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Eastleigh announce duo return

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June 20, 2017
Eastleigh announce duo return

Richard Hill’s Spitfires have announced the return of goalkeeper Ross Flitney and striker Chris Zebroski. Fans favourite Ross, has made in excess of 190 appearances for the Spitfires and will return in a joint role. As well as competing for the number 1 shirt, Ross will be part of Richard’s back room team as goalkeeping...
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Girls from Hampshire encouraged to get into football

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June 20, 2017

As part of The FA’s objective to double girls’ participation in football by 2020 The FA and SSE have launched 200 SSE Wildcats Girls’ Football Clubs across the country this year. The clubs offer girls aged 5-11 regular opportunities to play football and take part in organised sessions. One of the 200 clubs is...
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Council launches new Family Sport scheme

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June 20, 2017

Local families will have the opportunity to get active and play sport together this summer thanks to the launch of a new Family Sport programme by Eastleigh Borough Council’s SportWorks team. All Family Sport sessions are aimed at beginners and families with children looking to get more healthy and active. The sports on offer...
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Eastleigh set for another fun day

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June 5, 2017
Eastleigh set for another fun day

On Sunday 9th July, Eastleigh FC will be hosting their Annual Family Fun Day at the Silverlake Stadium. The fun day is FREE for everyone and will run from 11am till 3pm. There will be events and games running throughout the day as well as a BBQ, live entertainment and a chance to have a penalty shoot-out with...
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Community Sports Festival takes place this month

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June 2, 2017
Community Sports Festival takes place this month

A team of volunteers is busy organising the Eastleigh Community Games Sports Festival, set to take place on June 18. The 2017 Eastleigh Community Games event will be a Sports Festival aimed at engaging local people to participate in local clubs and sports activities. The range of activities on offer will be for children...
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Eastleigh announce pre-season fixtures

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May 28, 2017
Eastleigh announce pre-season fixtures

Eastleigh  have announced their pre season programme which includes four prestigious fixtures against Football League opposition. Reporting back to training on Thursday 29th June, the first fixture that the side will play is in Saturday 8th July when Sky Bet League One side A F C Wimbledon visit The Silverlake Stadium for a 3pm...
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Eastleigh sign Hollands

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May 28, 2017
Eastleigh sign Hollands

Eastleigh have agreed to sign for former Portsmouth and A F C Bournemouth midfielder Danny Hollands, once his current contract with Crewe Alexandra expires. 31 year old Hollands joins Eastleigh from Crewe Alexandra, where he made 24 appearances with one goal, having signed for them from Portsmouth (83 apps/1gl). With his roots still down south Hollands...
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Eastleigh sign striker McCallum

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May 23, 2017
Eastleigh sign striker McCallum

Eastleigh made their first signing of the summer as  Leyton Orient striker Paul McCallum has been offered a two year deal with The Spitfires. McCallum will be out of contract when his deal expires next month and will be available to join Eastleigh when they return for pre season training 23 year old McCallum has...
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Spitfires call for ex players reunion

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May 18, 2017
Spitfires call for ex players reunion

With the release of ‘The Story So Far’ the history of Eastleigh Football Club and a players reunion all set for Sunday 28th May from 3pm at The Silverlake Stadium, several players of Swaythling, Swaythling Athletic and Eastleigh Football Club have been found in various corners of the world. There are still several more...
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Eastleigh put three players on transfer list

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May 17, 2017
Eastleigh put three players on transfer list

Eastleigh have today placed defenders Chinua Cole and Ayo Obileye along with midfielder Ross Stearn on the transfer list. Left back Cole arrived at Eastleigh from Staines Town in January of this year and has been unable to gain a regular slot in the side with their being a number of left backs in...
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Spitfires ask fans for help

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May 16, 2017
Spitfires ask fans for help

Work has continued off the field this week with the re-tarmacking of the car park which is nearing completion at Eastleigh’s Silverlake Stadium on Stoneham Lane. In preparation for further works to continue the club are asking for supporters to lend a hand this coming Friday. From 10am staff will be cutting back hedges,...
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Eastleigh announce retained player list

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May 7, 2017
Eastleigh announce retained player list

Following discussions with the playing squad, Eastleigh have confirmed the names of the players who will be leaving the Club along with those that have been offered new contracts. Players under contract for the 2017/18 Season – Mark Childs Graham Stack Adam Dugdale Chinua Cole Ross Stearn Sam Togwell Gavin Hoyte Ryan Cresswell Reda...
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Ex-England Football Star Makes Surprise Appearance at Youth Match

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May 5, 2017
Ex-England Football Star Makes Surprise Appearance at Youth Match

An ex-England football star made a youth team’s day by making a special guest appearance at their Sunday league game in Eastleigh. Former football champion and ‘I’m a Celebrity’ contestant, Wayne Bridge, took a trip back to his youth league, to surprise players and spectators on the sidelines at Littleton Juniors FC. Bridge, who...
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Eastleigh send season on a draw

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May 3, 2017
Eastleigh send season on a draw

Richard Hill’s Spitfires drew their last game of the season at home to Wrexham on Saturday at The Silverlake Stadium. Wrexham finished 13th and Eastleigh 15th in the National League after The Spitfires coming from behind to earn a point. After few first-half chances, Wrexham broke the deadlock through Jordan White two minutes after...
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City celebrates biggest running event on record

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April 23, 2017
City celebrates biggest running event on record

Tens of thousands of people lined the streets of Southampton today (April 23) as the city hosted the biggest running event in its history. The ABP Southampton Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K saw just under 10,000 runners pound the pavements and up to a further 30,000 flock to the city to spectate. It is...
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