Tag: Tony Taggart

Eastleigh departures continue

Eastleigh first team coach and assistant manager Matt Gray has resigned. The press release is as follows: “The Club can confirm that Matt Gray has resigned his position as 1st Team Coach. We have been unable to agree a suitable and appropriate agreement, which would satisfy the requirements of both parties – thus Matt has…

Eastleigh decks cards

Tony Taggart slips the ball past the keeper for a brace

Eastleigh secured an emphatic victory over promotion rivals Woking to enhance the Spitfires’ playoff credentials. It was a strong team performance from Eastleigh to beat a very in-form Woking team who had recorded eleven wins and a draw from their previous twelve league games. Ian Baird’s side remain in eighth place but have played fewer…

Eastleigh slip-up against Dover

Eastleigh went down by two goals to nil at the Silverlake Stadium for the second game running, following on from Saturday’s defeat to league leaders Braintree Town just two days before. Tonight’s loss at the hands of Dover Athletic saw the Spitfires fail to score in consecutive games for the first time this season. The…

Spitfires win again!

The Spitfires have secured another excellent away result against fellow promotion candidate’s Farnborough. Eastleigh was behind within six minutes of the game but never gave up and had the determination to claim all three points with goals from Tommy Jordan on the 15th minute and also ex Farnborough player Tony Taggart who scored the winning…

Tags Saves Day

The much talked-about return to the Silverlake Stadium for ex-manager Paul Doswell, goal-scoring Eastleigh legend Andy Forbes and fellow former Spitfires; brought added excitement in the build-up to this afternoon’s FA Trophy first round tie. Doswell’s Ryman Premier table-toppers came into the game as underdogs against Ian Baird’s Conference South side, but it was always…

Spitfires face first game in three weeks

Ian Baird’s Spitfires will meet Sutton United FC on Saturday in the FA Trophy 1st Round having not played a match in 18 days after three games in a row were postponed with the most recent fixture at Havant and Waterlooville FC on Monday night being called off just 90 minutes before kickoff. The Hampshire…

Eastleigh Bounce Back

Eastleigh bounced back from the disappointment of the FA Cup last weekend by winning a second consecutive league match this afternoon by three goals to nil. Including cup games, Ian Baird’s side have scored 13 goals and conceded just 3 in their last four games with three clean sheets to boot. The Spitfires couldn’t have…

Spitfires put boot in at Welling

The Spitfires finally returned to winning ways yesterday. Two first-half goals from Richard Gillespie and Ross Bottomley sealed a 2-1 win over Welling United which leaves Eastleigh just outside the league top 10. Richard Gillespie scored after 13 minutes following a free kick and 20 minutes later another free kick fro Tony Taggart came off…

Nine man Eastleigh whipped by Woking

On this Easter Monday, play-off chasing Woking secured their fourth win in five games to condemn Eastleigh to their sixth match without victory. With Saturday’s defeat at Dover, Eastleigh really needed to end their disappointing run this afternoon after a dismal return of just one point from a possible eighteen in their last six fixtures.…