Under 15s vs Hanworth – 19.03.17

Merton kept their mid table hopes alive after they punctured Hanworth’s promotion ambitions with a very fair draw. The yellows came devastatingly close to a win when Marcin’s penalty was saved and Sam’s shot was blocked, however Hanworth looked more dangerous and threatened Merton’s goal many times. Brad, the reds…

Under 15s vs Doverhouse – 12.03.17

Doverhouse vs Merton Merton ended their poor run of form after a comfortable 3-1 win against Doverhouse. The weather conditions were hard to play in because of the rain and the muddy pitches. However, Marcin managed to score two great goals before the break to put Merton in the driving seat.  The 5-0…

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…

Under 15s vs Kingstonian – 08.01.17

Kingstonians overcame Merton for the second time this season with a 1-0 win to boost their league position. Number 7 tapped in a volley after the Kingstonians left mid was given too long on the ball and curled in a brilliant cross only for the unmarked centre attacking midfielder, lurking…

Under 15s vs Doverhouse Lions Pink – 18.12.16

Merton 5-0 Doverhouse Lions Pinks   Challenge laid down at the end of November, finish December unbeaten and watch where were are. Challenge accepted and challenge met. 2 wins and a draw in 3 has breathed confidence into a side that looked low in everything.   Today, following on the…

Under 15s vs Croygas – 11.12.16

Croygas 2-2 Merton Building on from last weeks hard fought win, Merton moved into this fixture against the team currently second. The new found confidence was clear to see and the new formation was having a positive impact on the team. We have finally found a formation that works with…

Under 15s vs Brockham Badgers – 04.12.16

Merton 1-0 Brockham ~Badgers     A hard fought win, which was justly deserved was finally delivered by the team. The hard work of the past few weeks was clear to be seen throughout this game. Training sessions recently had been based on keeping the ball, and our shape without…

Under 15s vs Bedfont – 27.11.16

Bedfont 6-0 Merton FC Difficult game today, in which we tried to rebuild the confidence and the morale of the team. It has been a difficult past couple of weeks with the team spirit deminiahing as quickly as our good start to the season was. Today was about boosting our…

Under 15s vs Wallington Wanderers – 20.11.16

Merton 1-7 wallington wanderers Very bad day today, despite starting off the better side. First day 10-15 minutes we played very well, on and off the ball. Moving the ball around and keeping the ball on the floor. We created a few chances, but didn’t make the most of the…

Under 15s vs MET Police – 13.11.16

Met police 1-0 Merton FC Disappointing game today where Merton just did not turn up and play the way they can and have shown recently. Defensively, we were very strong and kept our shape well. We tried out a new backline and it seemingly worked. However, on the ball we…