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Jerusalem blow title race wide open

February 17, 2015

SPORTS DIRECT OLIM LEAGUE
RA'ANANA 1 JERUSALEM 2

Early strikes from Mordy Weiler and Akiva Zneimer helped Jerusalem move to within a point of long-time leaders Ra'anana after registering their fifth consecutive victory.

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Danny Caro's Prem Div TOTW: February 15

By Danny Caro, February 17, 2015

Here is my top team from the top-flight of the MGBSFL from Matchday 24.

1. JAKE DOFFMAN (NL Raiders A) - "made some very good saves early on to halt an early Oakwood charge and then was at his reassuring best throughout the rest of the game"

2. EITAN BEN ZION (FC Team A) - the pick of the bunch against Lions Blue

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EMG gold would be special, says Nathan

February 17, 2015

Maccabi GB have named the Team Maccabi GB U16 Football Team who will compete at this summer's European Maccabi Games in Berlin.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: February 15

By Danny Caro, February 17, 2015

Here are my star men from Matchday 24 of the MGBSFL.

1. GIDEON CALLER (Hendon Utd SC B) - "playing in goal for the first time and made a couple of cracking stops as well as saving the penalty"

2. EITAN BEN-ZION (FC Team A) - kept the Lions at bay in a vital victory

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NLR wonder strikes sink Whetstone

By Danny Caro, February 17, 2015

MGBSFL DIVISION TWO
AC WHETSTONE 1 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS C 2

Zack Gothelf described AC Whetstone as "a credit to Jewish football" after two wonder strikes inspired Raiders C to a hard-earned victory.

Both NLR goals were of the top top draw, with one fan commenting "they wouldn't look out of place on Match of the Day".

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Inter extend winning streak

February 17, 2015

SPORTS DIRECT OLIM LEAGUE
INTER TEL AVIV 4 ASHDOD 3

Inter Tel Aviv maintained their winning run with victory in a seven-goal thriller against Ashdod in Jaffa on Saturday night.

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Rovers target cup double

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2015

Harry Roache bagged four goals as Heaton Park Rovers bid to end their season in style.

HPR have all but given up the ghost in the league with runaway leaders Leeds Maccabi on the verge of lifting the title.

But player-coach David Seligman is eying cup glory in the run-in following this 5-2 triumph over Oakhill Lions.

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Gilbert steers Leeds past Haroldeans

By Darren Witcoop, February 16, 2015

SHONN TROPHY
LEEDS MACCABI 2 HAROLDEANS 1

Dov Gilbert and Johnny Goldstone maintained Leeds Maccabi’s treble bid after seeing off Haroldeans in the Shonn Trophy.

Now they will turn to sealing the first-leg of their trophy hunt and they hope to lift the MJSL title on Sunday.

A win over Oakhill Lions will be enough for the Yorkshire side to clinch the championship.

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Double delight for AFC Flixton

By Darren Witcoop, February 16, 2015

MANCHESTER ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
AFC FLIXTON 5 PWC 1

Leor Sidle led the way as Accounts Premier League table-toppers AFC Flixton returned to winning ways with a 5-1 thumping of PWC.

Flixton slumped to a shock loss against Mace in the league last time out. But there was never a chance of that happening again here.

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Bharier brace hands Rovers title

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2015

MGBSFL DIVISION THREE
LONDON ROVERS 3 FAITHFOLD B 1

Jeremy Brown was a proud man after watching his London Rovers team clinch the MGBSFL Division Three title following an exhilarating comeback against Faithfold B at West Hendon Playing Fields.

Two-goal hero Josh Bharier was in scintillating form as the MGBSFL new boys cemented the title with three games to spare.

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