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Stone's back in business

By Brian Sacks, March 27, 2015

David Stone, 13, signalled his return to near-full fitness with two victories over measured 5km courses.

Shaftesbury Barnet Harrier Stone recorded 18:06 in the Starfish Breakfast Run at Clapham Common and 18:12 in the Windsor, Eton and Slough ‘Hot Chocolate’ race. He completed both events around a minute clear of the field.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: March 22

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2015

James Gershfield moved to within two goals of Adam Ellis after firing a hat-trick on Matchday 29 of the MGBSFL.

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29 - Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

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27 - James Gershfield (Harmen)

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26 - Avi Markiewicz (London Rovers)

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24 – Daniel Garfinkle (Redbridge JC B – including 6 for RJC A)

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Sunday's a must-win for Hendon, says Garbacz

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2015

David Garbacz has described Sunday’s crunch clash against title rivals Raiders as “a must-win” in what is effectively a title decider, even though nothing will be won or lost.

Some believe the recent cup win, courtesy of a fine early finish from David Seitler, will give Hendon a slight psychological edge, but that will all be forgotten once that first whistle blows.

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Leeds ready for Lions test, says Kristall

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2015

MJSL champions Leeds Maccabi are missing three key regulars for the Jewish FA Cup last eight meeting against Lions Spartans (See team news).

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Wasteful Lions punished by Baldock

March 26, 2015

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
BALDOCK TOWN 1 LONDON LIONS 0

London Lions were left to rue missed chances in a game they should have had wrapped up after 25 minutes as they went down by the narrowest of margins against Baldock Town.

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Solomon calls time at Faithfold

By Danny Caro, March 26, 2015

Zuriel Solomon will step down as manager of Faithfold A after Sunday’s MGBSFL match against North West Neasden.

Having joined the club 25 years ago, Solomon has enjoyed great success as a player and a manager, leading the team to two league titles and, most notably, the London FA Sunday Intermediate Cup.

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Ben Haim: Israel not looking too far ahead

By Darren Witcoop, March 26, 2015

Tal Ben Haim expects Israel to take a major step towards Euro 2016 in their crunch qualifying double-header.

Israel host Wales on Saturday as well as favourites Belgium next Tuesday.

Veteran defender Ben Haim has already played a key role in helping Eli Guttman's unbeaten side to the top of Group B.

But Israel face arguably the biggest test of their credentials in the next week.

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MGBSFL Matchday 30 preview

By Danny Caro, March 26, 2015

Match of the day comes in the Premier Division in what is effectively a title decider between defending champions Hendon United Sports Club A and Norstar London Raiders A.

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SOLOMON CALLS TIME AT FAITHFOLD

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Barry Goldstein Trophy quarter-final draw

By Danny Caro, March 25, 2015

Premier Division-bound Norstar London Raiders B have been handed a tricky tie away to in-form Oakwood B, while Division Two champions FC Team B will fancy their chances against third division Hendon B.

BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL DRAW

FC Team B vs Hendon United Sports Club B (April 12)

Camden Park vs SPEC FC (April 12)

Los Blancos vs London Rovers (April 12)

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: March 22

By Danny Caro, March 25, 2015

Stuart Delmonte lit the touch-paper ahead of the Peter Morrison Trophy semi-final draw when I asked him who AFC Flixton would like next, following their 2-0 success over FC Team B.

"We want to play Hendon as I feel we owe them one. It’s a case of unfinished business from last season."

David Garbacz, it's over to you!

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