Ebbsfleet boss Kevin Watson believes every member of his 18-man squad is good enough to play in the team.

The Fleet manager made four changes for last Saturday’s FA Cup first round tie with Notts County – only one of which was enforced.

Watson, who has started 17 different players in his seven games in charge, admitted he’s still working out his best XI and has turned down approaches from other clubs to take Fleet players on loan.

“I’ve got 18 players that are fit and can all play in my National League team,” said Watson.

“I’ve had people ring up about players on loan from lower leagues and I have to say sorry, I’ve got 18 National League players here. They’re not going to go and play lower.”

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