Tag: Eastleigh FC

Eastleigh to take women’s side into FA Women’s National League

Eastleigh Football Club have announced plans to take their ladies’ team into the FA Women’s National League, which includes playing home matches at The Silverlake Stadium and brand new bespoke team wear, bringing parity between their men’s and ladies’ sides. From the 2019/2020 season, the women will play all home games at The Silverlake Stadium,…

Beano gets on his bike

Eastleigh striker James ‘Beano’ Constable to cycle 200 miles for charity. The Eastleigh forward is adding his support to the #TOO500, a cycling challenge for children’s charity, Thinking of Oscar. He has pledged to cycle 200 miles in 2 days to support the charity. The event is in it’s fifth year and aims to raise…

Turley keeps Eastleigh’s play off hopes alive

  Richard Hill’s Spitfires bounced back with a crucial win on bank holiday Monday to put their play off hopes firmly back on track. Eastleigh sit just two points behind 5th place Forest Green Rovers with a game in hand next Tuesday after a 2-1 away victory to Welling Untied. Hill’s men got of to…

Spitfires take on Romsey Town in The Hampshire Senior Cup

Ian Baird’s Spitfires will take on Romsey Town tomorrow night in the Hampshire Senior Cup quarter final at The Silverlake Stadium (7:45 pm kick off). The Spitfires did not have a game on Saturday as Salisbury City was playing in the FA Trophy against York City however the previous Saturday, Eastleigh travelled away to Dover…

Spitfires in winning spirit for the big Hampshire derby!

Ian Baird’s Spitfires sent out a youthful side for there Hampshire Senior Cup third round tie at home to Evo-Stik Southern Division One Central outfit Fleet Town. Eastleigh got of to the best of starts with Chris Flood doing well to set up Jordace Holder Spooner who made no mistake with a cool finish after…

‘Missing’ Eastleigh player jailed

Eastleigh FC midfielder Ali Fuseini who has been missing since his last game for the Spitfires on December 3, has been imprisoned for 10 weeks for motoring offences. Eastleigh FC had been worried about his non appearance at last Saturdays match and that he had not returned their phone calls However Southwark News has reported…

Missing footballer found?

Reports on Twitter suggest that Eastleigh FC midfielder Ali Fuseini who has been missing since his last game for the Spitfires on December 3, has been imprisoned for 10 weeks for motoring offences. Eastleigh FC had been worried about his non appearance at last Saturdays match against Thurrock and that he had not returned their…

Spitfires beat Thurrock and sign Nelson

Ian Baird’s Spitfires moved up to twelfth in the Blue Square Bet South last Saturday after a 3-2 win to Thurrock at The Silverlake Stadium and Director of Football Dave Malone has announced the signing of Bournemouth defender Mitchell Nelson. Damien Scannell has returned to the Silverlake after departing from Eastleigh to Southend United for £5,000 nearly…

Cheaper car insurance for Eastleigh fans?

Eastleigh FC supporters maybe in line for cheap car and home insurancefollowing an announcement from the club this morning that an Oxfordshire based insurance company is about to purchase a majority holding in the club. Bridle Insurance already sponsor Oxford United to the tune of £100k and as part of the deal offer players staff…

Spitfires sign Saints goalie

Ian Baird’s Spitfires have signed N’Power Championship goalkeeper Jack Dovey from Southampton on loan. Eastleigh’s Director of Football announced on the fans forum today: “We are pleased to confirm that we hope to complete the loan signing today of goalkeeper Jack Dovey from Southampton FC. Assuming the formalities are completed, Jack will join the squad…

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…

Spitfire young guns aim for Shots

The Spitfires play Aldershot Town tonight at 7:45 PM The Ebb Stadium in the Hampshire Senior Cup 2nd Round. Eastleigh is due to put out a young team tonight as are Aldershot however The Shots have announced they will also play some first team players tonight. Former Eastleigh assistant manager Matt Gray is now a…

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…