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…

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…

7s vs South Bank Cuaco – 07.04.18

 Merton 7s v South Bank 7s Off to the Extensions on a reasonable Saturday morning, the squad is a little light but with 3 of the 7 Merton fixtures called off at late notice, its with welcome arms we get PQ, Sam F & Frankie along to help out. Changed…

7s vs South Bank Cuaco 7s – 24.02.18

Match Report South Bank 7s v Merton 7s   Glorious day, but cold… as in ‘bloody cold’. Off we go to south bank, trying to keep our 1 game unbeaten run going, the stats don’t look good, 2 wins in the last 10 and sitting 2nd from bottom. The 7s…

7s vs HSBC 6s – 10.02.18

After last week’s debacle of the oppo turning up at the wrong ‘home’ ground (apparently), we travel out to contest the 1st v 2nd (from bottom) game of the day,…. verse the mighty HSBC 6s (or 5s or 4s or whoever they can get to play on the day… !)…

7s vs South Bank Cuaco – 13.01.18

This week the 7s were looking to bounce back from a disappointing cup exit last week up and were up against South Bank 6s, who had been having a bit of a mixed season. The 7s came into this game with the usual efficient and well thought out preparation that…

7s vs Old Wilsonians 7s – 06.01.18

Merton 7XI v Old Wilsonians 7XI AFA Cup   After the long Christmas break we finally had a home game, only to be sent to Wimbledon Common’s extension on a cold overcast lunchtime; as being a cup game the kick-off was 1:30.    The pitch looked in reasonable condition but…

7s vs Old Wilsonians 8s – 09.12.17

Match Report Old Wilsons 8s v Merton 7s   “Footballs a funny old game”… and today personifies it on so many levels. Freezing cold day, ice in the shade, groundsman turns up late leaving all the teams outside for half hour waiting to get in. on an ironic level, we…

7s vs Old Wilsonians 7s – 02.12.17

Match Report Old Wilsons 7s v Merton 7s   Bleak Saturday afternoon, winters kicking in. on the back of 3 loses, we now head over to OW7s who are in a similar situation of being on a dire run of form, so this game could be a moral maker or…

7s vs Bank of England – 18.11.17

Match Report  Bank of England v Merton 7s   Away day v Bank of England, on a pitch that’s like a carpet and not to effected by the weeks grey, rainy weather. Last season, the 7s achieved the double over BOE5s, with a 3-1 & 1-0 victory, so maybe today…