3s vs City of London – 20.01.18

Merton 3s vs City of London After last weeks loss to table toppers South Bank the boars had a clash with third in the table City of London at Wimbledon common extensions to look forward to. With the inclement  conditions suiting rugby more than football the boars kicked off and…

Under 9s vs WestSide – 21.01.18

21st January 2018 Merton Under 9s             0 Westside                             3 MOM                                    Max I will keep this report short as I try to get the feelings back in my fingers from the cold. The question on all the parents minds was whether the game was on or off, given the…

4s vs West Wickham – 20.01.18

Merton 6-3 West Wickham After an excellent start to the new year, it was a good opportunity to continue our fine form, especially on home turf. West Wickham had proven themselves to be a decent unit, so this was a fixture that required all of our focus. Fortunately, the Yellows…

1s vs Norseman – 13.01.18

The day started with a few surprises, Clappers was advised his ban had come through in time for him to miss this game and we realised that a number of people had pulled out the night before. We went from having 14 to the bare 11. Thankfully with a few…

Adult Results – 20.01.18

Todays results – 1s match was postponed as was 5s and 7s and as it turned out the 6s as pitch waterlogged and no ref. But 2s lost 3-2 away to Cambridge Heath on good old Hackney Marshes. The 3s lost 2-0 at home well not really home but a…

2s vs St James Old Boys – 13.01.18

“4-3-3, we know how to play, get stuck in.” Ah, the tactical nuances of non-league football. Merton 2s merrie men nodded sagely, for they would line-up with four men at the back, three in midfield, and three up front. And they would get stuck in. Captain, leader, ginger, Graham Willgoss…

3s vs HSBC – 13.01.18

The score of 4-2 doesn’t quite give the boars justice. Following a fanatic 2-1 win last weekend at Old Wilsonian’s, this weekend’s result is a tough one to write about.   Coming back from injury – Walshy makes his first appearance this year. Along with Merton’s star striker Glenn coming…

5s vs South Bank Cuaco 5s – 13.01.18

Merton 5s 3 – 2 South Bank 5th A group of discombobulated, confused, lost men in a field. No, this was not the result of a 5s night out – it was in fact us at the very start of the game. A double booking on the pitch we thought…

4s vs Kew Association – 13.01.18

Kew Association 3s vs. Merton 4s SAL Junior Division 4 South Saturday 13th January 2018 With Christmas now a distant memory, it was time to get back to football to try and do what was required to lose the weight gained during the festivities. Last week would have been the…

6s vs Civil Service 7s – 13.01.18

Merton 6s 3 Civil Service 2   Team: Swanny, Kev, Chappell, Grant, Spencer, George B, Matt, Trey, Callum, Nick, Pete – Subs: Reece, Dan P   The 6s retained their 100% 2018 and stayed top of the table – but like all good sides they had to do it despite…