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London Lions "starting to gel" ahead of Wingate test

August 31, 2015

HERTS SENIOR COUNTY LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
LONDON LIONS 5 EVERGREEN 0

London Lions scored five goals at home for the third time this season after a comprehensive win over newly promoted side Evergreen.

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Maccabi Tel Aviv to play Chelsea in Champions League group stages

By Danny Caro, August 27, 2015

Maccabi Tel Aviv will begin their Champions League group phase at the home of Premier League champions Chelsea.

Having beaten Swiss champions Basel on away goals, Slavisa Jokanovic's troops were drawn in Group G, with Porto and Dynamo Kiev completing the line-up.

Commenting on the draw, Jokanovic tweeted: "Tough group. We will respect our opponents and give our all on the pitch."

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Meet the teams: Camden Park

By Danny Caro, August 27, 2015

The gloves are off for Camden Park after Will Castle swapped the no. 1 jersey for pole position in the dug-out for newly-promoted Camden Park.

COMPETITIONS ENTERED: Premier Division, Peter Morrison and Cyril Anekstein Cup

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Meet the teams: Catford & Bromley Maccabi

By Danny Caro, August 27, 2015

It's been all change at Catford & Bromley Maccabi over the summer. Now Jeff Gotch is hoping to push the club back in an upward direction.

COMPETITIONS ENTERED: Division Two, Peter Morrison Trophy and Cyril Anekstein Cup

HOPES FOR THE SEASON: We are aiming for a top two finish to secure promotion and are looking to put Catford back to where they should be.

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Meet the teams: London Rovers

By Danny Caro, August 27, 2015

Jeremy Brown is confident London Rovers are equipped to deal with the challengers that double promotion has thrown up.

COMPETITIONS ENTERED: This season we will only take part in the CA cup as well as the league competition.

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Meet the teams: Redbridge Jewish Care A

By Danny Caro, August 27, 2015

After a boardroom reshuffle over the summer, Jon Jacobs will lead Redbridge Jewish Care A in season 2015/16.

HOPES FOR SEASON: Combining the B’s of last season with the experience of some of the A-team squad of last season will add pace and some young legs . I think this season is all about consolidation but I will assess after the first month of fixtures. I would love a cup run.

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Kennet on song as Lions hurt Hinton

August 27, 2015

HERTS SENIOR COUNTY LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
LONDON LIONS 5 HINTON 0

London Lions produced another five-star performance with a comfortable 5-0 home win over newly-promoted Hinton.

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Hanna's silver is historic for Israel

By Brian Sacks, August 27, 2015

Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko made history this week by becoming the first Israeli femaleathlete ever to win a silver medal at the World Championships.

Knyazyeva-Minenko took the triple jump silver in Beijing on Monday to become only the second Israeli to win a silver at the event, after pole-vaulter Aleksandr Averbukh 14 years ago.

Defending champion Caterine Ibarguen of Colombia took gold wit

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Just champion as super Zahavi realises a dream

August 27, 2015

Bring on Barcelona, Juventus, Manchester City, Bayern Munich, Arsenal and Real Madrid!

That is the clarion cry from Maccabi Tel Aviv after they bravely battled their way back into the Champions League group stages after an 11-year absence with a 1-1 draw against Swiss giants
FC Basel.

After their 2-2 draw against Basel the previous week, the Israeli side went through on the away goals rule

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Lions taste of reality

By Darren Witcoop, August 27, 2015

HERTS SENIOR COUNTY LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
WARE 1 LONDON LIONS 0

London Lions manager Andy Landesberg claimed his team's first defeat of the new season was a reality check.

The Lions saw their 100 per cent start in the Herts Senior County Premier League ended at Cuffley on Tuesday night.

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