Under 8s vs Carshalton Athletic 29.03.15

An exciting and tense end to the U8’s first season for MFC.  Undefeated in the league and up against a strong Carshalton team.  Both teams played great football, but with a winning goal in the last few minutes of play for MFC, the boys held on to their fantastic record. …

Under 8s vs Esher Wizards 22.03.15

The penultimate game of the season, away at Esher Wizards, turned out to be the most challenging, so far. A very good side, Esher went close to taking the lead 3 times but the cross bar helped our ever fighting boys to remain in the game. Under great pressure the…

U8s vs Esher Colts Yellow 15.07.15

“We were back at the Hood after a long spell away from home soil! In a freezing cold morning the U8 displayed brilliant football in the first two quarters but could not capitalise their many chances; still the result was in their favour, as they went 2 nil up.  Esher…

Under 8s Trophy Event 08.03.15

Another good day of football with the second Trophy Event of the year hosted by Carshalton.  The boys drew 0 -0 in their first game versus Wandgas, the winners of the tournament, after victory was prevented by the post in the dying seconds. The second game versus Carshalton Athletic Blues…

Under 8s vs Sheen Lions 01.03.15

MERTON FC U8S 3-1 SHEEN LIONS U8S A sunny but chilly morning in sheen saw two closely matched teams battling away on a muddy pitch. Both teams played a tight 1st quarter which Merton just edged to lead 1-0 with a well taken goal. In the second quarter it was…

U8s vs Old Isleworthians Youth Whites 01/02/15

It was scheduled as a home game but the waterlogged pitch prevented the home game from going ahead. Kindly Bruno, the opposition’s Manager, agreed for the reversal of the fixture and arranged for a pitch at goals in Isleworth.   The support of the parents was fantastic as always and…

U8s vs Sutton Utd Youth 18/01/15

The U8 travelled to Sutton where a very good side was eagerly waiting and warming up for the match. Always followed with great support from the parents, our squad started strongly in the first 10 minute quarter but the boys could not put away the many chances they had. We…

Under 8s vs Esher Colts Yellow – 14.12.14

Merton FC U8 v Esher Colts Yellow The last game of the league fixtures before the Christmas break saw the U8 travel to Esher.  The team was still down to a six player squad due to the absence of Aarya who, unfortunately, was still recovering from illness. The boys got…

Under 8s vs Carshalton Athletic White 07.12.14

After 3 weeks on non-football due to poor weather conditions, the U8 were back in action. They boys were eager to play again and their enthusiasm got the better of them, as they conceived within a few seconds from the kick off. However, the team kept their spirit up and…

Under 8s Friendly – 2nd November 2014

A rainy day at the Hood saw two enthusiastic teams battle on a very muddy pitch. Great presence of parents from both side made the gloomy day sparkle. A very well balanced game in the first quarter where Merton FC went ahead but with Raynes Park Vale fighting on every…