Super Bowl LI mayhem at the Hood 05.02.2017

A different kind of football comes to the Hood on Sunday 5 Feb – the American kind. Join us at Merton FC’s fortress for a splendid evening filled with darts, Remember The Titans, Any Given Sunday, Cool Runnings, a sumptuous Texan BBQ spread and a large amount of drinking. Oh,…

Nick Papanastasiou Funeral

Nicks funeral took place yesterday. It was an emotionally charged and an unashamedly tearful service with his family and friends telling how Nick had such a positive impact on their lives in his short life. They spoke of his love for life, his family, his friends and sport and, of…

Under 13s vs Epsom Town Youth – 27.11.16

Epsom Town Yth 1 vs 3 Merton FC   First half, started off ok. Our midlfield was a bit sloppy, we nearly scored a couple of goals and had more possession, Alfie skimmed the post. They liked pushing down the rightwings and we gave away couple of fouls and a penalty that was…

Under 11 vs Claygate – 27.11.16

Merton got off to a great start , leading 0-3 with some great passing , Claygate then made a great comeback making the score at half time 3-3. Second half kicked off with Claygate getting a good break which lead to a fourth goal for them, putting Merton under pressure…

Under 15s vs Bedfont – 27.11.16

Bedfont 6-0 Merton FC Difficult game today, in which we tried to rebuild the confidence and the morale of the team. It has been a difficult past couple of weeks with the team spirit deminiahing as quickly as our good start to the season was. Today was about boosting our…

4s vs Actonians Assoc. – 26.11.16

Actonians 2-1 Merton After an unfortunate result the week before, the Merton 4s looked to get back on the wagon on Saturday to regain some of the confidence that had been built up over the weeks before. With the 3s having no fixture, the 4s got a boost courtesy of…

Youth Results – 27.11.16

Youth Results with all the teams on their travels. U9s beat Spelthorne Skys 4-2 U11s beat Claygate Royals 5-4 in a thrilling Cup match.U13s beat Epsom Town Youth 3-1 and moved up to second place in the league with a game in hand. U14s beat Croygas 6-3 and stay top….

Adult Results – 26.11.16

    Good day at the Hood 1s beat Economicals 3-1 in tight cup match. (Browner MOM) 2s beat a depleted Kew side 9-2 a much needed league win.(DQ Dick of the day) 4s lose 2-1 at Actonians. 5s lose on pens in the cup after 0-0 draw. 6s win…

2s vs Kew Association – 19.11.16

Kew Association 1-1 Merton When the last of the Merton squad rolled into Ham to face bottom of the league Kew Association last Saturday it was with just thirty minutes to spare (some advice: don’t try to travel to Twickenham by train at noon on a Rugby match day). Upon…

5s vs Polytechnic 5s – 19.11.16

Polytechnic 5s: 5 Merton 5s: 0 Chiswick is very quickly becoming known as the 5th teams 2nd home pitch due to our seemingly constant run of matches being held away from our beloved hood. Another venture away, wading through the onslaught of egg-chasers commuting to nearby Twickenham – one would…