Tag: Blue Square South

Spitfires seek back-to-back wins

Ian Baird’s Spitfires are playing sixth placed Chelmsford City tonight away in the Blue Square Bet South at the Melbourne Stadium. Eastleigh will come in to this game with good spirits after a fantastic 3-0 league victory over second placed Welling United on Saturday. On loan Mike Green from nPower League 2 side Port Vale…

Eastleigh sign emergency left back

Ian Baird’s Spitfires have signed N’Power League Two left back Michael Green from Port Vale on an initial one month loan. Eastleigh director of football Dave Malone wrote on the fans forum this morning. “We are delighted to confirm that we have agreed with Port Vale FC to sign Michael Green, on an initial short term loan. Many…

Spitfires take on Sports

Ian Baird’s Spitfires will be in search for a third straight win in all competitions when they travel to Eastbourne Borough on Saturday at Priory Lane. However they face a difficult challenge as Eastbourne Borough is currently nine places above The Spitfires in the league and five points clear. Eastleigh come in to this game with a…

Spitfires look for win from Beavers

Ian Baird’s Spitfires will be looking for a win at The Silverlake Stadium against last placed Hampton and Richmond Borough on Saturday to get back on track in the Blue Square Bet South. Although The Beavers have not won a game this season and have lost six times they have scored two more goals than…

Can Eastleigh top Darts?

Ian Baird’s Spitfires travel to Dartford at Princes Park On Saturday in search of a bounce back from Saturday’s 0-2 defeat at The Silverlake stadium against Bromley. The Darts have got off to a flyer this season and already have twice of Eastleigh’s points who currently lie in 16th place with seven. However Dartford suffered…

Eastleigh start with point

Eastleigh’s season is up and running with a highly positive and hard fought draw against promotion favourites Woking. After a run of three straight defeats from the Spitfires’ opening three games, Ian Baird’s side put in a really strong team performance to keep out Garry Hill’s side and ensure a valuable clean sheet. Eastleigh’s defensive…

Eastleigh departures continue

Eastleigh first team coach and assistant manager Matt Gray has resigned. The press release is as follows: “The Club can confirm that Matt Gray has resigned his position as 1st Team Coach. We have been unable to agree a suitable and appropriate agreement, which would satisfy the requirements of both parties – thus Matt has…

Eastleigh release nine players

Ian Baird’s Spitfires have released eight players following a statement from Eastleigh Director of Football Dave Malone on the Eastleigh fans forum. “I therefore list under the players that we (to date) have released. Jason Matthews, Brett Poate, Jamie Brown, Shaun McAauley, Richard Graham, Peter Adeniyi, Anthony Riviere, Ian Herring, Warren Goodhind, We are currently…

Spitfires end season on a high

Ian Baird’s Spitfires ended the season with some class against Bromley in the Blue Square Bet South at Hayes Lane. Peter Adeniyi scored a 35 yard screamer on 40 minutes followed by a 40 yard lob from Anthony Riviere in 43rd minute much to the travelling Eastleigh fans delight. Ian Baird then let Liam Hibberd…

Spitfires take a bow

Ian Baird’s Spitfires play Bromley at Hayes Lane on Saturday in the Blue Square Bet South. With other results not going Eastleigh’s way on Monday, Spitfire fans finally found out that the play-off dream was no longer possible even though the result at The Silverlake Stadium went Eastleigh’s way. The Spitfires took the lead 40…

Eastleigh not out of the wood

Ian Baird’s Spitfires play 16th placed Boreham Wood on good Friday at Meadow Park in the Blue Square Bet South. After a 0-3 loss to Ebbsfleet United which saw ex Spitfire Ashley Carew scoring two of the goals for The Fleet, this game is a must win for The Spitfires with three games to go…

Spitfires meet Wings again

Ian Baird’s Spitfires will travel away to Park View Road on Tuesday as they try and get the own back on The Wings, just ten days after the two teams met in the league. Third placed Welling United hammered the Spitfires nine days ago 4-1,but that result will be long forgotten as a new look…

Spitfires v Bishops Stortford preview

Ian Baird’s Spitfires travel to Bishops Stortford on Saturday at Woodside Park in the Blue Square Bet South. The Blues were formed in 1874 situated in Hertfordshire and sit in 16th place in the league with 31 points,22 points behind Eastleigh. The last game between these two teams was at the Silverlake Stadium where the…

Eastleigh in local derby

LATEST: Tonight’s match was called off 5 minutes before kick off by the referee due to a waterlogged pitch Eastleigh plays Farnborough Town on Monday night in a Hampshire derby, home at the Silverlake Stadium. The last time these two teams met was the first game of 2011. Eastleigh were behind within six minutes of the game…

Spitfires look to bounce back

The Spitfires travel to fellow promotion candidates Ebbsfleet United tonight in the Blue Square Bet South league following two straight defeats in league and cup. The Fleet sit comfortably in fourth place in the league, five points more than Eastleigh; however The Spitfires have two games in hand. The Fleet’s last home game was against…