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Jets fired up for cup

January 8, 2012

Excel League Under 12 Cup Quarter-Finals
North West London Jets 1 Shenley 0

North West London Jets beat Shenley in the last eight of the Under 12's Excel League Cup.

NWLJ got the game underway and were instantly on the ascendancy. The Jets threatened the Shenley goal on numerous occasions with Eytan Kleinberg, David Amor and Ari Kessler all hitting the woodwork.


JC MSFL Save of the Week: Jan 8

By Danny Caro, January 8, 2012

WINNER: - Danny Berliner (NL Raiders A) - somehow managed to fingertip TJ Keterman's dipping drive on to the bar


- Danny Berliner (NL Raiders A) - a brilliant reflex save to parry a glancing header from Paul Hakim

- Oli Colmans (Brady A) - clawed out a close range header from David Rhodes


Five-star Yaffe helps South Manchester march on

January 8, 2012

Iraq FC 1 South Manchester Sports 9

South Manchester Sports returned from the festive break with a hammering of Iraq FC in a game which saw South awarded four penalties and in which Marc Yaffe scored five times.


JC MSFL Team of the Week: the contenders - Jan 8

By Danny Caro, January 8, 2012

GK - Danny Berliner (NL Raiders A), Oli Colman (Brady A), Steve Murad (Temple Fortune A), Jordan Davidson (Glenthorne Utd B), Doug Carson (Athletico Finchley), Josh Cohen (Los Blancos), Ben De La Fuente (Norstar A)


JC MSFL Matchday 18 review

By Danny Caro, January 8, 2012

Brixton Old Boys A claimed result of the day as they sent holders Redbridge Jewish Care A tumbling out of the JC Cyril Anekstein Cup. In the league, Temple Fortune A ensured that Division One leaders Redbridge B suffered a new year hangover as players from the JC MSFL returned to action after a two-week winter break. There was also a first league win of the season for L'Equipe in Division Two.


Olympics will be ace

By Simon Griver, January 5, 2012

Dudi Sela began his quest to qualify for a place at London 2012 in style with an impressive 6-0, 6-1 win over world number 48 Fabio Fognini.

The Israeli, ranked 85, needed just 59 minutes to finish off his Italian opponent in the first round of the Chennai Open in India.

Sela is still way off from equalling his career-best ranking of 29, which he reached back in 2009, and must return to th


Dozens on injury list but Lions still win

By Danny Caro, January 5, 2012

London Lions started 2012 with a bang after claiming a stunning 4-2 away win at Welwyn Garden City in the Molten Spartan South Midlands League.

Braces from defender Adam Myeroff and former Dagenham & Redbridge man Sam Sloma capped a fine display in a match where the Lions defied the odds.

They had no less than 30 players unavailable, had just one recognisable centre-half and only one substi


Notts lads claim title

By James Masters, January 5, 2012

Nottingham JSOC sideSeely 17 claimed the Juefa Cup and a free trip to Israel after emerging triumphant from the 36-team tournament.

The Midlands team defeated Masa UK in the final with captain Jonny Shapiro scoring the only goal of the game.

In the Girls section, Sandy Tapnack's double fired Jewventus to a 2-0 final victory over Birmingham University side, Seven Girls One Cup.

Katie Meltz


Fulham to sign Omri

By Simon Griver, January 5, 2012

Israeli teenager Omri Altman is set to sign a two year contract with Fulham.

Altman, who joined the Fulham Academy last year from Maccabi Tel Aviv, turns 18 in March and has established himself in the youth and reserve teams with impressive performances since moving to London. The midfielder is a former captain of the Israel Under 17 team and currently plays for the Israel Under 19 side.


Bowled over

January 5, 2012

Maccabi GB Ten Pin Bowling are looking for players to compete at the 2013 Maccabiah Games.

Michael Loberman, Ten Pin Bowling sports chair, said: "We want to send a stronger team in 2013 and ensure that we have sufficient time before the Games to prepare both as individuals and as a team.

"It would be great to see as many bowlers as possible at the trials."

Trials will be held at a variety