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Maccabi Masters review: March 30

By Jeremy Silverstone, March 31, 2014

Glenthorne A are odds-on to win the MMFL Division Two title after brushing away the challenge from leaders London Maccabi Lions 3-0.

Strikes from Sid Shaw, Jason Levy and Gary Adams earned the east Londoners a comfortable win that leaves them just one point adrift of Lions but with three games in hand – all against the bottom three teams.

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Levy braces South for League Cup semis

March 31, 2014

MANCHESTER ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE CUP QUARTER-FINAL
SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 1st 3 MIAM MIAM 2

South Manchester Sports Club warmed-up for the Peter Morrison semi-final with a convincing 3-2 victory over Old rivals Miam Miam in the League Cup.

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This was the real Catford, says Luria

By Danny Caro, March 30, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION THREE
CATFORD & BROMLEY MACCABI 4 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS C 1

A double from Oli Hitman boosted Catford promotion hopes as they produced arguably the performance of the season to stun table-topping NLR into submission with a brilliant 4-1 victory.

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Oaks got what we deserved, says Blank

By Danny Caro, March 30, 2014

PETER MORRISON TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 1 OAKWOOD A 2

Ric Blank praised his Oakwood team after they ended NLR's treble dreams after laying their hoodoo to rest with a brilliant performance setting up a semi-final clash against South Manchester Sports Club 1st.

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JC Team of the week: the contenders - March 30

By Danny Caro, March 30, 2014

Here are the nominations from Matchday 29 of the MGBSFL season.

GK
Oli Gee (Oakwood A)
Mike Myers (FC Team C)
Steve Murad (NW Neasden)

DEFENDERS
Motti Colman (Hendon A)
Charlie Resnick (Faithfold C)
Paul Hizer, Glenn Davis (both Chigwell)
Ilan Scorah (Oakwood A)
Richard Gold (Redbridge JC B)
David Brown, Parys Hammond (both Boca)
David Prager (L'Equipe)

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Matchday 29 weekend review

By Danny Caro, March 30, 2014

Oakwood claimed the result of the day as they set up a semi-final clash against South Manchester by ending NLR's treble dreams at Brunel, while Catford & Bromley cruised past Division Three leaders NLR C. Hendon B's Daniel Garfinkle took centre stage with a stunning seven-goal salvo against Shirley Park. Danny Caro looks back on all the action on Matchday 29 of the season.

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Majestic Meisel lives the Italian dream

March 28, 2014

Sam Meisel has been given the opportunity that many boys dream of — an invitation to train at a top football ground in Italy with Stevenage FC’s Academy team.

Sam, who is 10 and lives in Radlett, will eat, sleep and play football for a week at professional sports facility Sportilia and compete against top European academies.

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Laudrup top of Haifa's wish-list

By Simon Griver, March 28, 2014

Michael Laudrup is top of Jacob Shachar’s wish-list after the Maccabi Haifa president stated his intentions to appoint a foreign manager for next season.

Maccabi move into the new 30,000 Sami Ofer Stadium in the summer and Shahar wants to re-establish the Greens as Israel’s top club, and he says he is prepared to invest accordingly.

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South can celebrate in style, says Marks

By Danny Caro, March 28, 2014

Jody Marks is confident South Manchester will mark their 65th anniversary by winning the treble.

Two goals from top scorer Adam Lavin helped them to a 3-2 comeback victory over Chigwell Athletic to extend their unbeaten run to 16 games.

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Medals for Maccabi in Bratislava

March 27, 2014

Players from Maccabi GB and Maccabi GB Scotland were among the medal winners at the 13th Maccabi Slovakia Tennis Tournament.

Geoff Isaacs won bronze in the Men’s Masters Singles event, with his wife, Dawn, taking the same prize in the Women’s Masters category in Bratislava.

MGB’s Nick Baum and Scot Errol Hornstein teamed up to claim bronze in the Men’s Masters Doubles competition.

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