Wealdstone 2-4 Fleet

Fleet banged four goals past Wealdstone for the second time this season to complete a first double in 2016/17 but the home side pushed them all the way with the result still in the balance until Sam Deering’s late strike confirmed the three points. A goal in time added on would usually have been the talking…

Crossbar Challenge, Part Two…

In September, the first four Fleet squad players recorded their Crossbar Challenge at the club’s training ground and shortly before Christmas, another four likely contenders tried their luck in front of the new stand at Stonebridge Road. So, without further ado, can any of Dave Winfield, Mark Phillips, Stuart Lewis and Sean Shields better the achievements of…

Fleet 1-1 Woking

Fleet rescued their unbeaten home record against Woking with two minutes to spare as they deservedly pulled a replay out of the bag with a late Dave Winfield header that went in off visiting player Joey Jones. It’s all back to Woking on Tuesday as both sides now go into the hat for Monday’s Second Round…

Welling United 1-2 Fleet

A winner from Jack Powell right at the end of this tough match saw 10-man Fleet pocket three points to spark jubilation on the field and on the terraces as the visitors made it eight games unbeaten in the league. Dave Winfield’s 38th minute sending-off made it an uphill task for the Fleet, who led 1-0…

Concord Rangers 0-1 Fleet

After two seasons of drawing a blank at the Aspect Arena, Fleet were able to turn the tables on Concord Rangers to record their second win of the season. The victory was courtesy of a first club goal for Dave Winfield and a dogged second-half performance against a typically resilient Concord side. Daryl McMahon made…

Boss pins hopes on his new Fleet blend

Daryl McMahon has spoken of his summer recruitment ahead of Saturday’s opener and how he hopes a blend of winners, wise heads and hungry, talented youngsters can step up to the mark. The Fleet manager has rebuilt from the back this season and injected what he hopes will be more steel into a side that was guilty one…

Winfield wings in from the north

Ebbsfleet United this afternoon welcome former York City central defender and vice captain Dave Winfield who has put pen to paper on a deal. The experienced 28-year-old becomes Daryl McMahon’s first new signing of the summer and at 6ft 3in will be an imposing fixture in Fleet’s rearguard for the forthcoming season. A passionate player…