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Jacobson: Arsenal were different class

By James Masters, September 22, 2011

Joe Jacobson believes he endured the toughest night of his life after being given a tortuous time by Premier League giants Arsenal.

Shrewsbury star Jacobson was on the receiving end of a 3-1 defeat by the Gunners in Tuesday’s Carling Cup tie as the League Two side fell away after taking a shock lead.

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JC MSFL Matchday 4 preview

By Danny Caro, September 21, 2011

The long road to Wingate & Finchley starts for several teams on Sunday, while for others it's the bread and butter of the league. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the action on Matchday 4 of the JC MSFL season.

PETER MORRISON TROPHY DRAW

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Peter Morrison Trophy draw

By Danny Caro, September 21, 2011

The draw for the first round has thrown up some mouth-watering ties with first division Chigwell Athletic taking on Division Three leaders Glenthorne United B, while Norstar B come up against Norstar A.

PETER MORRISON TROPHY DRAW

SOUTHERN SECTION

ROUND ONE

Southgate Harmen B vs Boca Jewniors
North West Neasden B vs Blizzard Storm

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Our feet are firmly on the floor, says Bentwood

By James Masters, September 21, 2011

Steve Bentwood will spend this weekend basking in the Spanish sunshine but the Manchester Maccabi 3rd boss is adamant his stars won't be caught having a mid-season siesta.

Bentwood’s young guns edged a tightly-contested encounter against Republic of Mancunia 2nd courtesy of Sam Calmonson’s solitary strike.

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League is priority for Oakhill

By James Masters, September 21, 2011

Zack Gothelf is backing his Oakhill Lions to make a roaring start to their MJSL title challenge when they take on Haroldeans on Sunday.

The Manchester University side held their first training session on Wednesday and are hoping to hit the ground running when they take on the in-form Merseysiders.

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Selwyn: This was our best yet

By James Masters, September 21, 2011

Ian Selwyn was left searching for superlatives following his Leeds Maccabi side’s latest performance – despite them crashing out of the L&D Jubilee Cup.

Maccabi suffered a 2-1 defeat by Wykebeck Arms in the first round of the competition but not before producing a stirring display.

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Benayoun on target in Carling Cup win

By Danny Caro, September 20, 2011

Israel captain Yossi Benayoun scored his first goal in an Arsenal shirt as last season's losing finalists got their Carling Cup campaign under way with a 3-1 success over League 2 side Shrewsbury Town.

The visitors started well with an inswinging corner from Joe Jacobson headed just wide by Mark Wright.

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Israel beaten in Davis Cup playoff

By Danny Caro, September 20, 2011

Israel failed to return to the Davis Cup group stage after going down 3-2 in a promotion playoff against Canada at Ramat Hasharon.

The match got off to a bad start for Israel when top seed Dudi Sela (96) was beaten in a five-set thriller against Vasek Pospisil (124).

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Republic part company with Shapiro

By Danny Caro, September 20, 2011

Republic of Mancunia have parted company with their first team manager Stuart Shapiro.

Shapiro took control of the club in July when he replaced Anthony Bloch.

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Lions mauled again

September 20, 2011

Spartan South Midlands League Division One
Langford 5 London Lions 2
Tony Gold, manager of London Lions, believes that the 5-2 scoreline flatter Langford after his troops suffered their third defeat on the spin.

Gold said: "The result certainly did not reflect the performance with Lions the better footballing side over the 90 minutes.

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