Jamie Montigue

Eastleigh Overun by Rampant Swans

Eastleigh were by far and away second best this afternoon as their unbeaten run of three league games came to an abrupt halt at the hands of Staines Town. The Spitfires named an unchanged starting eleven from the side who were minutes away from winning at Hampton & Richmond on Tuesday night, but were disappointingly…

Eastleigh Bounce Back

Eastleigh bounced back from the disappointment of the FA Cup last weekend by winning a second consecutive league match this afternoon by three goals to nil. Including cup games, Ian Baird’s side have scored 13 goals and conceded just 3 in their last four games with three clean sheets to boot. The Spitfires couldn’t have…

Eastleigh Demolish Dartford 3-0

Eastleigh put in a solid, all-round display this afternoon to get back to winning ways in the Blue Square Bet South and climb to seventh in the table. Victory sees Ian Baird’s side keep in close contact with the teams in the play-off positions. The Spitfires had the luxury of naming an unchanged starting eleven…

Dragons scorch Eastleigh

Eastleigh came off second best in this Hampshire derby against Basingstoke Town as Frank Gray’s visitors left the Silverlake Stadium with all three points, courtesy of a tenth minute goal from their captain Ross Adams. Ian Baird was dealt with a few selection problems ahead of the game with Luke Byles missing through illness and…

FA Cup: Eastleigh rocks Bognor

Eastleigh ensured their name will be in the draw for the FA Cup 3rd Qualifying Round following a 2-0 success at home to Bognor Regis Town. The Spitfires’ Ryman Division One South opponents fell behind to an opportunist goal by Richard Graham in the 23rd minute, a lead which was doubled nine minutes from full…

Spitfires clip Rooks wings

Ian Baird’s Eastleigh made it five successive games without defeat, notching up their second consecutive victory thanks to goals from Jamie Slabber and a bullet header to win the game from Chris Holland, six minutes from time. Following on from the impressive triumph away to Dover Athletic last weekend, Baird stuck with the same starting…

Bishops Bash Eastleigh in Opener

On the opening day of their sixth consecutive season in the Conference South, Eastleigh opened the new 2010/11 campaign with defeat. Ian Baird’s Spitfires were made to rue missed opportunities at the Silverlake Stadium as visitors Bishops Stortford claimed all three points. The game was settled by three goals in the space of five frantic…

Eastleigh sucumb to a premier second half display

This afternoon Eastleigh took on Eastbourne Borough of the Blue Square Bet Premier in their final pre-season fixture. Today’s game was the last friendly for the Spitfires ahead of the new league campaign when the competitive action gets under way next Saturday (14th), where Eastleigh will host Bishops Stortford on the opening day. Eastbourne opened…

Saints Steal Annual Stoneham Showdown

In Eastleigh’s penultimate pre-season game ahead of the new league campaign, the Spitfires welcomed a youthful Southampton side to the Silverlake Stadium for this annual friendly. There was a welcome return to Eastleigh for centre back Aaron Martin who signed for Saints from Ian Baird’s side last November. The commanding centre-back was named as captain…

Eastleigh in Bishop’s Stalemate

Eastleigh’s final home game of the season saw the Spitfires take on Bishops Stortford in their penultimate fixture of the campaign. Eastleigh were looking for their third successive win after victories over Welling and Dorchester in the past week. Manager Ian Baird looked to give some of the clubs youngsters a taste of Blue Square…

Eastleigh dominate Dorchester

Eastleigh recorded an overdue win at the Silverlake Stadium to end a run of six games without a victory at home. Tonight’s success also meant it was back to back wins for the Spitfires for the first time since the end of February/beginning of March, to build on Saturday’s 2-1 away success at Welling United.…

Nine man Eastleigh whipped by Woking

On this Easter Monday, play-off chasing Woking secured their fourth win in five games to condemn Eastleigh to their sixth match without victory. With Saturday’s defeat at Dover, Eastleigh really needed to end their disappointing run this afternoon after a dismal return of just one point from a possible eighteen in their last six fixtures.…

Whites all but end Eastleigh playoff hopes

Eastleigh’s third straight defeat and fourth loss in five games sees the Spitfires on a dismal run of form with Ian Baird’s side without a win in six games. Andy Hessenthaler’s Dover took a lead through Adam Birchall in the first half but Eastleigh fought back to level through an own goal with 66 minutes…

Welling win easily at Eastleigh

Eastleigh’s third consecutive game at home saw the Spitfires up against Welling United this evening; where the hosts missed out on a good opportunity to return to a playoff position as their poor home form continued. After tonight’s result, Eastleigh still haven’t won at home since their 4-0 thrashing of lowly Weymouth back in early…

Eastleigh draw Bath

Eastleigh ended a run of three straight home defeats by picking up a point at home to draw 1-1 to fellow Blue Square South promotion hopefuls Bath City this afternoon. The Spitfires have been highly productive on their travels recently where they are unbeaten in six, including their latest run of three consecutive victories on…