Under 15s vs Croygas Yth- 26.02.17

Merton moved down to 8th in the table after a 1-0 defeat. This was the yellows 3rd consecutive loss. Croygas, who are unbeaten in 11 games, were away at the hood and once again, like the 2-2 draw earlier in the season, it was a close contest. The blues right…

2s vs Old Blues – 25.02.17

Old Blues Reserves 0 – 1 Merton Reserves Merton returned to winning ways with a hard fought victory at Old Blues, courtesy of a late DK/DQ strike. Truth be told, it was not a dissimilar game to last week, featuring a lot of effort, some accomplished defending, not much in…

Adult Results – 25.02.17

Today’s Results: 1s beat Weirside 3-0 on pens (1-1) and progress to S/F of SAL Prem Cup. 2s win 1-0 at Old Blues with DQ goal. 3s beat Nottsborough 4-0 and 4s beat Lloyds Warren 4-0. But our usual bankers prevent a clean sweep with 5s and 6s both losing…

7s vs Alleyn Old Boys – 18.02.17

MERTON FC 0 Alleyn Old Boys 9 A poor day at the office. Alleyn’s with a much changed squad namely they had 14 players available at the start rather than the 9 in the reverse fixture and they were looking for revenge. We lined with a changed side and few…

2s vs South Bank Cuaco – 18.02.17

MERTON FC 0 South Bank 1 W e lost 1-0. The goal was an absolute bag o’shite, being as it was scored from a corner ballooned up into the air and poked in during the resultant in-box melee with all the grace of Jason Thomas trying to reach down and…

1s vs Bank of England – 18.02.17

MERTON FC  0 Bank of England 5 Merton had won its two previous meetings against the Bank of England away this season going into Saturday’s match and was looking forward to making it a clean sweep for the season.  The Captains of both teams moved the game from the Hood…

Merton FC World Cup – 13th May 2017

Merton FC WORLD CUP! Don’t fancy a trip to Russia or Doha in the next six years? The good news is that this year, the World Cup is coming to you. That’s right folks, Merton FC is staging its inaugural 5/6-a-side World Cup on Saturday 13th May at the Hood…

6s vs Old Wilsonians 9s – 18.02.17

Today was going to be a good day, I could feel it. Maybe my aura was the good colour or because Kev’s face had that beautiful ‘day after kebab’ glow it often does, but the sun was shining and we were ready to bounce back after our dressing down at…

5s vs Kew Association – 18.02.17

Merton 5s 1 – 2 Kew 3rds Arriving in the sunny capital, I was pleased to hear that our game this weekend was away to Kew. Kew have lottery-funded pitches to suit our Barcelona-esque style of play, and a good clubhouse to complement our Gazza-esque drinking habits. However, with 2…

Under 9s vs Wandgas Yth – 19.02.17

Under 9s v Wandgas Youth FC – 19.2.2017   Wandgas 4 Merton 1 On a much milder Sunday away in Worcester Park, Merton took on the under 9s from Wandgas, who were known to be a strong side having recently played in the division above.  This week Merton showed some…