Tag: Eastleigh FC

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…

Eastleigh FC – target for developers?

The possibility has emerged that Eastleigh FC could find itself on the move after a plan of the Silverlake stadium site appeared on the Council website as one in a list of sites with “potential to be developed to meet the future development needs of the Borough” The council are in process of putting together…

Spitfires meet Staines today

Ian Baird’s Spitfires play Staines Town in the Blue Square Bet South at The Silverlake Stadium today. The Swans sit one place above Eastleigh in 18th place and like Eastleigh they have conceded two goals away in their last meeting with Dartford. Eastleigh lost 2-0 away to Sutton United on Tuesday and to really rub…

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…