October 26th – Shanghai Marlins 2-1 Super 48

After the army of last week, the Marlins did a bit of a Blackpool as they just about managed to get 11 players for kick-off. Dave and Dale were fashionably late and as always, welcome arrivals after their paddle tennis competition – a reference to the swimming trophies at a tennis event for those who […]

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18th October 2014 – ex-Marlin Jonny is now a Warrior!

Omaha, Nebraska. So all the videoing, SAT tests and endless US bureacracy finally paid off and Jonny has made it to the Land of the Free for 4 years of college “soccer” playing for Midland University in Nebraska. I took the opportunity of a US business trip to piggyback a visit to see him last […]

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September 21st 2014 – Shanghai Marlins 2 Pistolera Bulls 0

The Marlins were looking to get their first win of the season as they came up against a Bulls side, which had claimed a 4-1 win against ERS the previous week. After a sloppy start against Shanghai 2000, gaffer Steve wanted everyone to up their game and concentration levels from the first whistle. That was […]

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September 14th 2014 – Shanghai Marlins 3-3 Shanghai 2000

The first game of the new season took place at Carl’s hallowed turf in Century Park. Looking to get off to a winning start, the new look Shanghai Marlins were up against a fit, fast and young Shanghai 2000…plus a couple of Chinese muppets. The boys in blue got off to a poor start after […]

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October 19th – Shanghai Marlins 14-0 AVL Galacticos

After a three-week break or three Watford managers, the Marlins took on Galacticos in only their┬áthird game of the season. Anticipating a more difficult encounter than previous seasons, the Marlins let the gaffer do a Brian McDermott and take the weekend off. With a minor army of players that would only be matched by Japan, […]

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