3s vs South Bank Cuaco – 05.05.18

Having recorded back to back 2-1 victories the boars had high hopes of continuing their fight to avoid the drop and confidence was high against mid table opposition with nothing to play for. The game kicked off in glorious conditions with Merton adopting the same 3-5-2 formation that had served…

3s vs Actonians – 28.04.18

Match report – Saturday 28th April ACTONIANS ASSOCIATION 4s vs MERTON 3s   On the back of a fine win the previous week, there was a buzz in the Merton 3s pre-match change room and it wasn’t coming from the speaker. The playlist theme was ‘songs from the year you…

Under 9s vs Corinthian Casuals – 29.04.18

29th April 2018 Merton under 9s                                              7 Corinthian Casuals                                           2 Scorers                                                                 Faris 2                                                                                 David 2                                                                                 Joe                                                                                 Lewis                                                                                 Louis MOM                                                                    Harry This was the last game of the season at the Hood against Corinthian Casuals.  Normal pitch had been taken down, so had to use…

7s vs HSBC 6s – 25.04.18

Match Report  Merton 7s v HSBC 6s Another Wednesday night, 10 minutes of rain and the fear the game won’t go ahead at the hood due to flooding…! Clouds clear and the ref calls the players onto the pitch from the shelter of the club, once again team captain takes…

1s vs Actonians – 21.04.18

21st April 2018 Merton 0 v Old Actonians 2 The day got off to a bad start as our ref didn’t turn up. Thankfully the 6s referee was happy to do a second game and even better news, or so we thought, was that he was the guy who’d refereed…

6s vs Actonians – 21.04.18

Match Report – 21/04/2018 vs OLD ACTONIANS 8 HOME Another huge match for the sixes, as we played the team that beat us comfortably at their ground earlier in the season. It was nice to play football in glorious weather and at the HOOD!! We had another strong squad and…

6s vs Old Wilsonians – 14.04.18

Match Report – 14/04/2018 vs OLD WILSONIANS 6 HOME (BUT AWAY) Well what a massive two games ahead for the Mighty Merton sixes, first off was Old Wilsonians 6’s who kindly agreed to switch venues as the Hood was still unplayable. This was a potentially tricky game on paper as…

6s vs City of London – 07.04.18

Match Report – 07/04/2018 vs City of London AWAY 2-8 After the defeat in the cup final this was a chance to try and get on a winning run to bring home the title.  With 5 players out from either injuries and romantic breaks to Brazil, it was left to…

3s vs HSBC – 18.04.18

MERTON 3S VS HSBC 3S The postponements had finally caught up with the 3s as we had to play our first midweek game of the season. As we all turned up one by one from everyone rushing to make the game from work, we were out and warming up. HSBC…

7s vs Bank of England 5s – 18.04.18

Match Report  Merton 7s v Bank of England 5s   Wednesday at the hood, the evening kicks off in the sunshine as the squad rolls up from all parts of the world as we welcome Bank of England’s 5s. El cappo dons the tracksuit to play manager due to knee…