonebridge Road as part of the…