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The Merit U13 Boys Youth Plate

About the Merit U13 Boys Plate

The Merit U13 Boys Plate is open to all Sunday youth teams except for those that compete in the Kent Youth League. Affiliated Kent teams are eligible to enter as well as those that affiliate to London, Surrey, and Sussex. The current holders are Folkestone Invicta Youth who beat Orpington in extra time in last season’s final. Over 40 teams have entered this season's competition.

Competition rules

Download the Rules of the Merit Kent FA Youth Cups 2023/24 here.


For competition queries

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Round Dates

Round Date
1st Round 01/10/23 to 05/10/23 Fixtures
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the merit group

The Merit Group, based in Rochester, provide a plethora of services which include office furniture installations and relocations, managed print and document solutions and voice and data solutions. But it is their strong family ethos of trust and teamwork that runs through the heart of the business, which cements them as a fantastic partner for Kent football.

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