6s vs Civil Service 8s DH- 25.03.17

25th March 2017 Merton 6s vs Civil Service 8s Double Header Joseph Hood This was defiantly a game of two matches, both teams walking away with 3 points. We had 15 players, so George H took one for the team first game and sat out, team lined up: Swanny, Kevin,…

7s vs Bank of England DH – 25.03.17

Match Report Bank of England 5s v Merton 7s Match 1 A trip to Bank of England on a sunny Saturday can never be a bad thing, and throw in another double header to make 3 in a row, these 7s are getting use to long game days with the…

5s vs Kew Assoc – 25.03.17

Merton 5s’ season looks set to wind down to a disappointing close after losing the promotion clash against Kew Associations. It marks a bad second-half of the season for the 5s having won only 3 out of their 9 matches after Christmas. However, despite going from hip to boing so…

Under 9s vs NPL Youth – 26.03.17

Under 9’s v NPL Youth 26.3.2017 NPL 3 Merton FC 4, on a beautiful sunny Mother’s Day away in Teddington Merton took on under 9’s NPL youth,  with 7 player’s Merton played a great game but it was a challenging match, NPL had some great pass techniques but Merton didn’t…

1s vs Actonians Assoc – 25.03.17

It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold; when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade. In other words, for the second week running it was blowing a gale down at the not-so-fortress Hood. Brilliant drying conditions…

4s vs West Wickham -25.03.17

Merton 2-4 West Wickham The last day of winter was also the first of the Merton 4s’ Spring Cup campaign. It’s been a disappointing season which has sadly ended in a second relegation in a row. But results haven’t always reflected performances, and here was a good opportunity to put…

1s vs Weirside Rangers – 18.03.17

Merton 0 v Weirside 2   I’m afraid this report is a bit lacklustre and lacking in content. Which is in keeping with our performance on Saturday!   Having played pretty poorly when we met Weirside in the cup a couple of weeks ago, and scraped through on penalties, this…

2s vs West Wickham – 18.03.17

Merton 2nd XI 5 – 2 Weirside Ranger 2nd X/XI Revenge is a dish best served cold, and it is cold, very cold… well actually it was a bit Spring-like if we’re being totally honest. Anyway, after a cruel 1-0 loss first time around, Merton won the return fixture in…

7s vs Old Wilsonians 9s DH- 18.03.17

Merton 7s V Old Wilsonian 9s Match 1 Once again we get to walk the turf of WCE, you can tell it’s coming to the end of the season when you have to walk through a forest of rugby 7s pitches to get to the only pitches available at the…

5s vs Polytechnic 8 – 18.03.17

 MERTON FC FANTASTIC FIVES Vs POLYTECHNIC POOHPANTS EIGHTS                                                          2               –              2 D,   GIBBO                                                                       LUCKY BAR STEWARD                                                                                           TOE PUNT PETE It was big game day down at the Hood many of the players needed Sat-Navs and maps to actually find our home ground mistakenly thinking only water polo was…