Under 9s vs Mayford FC- 29.01.17

Under 9s v Mayford FC –  29.1. 2017   Merton 2 Mayford 2   In muddy conditions at the end of January, Merton Under 9s took on Mayford in a well-balanced and tense match at the Joseph Hood.  A first goal by Mayford in the first half led to a…

2s vs St James Old Boys – 28.01.17

Merton Reserves 0 – 4 St James Reserves   Merton came into this game looking to cement their promotion credentials, extend their unbeaten home record and move above the visitors into third. And to avenge the undeserved 2-1 defeat earlier in the season, the memory of which still cast a…

4s vs Carshalton – 28.01.17

Merton 1-2 Carshalton For a somewhat beleaguered 4s outfit, who’d won just once in their last 6 games, the prospect of table-topping Carshalton seemed a grim one – particularly after last week’s poor defeat to relegation rivals Old Wilsonians. Nevertheless, a strong-looking squad diligently did their warm ups, waiting patiently…

2s vs Lloyds Warren – 12.12.16 & 21.01.17

Lloyds Warren Res (A) 12/12/2016 Lloyds Warren Res (H)  21/01/2017     I was trying to find out what the ballyhoo Lloyds Warren stood for exactly and, aside from a bunch of pages dedicated to amateur football scores, the main results seemed to concern opinions as to why the not un-rich octegenarian Warren Buffet…

1s vs Old Thorntonian – 21.01.17

Old Thorntonians away 21/1/17 We turned up for this cup quarter final full of optimism. We were on the back of a good run of results and had a strong squad. Sadly it wasn’t our day. The pitches were in very good condition but the frost made them very hard…

Adult Results – 28.01.17

Today’s results were pretty mixed, but the 1s led the way, getting back on the horse with an excellent 2-1 win over Ibis. Tilley and Elz with the goals after going 1-0 down. 2s had a day to forget, going down 4-0 with Sherbs MoM…Brilliant stuff from the 3s, who…

Adult Results – 21.01.17

Today’s results (very belated). The 1s unfortunately went down 2-1 in a ‘spicy’ cup game against Old Thorntonians. 2s pulled off a good 2-1 win, with goals from Jase Thomas and Andy Holder Ross. 3s went down 4-2 on one of the dodgy WCE pitches, while the 4s went down…

4s vs Old Wilsonians – 21.01.17

Merton 2 – 4 Old Wilsonians The first game of 2017 for the 4s finally came to pass, albeit with a bit of pitch shuffling required. Ambitiously scheduled to play at the Hood, the fixture against fellow relegation rivals Old Wilsonians was then moved to the delightful Wimbledon Common Extensions….

3s vs Old Owens – 14.01.17

Merton 3s v Old Owens 3s – 1:2   With Merton 3s embroiled in a relegation battle and playing the team directly above them in the table, this was considered to be a crucial and winnable game, especially given that the 3s won a hard fought game against the same…

7s vs Old Salesians – 14.01.17

14 January 2017   Merton 7XI v Old Salesians 3rd    Score 7 – 1   After snow on the Thursday, we half expected the game to be called off, however with hard work behind the scenes and moving the game to the wonderful Wimbledon Common Extension, the game was going…