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Adult Results – 12.01.2019

Results from today…
1s lost 2-0 with Browner MOTM.
The 2s went down 4-0.
The 3s lost 5-2, with Joes Stubbs and Vaughan getting on the scoresheet.
The 4s lost 3-1, with Dom Plumridge the lone goalscorer. Debutant Callum Reid was MOTM in goal.
The 5s drew 3-3, but it felt like a loss, with two late goals doing the damage. Andy Bitmead kept up his goalscoring form with a brace, while Marcus Perkins got the other.
Result of the day goes to the 6s, who won 2-0. Well done to James and Phil, who got the goals, and to Dave for leading the lads so well⚽️ Pictured are Scott and Dulanie from the 5s, who were MOTM and DOTD respectively

Merton Tour: Algarve Portugal – May 2019

Merton Tour: Algarve Portugal

Merton FC will be touring the Algarve next May. The plan is to take 18 people, with two teams who will compete in an open-age, 7-a-side tournament. The dates will be 9-12 May, 2019.

We have been offered a 3-night package, costing 180 euros per person. This includes:


  • Accommodation at a 4-star hotel in central Albufeira. Exact hotel is TBC, but all are in great locations near bars & restaurants & 10 minutes’ walk to the beach (between Old Town Albufeira & the Strip)
  • Private Airport transfers on arrival & departure. They will meet us at the airport & be on hand at the hotel to assist with the check in to make this quick and easy
  • Entry to the Algarve Football Tours 7’s Cup for two teams (with match officials, complementary water, trophy presentation). Transport to and from pitches from hotel


Flights are not included in the package. These are expected to be in the region of 180 to 200 quid.


At this stage, we require an expression of interest, and we will soon request an initial deposit to confirm your place. Please get in touch with Clappers, Toddy or Max to express interest, or if you have any questions.


Last Man Standing

Time is running out to join our new Last Man Standing predictor game. Cut-off to join is 5pm on Friday (as the first Premier League game is on Friday night). Remember, it is a £5 entry fee (winner takes 70% the pot, rest to the club), and you make your picks through the Tippd app Contact Darren Avey via private message, email or text to get involved.

In order to make the £5 payment, you need to be signed up to the Slate app (email sent to you earlier this week). Use the email address you used when signing on. If you are struggling, please message Darren who can assist. In the meantime, get involved, and happy predicting!