Dowling Joins The Spitfires

Eastleigh Football Club is delighted to announce the loan signing of George Dowling from Bristol City.

The nineteen year old becomes Andy Hessenthaler’s fifth signing of the summer.

He made his first team debut for Bristol City back in April 2016 where he played the final twenty minutes in a 4-0 victory over Huddersfield Town. George joins Eastleigh having already experienced National League football whilst on loan at Torquay United last season making 21 appearances scoring 2 goals.

The midfielder goes straight into the squad for tonight’s pre-season friendly against Basingstoke Town.

The loan is due to expire 6th January 2019 and is subject to National League and FA approval.