Tag: Eastleigh FC

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 continue on FA Cup trail

Ian Baird’s Spitfires will try to get in to the hat on Monday for the FA Cup 4th Qualifying Round and bag themselves £7,500 as they play second placed Evo-Stick Southern Premier League side Oxford City at The Silverlake Stadium  on Saturday(3 pm kick off). The City have got of to a flyer this season…

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…

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…

Spitfires look for first win

. Eastleigh has not got off to the best of starts this season however they did keep a clean sheet against league favourites Woking on Tuesday, Dorchester on the other hand, had their league game away to Hampton and Richmond Borough postponed due to a waterlogged pitch. The Magpies who are managed by former Spitfire Ashley…

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…

Spitfires start with derby

The Spitfires will face Hampshire rivals Basingstoke Town in their first game of the Blue Square Bet South campaign on Saturday at The Silverlake Stadium. Eastleigh Football Club have announced this season’s squad (which can be seen at the bottom of the page) however Ian Baird is also closing in on Gary Pryde and ex…

Spitfires win against Saints‏ XI

Ian Baird’s Spitfires last night eased past Championship Southampton with four fine goals. Former Spitfire Aaron Martin made a presentation to Eastleigh with a signed shirt to show that Eastleigh played a key part in his footballing career and to say ‘thank you’. Eastleigh started with new signings Mike Green in goal and Ryan O’Hara…

Eastleigh V Saints preview

The Spitfires will take on youthful Southampton XI at the Silverlake Stadium tonight however it has been confirmed that Ian Baird’s opponents will not be an entirely a under 21 side. It is expected that a few Southampton senior players will be in the stands watching on as well,  but as always in this pre-season friendly , it is…

Spitfires win against Sholing

Ian Baird’s Spitfires won 2-1 against Sholing at Portsmouth Road on Tuesday night. Goals by Slabber who stepped up to take the first penalty of the night. Last seasons top goalscorer sent the goalkeeper the wrong way with a strike straight down the middle. The home side got one back when Barry Mason pounced from…

Eastleigh to meet Reading today

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Ian Baird’s Spitfires will face Brian McDermott’s Reading XI at the Silverlake Stadium today  Saturday 9 July in their latest pre-season friendly. Ex Spitfire Brett Williams will be against his former team as a part of a contract agreement when the striker moved to Reading for a rough sum of £50,000. Sean Morrison and Marcus Williams are…