Eastleigh squad update


New Signings, announced in the last couple of weeks

Eastleigh’s manager Ian Baird has already  made three  signings after  just over two weeks that The Spitfires Blue Square Bet South campaign ended however a number of players have been released as well as players being offered new contracts.

Players in:

Marvin Williams (left) seen playing against Sheffield United in the FA Cup last season

Marvin Williams

Striker Marvin Williams has signed an initial two-year deal from Blue Square Bet South rival Salisbury City having turned down a number of other offers in the process, both from this country and abroad, and will join his new team-mates at the Silverlake for the first day of pre-season training.   For the full press release see here.

Osei Sokofa (right) seen here winning Boreham Wood's chairman's player of the season for last season

Osei Sankofa

Defender Osei Sankofa has agreed personal terms and joins the Spitfires on an initial one year deal and joins Eastleigh from Blue Square Bet South outfit Boreham Wood. For the full press release see here.

Glen Southam (right) seen playing against Eastleigh last season

Glen Southam

Midfielder Glen Southam has signed for Eastleigh from Blue Square South outfit Dover Athletic, see here for the full press release.


Players Released

Jamie Brown, Richard Gillespie, Ian Herring, Scott Rogers and Ben Wilson have been released by Eastleigh. The club would like to thank them all for their efforts over the years and wish them well for the future. 

Offered new contracts

Goalkeeper Jack Dovey, goalkeeper Gareth Barfoot and midfielder Philip Appiah have all been offered new contracts which leaves a next seasons squad looking like a team to be beaten next season while  Chris Flood and Danny Smith have both been transfer listed.

The contracted players for next season are as follows


Gary Elphick







Chris Flood

Andy Forbes

Michael Green

Tom Jordan


Daryl McMahon

Damian Scannell


Danny Smith

Marvin Williams


Sam Wilson


Lee Peacock

Osei Sankofa





Mitchell Nelson

Glen Southam


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