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Rampant Ra'nana flex their muscles

September 16, 2014

"A statement of intent" is the way that Ra'anana co-manager Avi Wiesenberg described his team's performance on Saturday night as the Olim League got under way.

New boys Inter Tel Aviv found themselves on the receiving end of a rejuvenated Ra'anana squad and received a harsh initiation into the League.

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Football was the winner, says Hatton

By Darren Witcoop, September 16, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
MACCABI MANCHESTER YELLOW 3 REICH INSURANCE RANGERS 4

Reich Insurance Rangers edged out the newly-formed Maccabi Manchester Yellow in a seven-goal thriller tinged with controversy.

Reich's Jordan Gold opened the scoring before player-boss Andy Hatton and Mark Mann hit back for the Maccabi.

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Ruthless Leeds strike gold

By Darren Witcoop, September 16, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
LEEDS MACCABI 2nd 9 SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 2nd 0

A four-goal blitz from Jonny Goldstone helped Leeds Maccabi run riot as South Manchester were put to the sword in ruthless fashion.

Richard Black bagged added a hat-trick, with Nick Vale also weighing in with a double on a day to forget for the visitors.

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Cohen injury mars Heaton win

By Darren Witcoop, September 16, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
HEATON PARK ROVERS 2 HAROLDEANS 1

Heaton Park Rovers boss David Seligman dedicated the last-gasp win to Josh Cohen.

Scans revealed that midfielder Cohen suffered a broken ankle after coming off worse in a 50-50 challenge.

Despite their dramatic victory over Haroldeans, Seligman admits the day was soured by the injury setback.

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Sidle gets Flixton out of jail

By Darren Witcoop, September 16, 2014

MANCHESTER ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
MACE 3 AFC FLIXTON 5

Leor Sidle got AFC Flixton off the hook as they came from behind to maintain their perfect start in the Accountants League.

Simmer signing Sidle bagged a late brace to seal back-to-back victories, but it didn’t tell the full story of see-saw game against Mace.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: September 14

By Danny Caro, September 15, 2014

Ben Binder and Josh Bharier lead the way after registering for the second week in a row.

OVERALL
4 - Ben Binder (FC Team B)
Josh Bharier (London Rovers)

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3 – Johnny Haik (Faithfold A)
Daniel Perelberg (Athletic Bilbaum)
Dean Shaw (Blizzard)
Jacob Richler-Kleiman (Oakwood B)

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Oaks let themselves down, says Stein

By Danny Caro, September 15, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION TWO
OAKWOOD B 3 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS C 3

Jason Stein laid into his Oakwood B players following a six-goal thriller against Division Three champions Raiders C.

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We had a bad day at the office, says Dagul

By Danny Caro, September 15, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION ONE
BRADY MACCABI 3 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS B 3

Promotion hopefuls Brady and Raiders B finished honours even following a six-goal thriller at Rowley Lane.

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Maccabi Masters: September 14 review

By Jeremy Silverstone, September 15, 2014

Andy Miller was Scrabble Harmen's two-goal hero as the newly-amalgamated team made a rip-roaring start to the new Maccabi Masters League season.

Playing against Faithfold, who have rejoined the league after a couple of seasons out, Scrabble Harmen forged into a two-goal lead, before Faithfold hit back through Ben Simons and Jonny Mack.

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Head boy Peterman ends Harmen resistance

By Danny Caro, September 15, 2014

MGBSFL PREMIER DIVISION
HENDON UTD SC A 2 HARMEN 1

David Garbacz breathed a sigh of relief after defending champions Hendon were given an almighty scare by newly-promoted Harmen - with a stunning 85th-minute header from summer signing Simon Peterman clinching the points.

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