Category: Sport

Eastleigh win 3-2 away to Torquay United in stoppage time

Substitute Tom Bearwish struck a stoppage-time winner as Eastleigh came from behind to beat Torquay at Plainmoor in the National League. The 19-year-old had only just come onto the pitch when he tapped home after being found by Marcus Barnes to claim his first senior goal. Ben Whitfield had given Torquay the lead 10 minutes…

Eastleigh lose 3-1 away to AFC Fylde

AFC Fylde ended a run of seven National League games without a win as they cruised to a 3-1 victory at home to fellow strugglers Eastleigh. Fylde, who had not tasted victory since winning two of their first three matches, were ahead after 34 minutes as Dan Bradley latched on to Danny Rowe’s flick forward…

Eastleigh beat Fleet Spurs in Hampshire Senior Cup

A wonder goal from Eastleigh academy’s Liam Callaghan was the pick of the bunch as Eastleigh ran out deserved 3-0 winners against Fleet Spurs in the Hampshire Senior Cup second round. Goals from Scott Rendell and Sam Smart helped ensure the Spitfires, who featured a number of academy players, progress into the third round of…

Eastleigh earn point at home to Bromley

Second half substitute Cavanagh Miley scored a late equaliser as high-flying Bromley were held to a 1-1 draw by Ben Strevens’ Spitfires. Former Spitfire Luke Coulson’s first goal of the season had unbeaten Bromley on course for all three points but Miley struck with five minutes left. Eastleigh went close to an opener in the…

Eastleigh draw 1-1 away to Ebbsfleet United

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires picked up a point with an away draw against Ebbsfleet United on Saturday. The hosts started the National League campaign with five straight defeats but have since lost just one of five. They should have led early on but Alex Reid blasted over from six yards after being set up by Josh…

More Fans Enjoy Vitality Blast At The Ageas Bowl Than Ever Before

Hampshire Cricket are pleased to announce this summer’s Vitality Blast saw more fans, especially families and under 17s, attend fixtures at the Ageas Bowl than ever before. A 32% year-on-year increase in average attendance was seen at Hampshire’s T20 matches at the Ageas Bowl this season, whilst many of the fans in attendance were new…

Eastleigh win 2-0 at home to Boreham Wood

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires bounced back from their last-gasp loss to Barnet by beating 10-man Boreham Wood 2-0 last night in front of 1,641 spectators at The Silverlake Stadium. Eastleigh, who conceded a goal four minutes into stoppage time on Saturday, put that to one side by taking a sixth-minute lead, Ben Williamson making no mistake…

Eastleigh sign Charlie Seaman on loan from Bournemouth

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires have signed 19 year old right-back Charlie Seaman on loan from AFC Bournemouth ahead of their home game to Boreham Wood on Tuesday. A member of Bournemouth’s Under 21s squad this season, Seaman joins Eastleigh until January from the Premier League outfit. Seaman has had previous experience out on loan at Weymouth…

Eastleigh lose 2-1 at home to Barnet

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires were defeated 2-1 at home to Barnet yesterday at The Silverlake Stadium in front of 1,922 spectators. Substitute Shaquile Coulthirst scored a late winner for the visitors as Barnet extended their unbeaten run to four games thanks to a bit of late drama in a narrow 2-1 National League victory over 10-man…

The Ageas Bowl To Host Two Huge England Internationals In 2020

The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has today announced its Men’s Major Match Schedule for 2020, with the Ageas Bowl welcoming ICC 2019 Cricket World Cup winners England for two limited-overs international fixtures next summer. Following hot-on-the-heels of this year’s World Cup triumph and the so-far thrilling Ashes series, the home of Hampshire Cricket…

Eastleigh gain first away win this season against Solihull Moors

Danny Hollands scored twice as Eastleigh beat Solihull Moors to secure their first National League win since the opening day of the season. Eastleigh’s captain stroked a shot into the corner of the net from Tyrone Barnett’s pass to give the visitors an 18th-minute lead. Rob Atkinson, who had earlier seen a 25-yard shot tipped…

Eastleigh lose 2-0 away to Stockport County

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires are still without a win since the opening game of the season as they lost 2-0 away to Stockport County yesterday. Adam Thomas scored his third goal in three games as Stockport extended their unbeaten run to four games with a victory against Eastleigh. Elliot Osborne’s long-range effort completed the scoring a…

Eastleigh draw 1-1 with Sutton United

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires drew 1-1 to Sutton United in what was a frustrating evening for Eastleigh. Former Eastleigh assistant manager Matt Gray took Sutton United to the Silverlake Stadium in front of 1,750 fans. First, Rob Atkinson headed Eastleigh in front at the back post, only for former Spitfires Jamie Collins to force in a…

Eastleigh lose 1-0 away to Yeovil Town

Yeovil got their National League campaign up and running with a 1-0 victory over Eastleigh last as Ben Strevens Spitfires couldn’t quite get an equaliser. The newly relegated side started their season with a defeat to Barnet on Saturday but they got off the mark at the second attempt courtesy of Courtney Duffus’ strike, with…

Eastleigh win opening game of the season at home to Notts County

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires beat Notts County 1-0 at home on Saturday at The Silverlake Stadium as Reda Johnson’s 13th minute goal was enough to secure all three points in front of 2,668 spectators. Recently relegated County, who made six signings on Thursday after a takeover of the club was finally completed last week, were handed an early…