Tag: The Spitfires

Coronavirus? We’re still happy say 14th Eastleigh Scout and Guide Band!

Eastleigh 14 Scout and guide band

 The 14th Eastleigh Scout and Guide Band, “The Spitfires”, have recorded a video to bring a smile to people’s faces despite the Coronavirus outbreak. Assistant Band Master Emma Thompson explains: “On Saturday evening, the band were due to hold a concert for the Mayor of Eastleigh’s Charity Appeal, however as a result of the…

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 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 meet Staines today

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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…

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 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…