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Hampton and Richmond Borough knock Eastleigh out of FA Cup

Eastleigh were knocked out of the FA Cup in the fourth qualifying round on Saturday by Hampton and Richmond Borough at The Silverlake Stadium due to a late Chris Dickson goal. The goal from Dickson came in the 85th minute and ends the Spitfire’s FA Cup run this year that lasted for just one game.…

Eastleigh lose in Hampshire derby at home to Aldershot

Aldershot halted Eastleigh’s run of four wins in a row with a come-from-behind victory at the Silverlake Stadium. The Spitfires took a fifth-minute lead when Mark Yeates picked out Paul McCallum in the box and the striker scored past goalkeeper Jake Cole. But the Shots took charge through with two quickfire goals. First Matt McClure’s…

Eastleigh manager Andy Hessenthaler set to manage Dover Athletic

Following four successive wins on Saturday away to Braintree, Eastleigh are set to lose their manager Andy Hessenthaler to league rivals Dover Athletic. According to kentonline.co.uk, the 53-year-old will replace Chris Kinnear, who was sacked by Dover on Friday Hessenthaler was previously in charge at Dover from 2007 to 2010, leading the club to back-to-back promotions as…

Eastleigh win away to Gateshead

Josh Hare’s second-half strike proved the difference as The Spitfires beat Gateshead at the International Stadium 1-0 and made it three straight wins in the league. Eastleigh had the first sightings of goal in the game and Gateshead goalkeeper Aynsley Pears was called into action twice in the opening 20 minutes, first blocking Chris Zebroski’s…

Eastleigh make it back to back home wins

Eastleigh’s Mark Yeates helped Eastleigh defeat Boreham Wood 1-0 at The Silverlake Stadium following another late 1-0 win at home to Dagenham and Redbridge on Saturday.. Both sides sparred in the first half without committing too many men forward, leading to a first-half stalemate. When the match started to open up in the final quarter,…

Eastleigh sign Sunderland keeper on one month loan

Eastleigh have announced the signing of 22 year old Polish goalkeeper Max Stryjek on loan from Sunderland. Stryjek moved to Sunderland in 2014 after spending 7 years at Polonia Warsaw in his home country and will wear the number 1 shirt for an initial one month loan. The 6ft 2in ‘keeper is yet to make…

Eastleigh keeper Graham Stack departs

Eastleigh confirmed today that goalkeeper Graham Stack has had his contract terminated by mutual consent. Graham approached the club earlier this week and indicated a role to become Head of Goalkeeping at Watford FC has arisen. Stack expressed his desire to pursue a new role in the next chapter of his career to the club…

Bournemouth knock young Eastleigh out of Hampshire Senior Cup

Lewis Wasterfield’s fantastic 25 yard strike was the only goal Eastleigh could salvage in a 8-1 drumming away to AFC Bournemouth last night in the Hampshire Senior Cup. Eastleigh’s academy coaches Luke Hardy and Tom Guy over saw the Spitfires from the dugout as they started five youngster who are either still in the academy or…

Eastleigh FC and motor business in gear with new sponsorship deal

Eastleigh FC has stepped up a gear after securing a new sponsorship deal with a Southampton motor business. Breeze Van Centre has presented the club with its first dedicated Caddy kit van, as part of a two-year partnership. Mark Jewell, chairman at Eastleigh FC, said: ‘We are delighted to strike the latest deal with Breeze…

Eastleigh earn first draw of the season

Andy Hessenthaler Spitfires ended a run of three successive defeats by holding high-flying AFC Fylde to a goalless draw at The Silverlake Stadium. The point extended Fylde’s unbeaten away record this season and they had the better of the few chances that were created in the first half. Fylde forced Eastleigh keeper Graham Stack to…

Eastleigh lose away to Maidenhead

Eastleigh lost 2-0 away to Maidenhead last night following a 4-0 loss at the week away to Harrogate Town. Josh Kelly’s quickfire brace led Maidenhead to a 2-0 National League win over The Spitfires. Eastleigh came close to going ahead after 10 minutes when Mark Yeates played in Mike Green down the left and he…

Eastleigh lose 1-0 at home to Ebbsfleet United

It was another defeat for Andy Hessenthaler’s men at The Silverlake Stadium as ten men Eastleigh were beaten 1-0 at home to Ebbsfleet United. Former Spitfire Jamie Brown was in the attendance watching on. Eastleigh started with Ross Flitney in goal in the look of switching things up. Ebbsfleet lined up with former Spitfire Andy…

Ten men Eastleigh lose 3-1 at home to Wrexham

Wrexham remain top of the National League after beating Eastleigh 3-1 at The Silverlake Stadium in front of 1,717 spectators. Manny Smith scored the opening goal after eight minutes, tapping home a free kick to put the visitors ahead. Minutes later it was 2-0 as Eastleigh defender Alex Wynter headed into his own net from…

Eastleigh beat Bromley 1-0 at home

Andy Hessenthaler’s Spitfires made it back to back wins as they beat Bromley 1-0 tonight at The Silverlake Stadium. Eastleigh had a number of chances in the opening few minutes and Chris Zebroski squared the ball to Mark Yeates and the winger headed past Bromley keeper David Gregory with ease. Bromley won a free kick…

Eastleigh earn first win of the season away to Barnet

Eastleigh picked up their first points of the season after claiming victory away to Barnet on Saturday at The Hive. The Spitfires were beaten by Solihull and Sutton in their opening two matches, but Michael Green’s stunning first-half strike set them on their way to a morale-boosting win. Defender Green found the top corner with…