Kent Boys Youth Cups

The Merit U18 Boys Youth Cup

About the Merit U18 Boys Cup 

The Merit U18 Boys Cup is open to all Sunday youth teams that affiliate to Kent as well as teams that affiliate to London, Surrey, and Essex. The current holders are Chatham Town Youth who beat Sheppey United in last season’s final. Over 50 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

For referee queries

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Last Year's Winners



Round Dates

Round Date
1st Round 24/09/23 Results
2nd Round 29/10/23 to 19/11/23 Results
3rd Round 26/11/23 Results
4th Round 28/01/24 Results
Quarter-Final 25/02/24 to 03/03/24 Results
Semi-Final 24/03/24 Results
Final 21/04/24 Fixture
official county cup partner (youth)

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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