Sport news

Oaks ready for Rovers return

By James Masters, October 11, 2011

Zack Gothelf has vowed to put his friendship with Hyde Park Rovers boss David Domb on hold when Oakhill face their Yorkshire rivals in Manchester on Wednesday.

The Lions manager revealed he and Domb have been good friends for the past five years and are regularly in contact over their side’s MJSL progress.


Gothelf: We can KO Morrison holders

By James Masters, October 11, 2011

Zack Gothelf has set his sights on claiming the prize scalp of Peter Morrison Trophy holders Manchester Maccabi 1st after claiming: “We can do it.”

The Oakhill boss is confident his men can pull off a stunning shock and dump Maccabi 1st out in the opening round of the competition.


JC MSFL Team of the Week - October 9

By Danny Caro, October 11, 2011

A record number of nominations left the judges with some big decisions after Matchday Six of the JC MSFL season.

Darren Rolfe (UJIA) - it was touch and go between Rolfe and Los Blancos’ Josh Cohen but the fact that the former’s heroics led to three points ultimately swayed the judges.


Leeds 2nd crushed by nine-man Torpedo

By James Masters, October 11, 2011

Leeds Sunday Alliance Division One
Torpedo Woodhall 4 Leeds Maccabi 2nd 2
Leeds Maccabi 2nd dismal start to the season continued as they suffered a fourth consecutive defeat against nine-man Torpedo Woodhall.

Simon Fisher’s men have failed to pick up a single point so far this campaign and have already conceded 22 goals while scoring three.


Delmonte: Everyone wants to beat us

By James Masters, October 11, 2011

Stuart Delmonte has warned his Manchester Maccabi 1st to expect an almighty battle to retain the Peter Morrison Trophy after declaring: “Everyone wants to beat us.”

Maccabi defeated Faithfold A on penalties in last season’s final at Oldham Athletic’s Boundary Park to seal a glorious day for Delmonte and co-manager Tony Rosenberg.


Domb calls for calm ahead of student derby

By James Masters, October 11, 2011

David Domb has urged his Hyde Park Rovers side to pull out all the stops in this week’s red-hot student clash with Oakhill Lions.

Leeds-based Rovers have won two of their opening three league games and have scored 14 goals in the process.

Rovers smashed six past Leeds Maccabi 3rd without reply last weekend and Domb wants more of the same against their Manchester rivals.


JC Cyril Anekstein Cup round two draw

By Danny Caro, October 10, 2011

Here is the draw for the second round of the JC Cyril Anekstein Cup.

North London Raiders B vs Team JLGB

Southgate Harmen B vs Faithfold C

North London Raiders C vs Catford & Bromley Maccabi

North West Neasden B vs North London Raiders A

Redbridge Jewish Care B vs Chigwell Athletic

Glenthorne United B vs Shirley Park

Hendon United Sports Club A vs Glenthorne United A


Delmonte: We should've scored 10

By James Masters, October 10, 2011

Tameside League Division Two
Manchester Maccabi 1st 6 Astley Arms FC 2
Manchester Maccabi boss Stuart Delmonte was left scratching his head after his side failed to run up a cricket score against Astley Arms.

Delmonte’s men smashed six past their lowly opponents with Jonny Quinn taking the plaudits following his stunning hat-trick.


Pinner U9s in seventh heaven

October 10, 2011

Watford Friendly League Under 9s League Cup
Pinner JFC 7 Bushey & Oxhey Tigers 1


Ten-man Leeds make their point

By James Masters, October 10, 2011

Leeds Sunday Alliance Premier Division
Queenswood Social 2 Leeds Maccabi 1st 2
Ian Selwyn paid tribute to his battling warriors as his 10-man Maccabi 1st emerged with a point from a hard-fought contest against Queenswood Social.

Dan Ross was sent off just after the break after receiving a second yellow card but Maccabi held out to claim a deserved draw.