Spitfires look for first win

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Ian Baird’s Spitfires take on Truro City away at Treyew Road in the Blue Square Bet South on Tuesday,The fixture come just three days after a 0-2 dismal defeat home to Hampshire rivals Basingstoke Town.

Truro City however had a perfect start to their new Blue Square Bet South campaign with a 0-1 win away to Chelmsford.

Eastleigh however made three new signings before the game against Basingstoke,Jordan Rose former N Power League 2 player for Stockport County where he got young player of the year.

Ex-Saints Jordace Holder-Spooner and Ryan Tafozolli have also signed for the Spitfires to boost their squad.

After winning the Zamaretto Southern Premier League last season,this will be Truro City’s first time in the Blue Square Bet South so every game will be a new experience for the White Tigers.

The last time these two team met was in the Joma South West Challenge Cup when The Spitfires won 1-2 on that occasion with Jamie Slabber scoring a penalty and Stafford Palmer scoring for Eastleigh,Aaron Pugh did score the opening for Truro City on that occasion.

Truro will have a very similar team to face Eastleigh however The Spitfires haveonly six players players remaining from that game in their squad.  Martin Watts is injured for Truro in this game and Frankie Raymond could also be still out and injured for the game.