Tag: Braintree Town

Braintree halt Spitfires

Eastleigh had the difficult task of trying to tame league leaders Braintree Town as the two form sides in the division went head-to-head. It was great credit to a number of volunteers that the game even went ahead; because of all the rain we have had this week. From 9am, Tony Shiner, Steve Brookwell, Stuart…

Spitfires in crucial six-pointer

silverlake stadium

Ian Baird’s Spitfires play Braintree Town on Saturday at the Silverlake Stadium. The Iron sit in first place 11 points clear of Eastleigh – however Eastleigh have a game in hand on Braintree and if they win on Saturday and Monday against Dover Athletic they will be only five points from first place. The Spitfires…

Eastleigh flattened by Iron

In a defensive and physical match between the two top ten Blue Square In a defensive and physical match between the two top ten Blue Square sides, Braintree Town managed to pip Eastleigh with a 1 – 0 victory at Cressing Road. Spitfire’s goalie Gareth Barfoot had some early work to do and Braintree had a…