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Rebuilt: the 6 million dollar man Benayoun

March 3, 2011

Chelsea midfielder Yossi Benayoun is set to resume full training nearly five months after undergoing surgery on a torn Achilles tendon.

The news comes as a welcome boost following Tuesday's 2-1 victory over leaders Manchester United.

Benayoun said: "I'm feeling really good and progressing well. I hope to return to full training with Chelsea within a week or two."

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Wolfson wonder goal caps GB win

By Danny Caro, March 3, 2011

A depleted Maccabi GB Futsal team swept a side National League side Kickers, at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre in what team manager Johnny Cohen described as a "satisfactory conclusion" to the second phase of the team's preparations for the European Maccabi Games.

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JC MSFL Rumour mill - March 3

By Danny Caro, March 3, 2011

Here are the latest rumours doing the rounds in the dressing rooms and on the terraces ofthe JC MSFL.

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Brady Maccabi manager Josh Rosenfeld has confirmed that Josh Gordon has re-signed for the club for an undisclosed fee. JC Sport understands that it is somewhere in the region of £4.

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JC Olim League round-up

By Danny Caro, March 2, 2011

With the JC Olim season in Israel coming to a low key end in the league, the teams attention turns to the cup.

This week paired Jaffa against Jerusalem in a repeat of last weeks league game in Jerusalem,

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HMH Eilat reach Under 9 Cup final

By Danny Caro, March 2, 2011

A last-minute strike from Sam Taylor put HMH Eilat into the final of the Maccabi Junior Football League Cup as they won a gripping semi-final against HMH Haifa 6-5.

HMH Eilat went into the tie missing two key players and they had their work cut out against a HMH Haifa side who had something to prove having been beaten by Eilat in the league.

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JC MSFL Matchday 25 preview

By Danny Caro, March 2, 2011

The semi-finals of the JC Cyril Anekstein Cup take centre stage on Matchday 25 of the JC MSFL season. Danny Caro looks ahead to the clash of the titans and a David versus Goliath encounter, as well as a bumper programme in the league and Barry Goldstein Cup.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week - Feb 27

By Danny Caro, March 1, 2011

There were a number of eye-catching performances last weekend. Here's why this lucky XI got the nod.

Nick Rubin (Blizzard Storm) - received plaudits from both managers following his heroics in the goalless draw against Shirley Park.

Max Kyte (LM Lions C) - "opened up Oakwood’s midfield on numerous occasions with passes from defence straight to the striker"

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Joy for Sporting JLGB

By David Gold, March 1, 2011

Oakhill lost 3-0 to Sporting JLGE in the Tony Cohen Memorial Cup quarter final as Alex Woolf struck twice and Jamie Bowden got the third goal for the visitors.

It was a more even game than the scoreline suggested according to Sporting assistant-manager Ryan Sidle.

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Golden Goldsmith inspires Haroldeans

By Danny Caro, March 1, 2011

Haroldeans came from behind to defeat South Manchester 2nd 2-1 thanks to goals from James Hudaly and Alistair Goldsmith in the MJSL.

Sam Cantor had put the home team ahead, and Ivan Gee felt his side were full value for the win.

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Abrahams boosts Leeds Maccabi's title hopes

By Danny Caro, March 1, 2011

Leeds Maccabi beat fellow title-chasers Horsforth Fairweather 1-0 to improve their hopes of finishing top of the Leeds Combination League.

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