Under 13s vs Beacon Hill Juniors – 25.09.16

Beacon Hill Juniors 1-3 Merton FC Round 1 of the Surrey FA Youth Cup. We met at The Hood nice and early and prepared for the long journey to Hindhead for a 10.30am kick off. Arrived safe & sound after the hour long drive up the A3 giving us enough…

5s vs Actonians 8s – 24.09.16

It was a much changed team this Saturday, with various people missing for many different reasons. Luckily, we had good players to come in & we were very confident of extending our unbeaten run of 1 game. However, the first half was indeed a very strange affair; it started with…

Under 14s vs Rocks Lane – 25.09.16

Our under 14s held their third game at home ‘THE HOOD’ with strong spirits after coming from 2 nil down to draw 3-3, kept up their strong spirits and pulled through a convincing 5-0 win against Rocks Lane. Right from the start of the whistle our U14’s kept possession despite…

Grass roots article featuring Merton 1s

Article by an amateur photographer who follows grass roots football and was at Merton vs Alexandra park, click on picture to have a read.

Under 9s vs Met Police – 25.09.16

Merton 9 vs 2 met police Second away game on the trot took us to a sunny Ember court where we convincingly beat a lively met police reds 9-2. with the team in confident mood despite absences from key players, We played a cavalier 3-2-1 formation attacking with power and…

Under 15s vs Bedfont Eagles – 25.09.2016

Merton FC 4-4 Bedfont Eagles Following on from our great comeback in the cup the previous game, the players entered this game brimming with confidence. Bouncing back from 3-0 down to win on penalties. The instruction this week was to start strong and not let them get a foothold in…

Youth Results – 25.09.2016

Todays Youth Results. U9s beat Met Police 8-2. U11s no game, U14s beat Rocks Lane 5-0, and our U15s drew 4-4 with Bedfont Eagles. Our U13s won their Surrey cup game 3-1 away against Beacon Hill with a hat trick from Marcus (pic) It was a good performance against strong…

Adult Results – 24.09.2016

Today’s Results. 1s draw 1-1 against Old Finchleians with a late equaliser and some good fortune.         3s lost 3-2 to Carshalton (2 great goals from Glenn just not enough).         6s lose heavily to strong Carshalton side watched by the Quinlan family (Merton…

Under 9s vs Mitcham Park Colts – 18-09-16

Merton 9. Mitcham park colts 1 First away match for the new under 9’s team at mitcham park Merton came away convincing 9-1 winners. Mitcham kicked off and Immediately lost possession to a very fired up merton team who attacked goal and forced the first save of the game within…

5s vs Ibis Eagles – 17.09.16

Despite the torrential storms that hit the UK on Friday, we arrived in Chiswick with the pitches in good nick, playing to our Barcelona-esque style. We did, however, arrive in dribs and drabs due to serious traffic around the Mortlake area – rumour had it that a still-drunk Big Chris…