New signings, training and trials for 2013/14

By Danny Caro, June 7, 2013

No sooner had season 2012/13 ended than have some clubs turned their attentions to the new campaign. Over the next couple of months, Danny Caro will be running his eye over dealings in the summer transfer window and featuring news on trials and training sessions for clubs up and down the land.

Lee Cash - from London Maccabi Lions A to Brady Maccabi A
Ben Goldberg - to Brady Maccabi A
Dec Green - to London Maccabi Lions A from Norstar London Raiders A
Lorian Madanes - from London Maccabi Lions A to FC Team A
James Stanley - from London Maccabi Lions A to FC Team A
Dean Barnett - from Brighton to FC Team A
Steve Summers - from Redbridge Jewish Care A to Chigwell Athletic
Craig Sandford - from Glenthorne United to Chigwell Athletic
Hadley Silver - from Glenthorne United to Chigwell Athletic
Ranaan Firmin - from Glenthorne United to Chigwell Athletic
Ryan Cole - from NW Neasden to Chigwell Athletic
Elliott Bloom - from Glenthorne United to Chigwell Athletic
Adam Levene – from NW Neasden B to Blizzard Storm
Louis Taylor - from NW Neasden B to Blizzard Storm
James Joseph - from Brady Maccabi B to FC Team
Paul Savitz - from Faithfold A to FC Team B
Ben Radstone - from UJIA to FC Team B
Dan Gordon - from Redbridge Jewish Care B to Faithfold C
Nick Grosse - to Los Blancos
Matt Keston - from Raiders B to Los Blancos
Darren Russell - from Raiders B to Los Blancos
Jono Gaon - from Tottenham Chutspah to Los Blancos
Grant Waissel - from Faithfold B to Norstar London Raiders C
Liam Stein - from Glenthorne United to Norstar London Raiders C
Alex Sherr - from Boca Jewniors to Norstar London Raiders C
Jamie Weinrich from Boca Jewniors to Norstar London Raiders C
Michael Goldberg - from Temple Fortune to NWN A (subject to release, will take place in next week)
Kane Gilbery - from Temple Fortune to North West Neasden
James Lee - from Temple Fortune to North West Neasden
Simon Perlmutter - Norstar London Raiders A to FC Team C
Richard Fogelman - to L'Equipe
Robert Mindell - Norstar to Faithfold








FC Team C have pulled off the signing of the summer with James Joseph, Brady's talisman, signing on the dotted line. Chief scout Eitan Ben-Zion lured him to the club and JJ was impressed by the quality and vision of the FC Team franchise, and also to work under a manager of Ben Gilbey's calibre was a major deal maker.


Los Blancos boss Joel Minsky has confirm the signing of Nick Grosse as the team's new no. 1 for the coming season, along with Matt Keston and Darren Russell from Raiders B.

LB have also picked up Jono Gaon from Tottenham Chutspah. He is looking forward to teaming up with his older brother Josh.


LONDON LIONS' Sunday teams, as always, are looking for players of a good standard to join their current teams in the MSFL Premiership.

London Lions Blue (previously the B team) gained promotion to the Premiership last year and London Lions White (previously A) won the Cyril Anekstein.

Players interested in attending pre-season training, which starts on Sunday August 11, should contact Jamie Kyte. Please call Jamie on 07980664376 if interested.



LONDON LIONS are looking for players of a good standard to join their current 1st and Reserve teams for the forthcoming season 2013/14.

Lions' first team won promotion to play in the Spartan South Midlands Premier Division and will be competing in the FA Cup and FA Vase. London Lions Reserves play in the Spartan South Midlands Division One Reserve league.

All home matches, once the season starts midweek and on Saturdays, will be played at Hemel Hempstead Football Club.

Players interested in attending pre-season training, which starts on July 6, should contact Tony Gold or Basil Wein.

Please email Tony Gold - and/or Basil Wein - with details of who you are, age and where you have been playing, please also leave a contact number.



CAMDEN PARK are looking for a new pitch and someone to share it with as they have been kicked off the Ark for next season.

The club are also on the look-out for a new centre back, as they have a defender leaving for America and, although they have captain Max Saunders waiting in the wings, they still need to boost the squad with a CB.

Camden are also looking to add a couple more quality players to enable them to compete in the Prem.

Training and trials will commence at the beginning of August.

For more details, contact Camden Park manager Josh Marks on 07725 837 985.


HENDON UNITED B are looking to recruit players that are of a good standard and can help the team win the first division.

Oen training sessions will start at the beginning of July.

Please email managers Chaim Gothold ( or Aryeh Goldring ( for further details.


HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB C have appointed Adam Glekin as their new manager after Craig Miller moved to Belfast. He has moved upstairs in an advisory capacity and will remain as the club surgeon.

Adam will work with Director of Football Chaim Strom in pushing for promotion following our fifth spot campaign finish last year.

Hendon are on the lookout for decent players, especially in defence and up front. Applicants should send their football CV to


REDBRIDGE JEWISH CARE A have appointed Sam Rosenthal as their new manager. The former Glenthorne United A boss takes over from Eilon Kennet.

The club will be holding open trials on July 10 and 17 from 7.30pm at Sinclair House, Redbridge JCC.

For further information please contact either Richard Bronzite, 07956 877143, or Jon Jacobs, 07876 332038,


WOODFORD WANDERERS FC have appointed Tony Childs as their new manager, with Mitch Hahn assisting him.

Pre-season trials will be on July 21 at Barkingside Park.

Woodford are on the lookout for decent players, especially in defence and up front. For more details, contact Alex Aviram on 07956108564.


NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS are holding an Open session for anyone interested in getting involved in the A or B team next season on July 7, from 5-7pm.

Please email: for more details.


L'EQUIPE are on the lookout for a new goalkeeper.

For more details email Daniel Cordell at


AC MILL HILL are seeking a new manager for the upcoming season.

Anyone interested can contact Joe Levy at


BOCA JEWNIORS have named Jack Shulman as their new manager. He has signed on a one-year contract with the option to extend.

Shulman will have the much experienced Vyvyan Emanuel at his side as assistant-manager. Shulman's first task will be to oversee the trials Boca are holding on July 14.

Boca are looking for new players to freshen up the squad for the upcoming season. The club are looking to improve the squad from back to front, and begin challenging at the right end of the table. Anyone wanting to help improve the club's fortunes are wanted.

Trials will be held on July 14th between 10am-12pm at the Bannister Sports Centre, Uxbridge Road, Hatch End

For more information, please contact the following:
Sefton Monk (Chairman) -
Vivian Emanuel (Secretary) -


A case of out with the old and in with the new at TEMPLE FORTUNE who eagerly await season number 38 in the MSFL. The club seek talented players to join their new-look Division One team.

Pre-season training starts on Sunday July 7 at Mill Hill Park, Wise Lane, NW7 at 10.30am. If you're 43+, the club's Masters League team also requires good players.

If you're interested in playing for one of Maccabi football's longest established clubs, please email Lee (MSFL team) or David (Masters) on For info about Temple Fortune FC, visit


BRIXTON OLD BOYS are on the lookout for a new goalkeeper.

For more details email club chiarman Robert Silverman at



FLIXTON FC are interesting in speaking to players from London moving up to Manchester to start university to join the club. Treble winners last season, the first team has joined the Manchester Accountants League, while the new B team will take its place in the MJSL.

For details, email: Stuart Delmonte at or Tony Rosenberg at

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MACCABI MANCHESTER commence senior training for the forthcoming season at 10.30am on July 7 at Maccabi Community and Sports Centre, Prestwich.

The club organise structured and enjoyable sessions designed to hone fitness and ball skills arranged by qualified individuals.

As well as current players they welcome any new players from Manchester or any students from out of town once they arrive at any local universities such as Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool who are looking to play Sunday football at a competitive level.

The club runs three senior teams with the first team playing in the Tameside League Division One and two teams competing in the MJSL.

Maccabi's season kicks off on August 18 and, until then, they will be training on Sundays and Tuesdays as well as continuing to compete in the Bury Play Football 7-a-side league on Thursday evenings.

Any new players considering joining or returning to Maccabi please contact or for a chat about our plans for the new season and beyond.


Here's the latest from goalkeeper turned defender Dan Cohen: "I can confirm that I currently have no plans to come out of retirement, although a large contract offer would be hard to turn down!"


Three clubs are believed to be in talks with goalkeeper Yaacov Goldin ahead of the new season. The in-demand stopper kept five clean sheets in eight games for Hendon United Sports Clu C last season.

Last updated: 11:20am, August 22 2013