Caro's column

Baraty and co oozing X-Factor

By Danny Caro, April 26, 2012

If there’s one sport that Jews are good at right now, it’s table tennis. There was a real sense of optimism about the sport in Vienna last summer when I was around the table (no pun intended) with the likes of Dov Katz, Lee Vandermolen and Eli Baraty at the European Maccabi Games and it’s clear to see why.

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Ready for the final furlong

By Danny Caro, April 19, 2012

It’s official. We have now reached the business end of the season and I’ve told my wife and kids that they won’t be seeing much of me over the next couple of weeks, with big matches and cup finals coming up thick and fast.

My diary is virtually booked up and I may as well set up camp at Wingate & Finchley for the festival of football that awaits.

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It's a win-win for South Manchester

By Danny Caro, April 19, 2012

South Manchester Sports took another step towards securing the Manchester Accountants League Premier League title with a resounding win against bogey team The Village.
South dominated from start to finish and they forged ahead on five minutes when Toby Levy cracked home a volley. Levy doubled the lead minutes later following good work from Adam Lavin.

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Lions leap to Underhill

By Danny Caro, April 19, 2012

MASTERS London Maccabi Lions booked their place in the final of the Nathan Horwitz Maccabi Masters Division Two Cup with a resounding 4-0 victory over Glenthorne United B.

Strikes from Marc Morris, Barry Silkman, Darren Coon and an own goal set up a final against EDRS Stonegrove at Barnet FC's Underhill on May 16.

Matty Kleinman and Daniel Ruckin exchanged goals as Faithfold and Scrabble fin

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We'll get it right second time around, says Rolfe

By Danny Caro, April 19, 2012

Darren Rolfe is confident his troops can use the pain of last season's cup final defeat to spur them on to victory against Division Three rivals North West Neasden C in the JC Barry Goldstein Trophy final on Sunday.

A goal from Jonny Blain inflicted a heartbreaking defeat on UJIA and player-manager Rolfe believes his team has what it takes to come away from Wingate & Finchley with silverware.

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Ready for the final furlong

By Danny Caro, April 19, 2012

It's official.

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Officials ready for big stage

By Danny Caro, April 11, 2012

Referees have been under the spotlight in recent days, with some mind-boggling decisions making life tough for teams battling for titles, promotion and against relegation.

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Klinger’s invitation has been a long time coming

By Danny Caro, March 30, 2012

It's great to hear that there will be a Jewish player in the County Championship this season, well at least for the first few weeks.

Michael Klinger’s involvement is long overdue as he has been doing great things Down Under for the past few seasons.

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A time for reflection for us all

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2012

It’s been a tough week for so many people. Truth be told, I almost fell out of love with football over the incident involving Bolton’s Fabrice Muamba. It really hit me for six and I’ve been feeling flat all week.

As if that wasn’t bad enough, events in Toulouse put me at rock bottom. I can’t imagine how the families must be feeling. My heart goes out to them.

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A time for reflection for us all

By Danny Caro, March 23, 2012

It’s been a tough week for so many people. Truth be told, I almost fell out of love with football over the incident involving Bolton’s Fabrice Muamba. It really hit me for six and I’ve been feeling flat all week.

As if that wasn’t bad enough, events in Toulouse put me at rock bottom. I can’t imagine how the families must be feeling. My heart goes out to them.

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