Youth Cup tie comes to Stonebridge Road

Danny Kedwell makes his bow as boss in the FA Youth Cup as Fleet’s U19 Academy side will take on Phoenix Sports in the Second Round Qualifying. The match will take place at Stonebridge Road on Wednesday, 4th October, with a 7.00pm kick-off. Admission is £3 for all supporters. Phoenix Sports defeated Dartford 2-1 in…

Fleet’s U18s warm up with a win

Ebbsfleet United’s U18s warmed up for their forthcoming FA Youth Cup tie next week with a win in a friendly v Dartford this afternoon. The Academy side won 2-1 thanks to goals from Neville Campbell and Billy Holmes (pictured). The team are in action next Thursday (8th September) at Eastbourne Town in the Preliminary Round…

Kent and Youth cup games confirmed

Dates have been arranged for Fleet’s two forthcoming cup ties, with Kent Reliance Senior Cup and FA Youth Cup games due to take place in the same week. The long-awaited second round tie in the county cup sees Fleet travel to Maidstone United on Tuesday, 24th November, kick-off 7.45pm. Two days later, on Thursday, 26th…

Gills down, Dons to go

Ebbsfleet United’s young hopefuls continued to show what they’re made of as yet another sterling second-half comeback saw them through to the Second Round of the FA Youth Cup, where they will face a trip to AFC Wimbledon. Cheered on by travelling fans, many going by coach, Fleet faced an uphill struggle after falling behind…

Stylish Fleet progress in Youth Cup

Ebbsfleet United’s Academy side brushed aside the setback of going a goal behind in their Third Qualifying Round tie at home to Maidstone United on Monday night. Having despatched Lingfield, Faversham and Eastbourne Town in previous rounds, Fleet briefly saw their FA Youth Cup ambitions on the rack after the Stones took a 21st-minute lead. A…

Fleet Academy set for Stones clash

Ebbsfleet United’s Academy side, who came through their second qualifying round tie at home to Eastbourne Town in extra time last week, will play Maidstone United in the next round tonight (Monday, 19th October). Karn Miller-Neave’s hat-trick won it for the Fleet against Eastbourne, with three penalties (two for us, one for the visitors) in extra…

Two youth fixtures coming up this week

Fleet’s youth players get the chance to showcase their abilities in the first week of September as Stonebridge Road hosts an U21/Development squad game and an FA Youth Cup tie. The U21 fixture takes place on Monday, 7th September, kick-off 7pm. Although billed as ‘U21’, clubs will agree on the inclusion of a certain amount of…