Summer league

SUMMER soccer’s on the agenda at Merkland’s state-of-the-art 3G astroturf pitches in Kirkintilloch with the launch of the local soccersixes competition.

The community league will kick-off this Monday, June 6 between 7pm to 9pm with one division of 16 teams.

With places still available, soccersixes are offering free entry and the first two weeks free of charge.

Mark Grimes of soccersixes said: “Teams play an intense 40 minute match each week officiated by a qualified referee.

“We have a huge array of awards available.”

Anyone over the age of 16 can enter.

Teams can register at or by calling Mark on 07896 562 501.