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JC MSFL Goal of the Week: November 27

By Danny Caro, November 27, 2011

WINNER: - Josh Kennet (Redbridge JC A) - GOAL 1 - with one simple side step to open the angle, he struck the ball from about 25 yards out, with such strength sand accuracy, it flew into the top corner, as the entire Faithfold team watched in awe




Maccabi Masters review: November 27

By Jeremy Silverstone, November 27, 2011

Glenthorne United A leapfrogged North London Raiders into second place after Adam Kaye, Richard Goldstein and David Michaels gave them a 3-0 win over injury-hit Raiders in Division One of the Maccabi Masters Football League.


MSFL Team of the Week: The Contenders - Nov 27

By Danny Caro, November 27, 2011

Here are this week's JC MSFL top picks.

GK - Jake Doffman (Brixton A), Arthur Caplan (Hendon B)


Lions wounded by late equaliser

November 27, 2011

South Midlands League Division One
London Lions 3 Bedford 3

London Lions played out a six-goal thriller against Bedford, although Tony Gold's men will be kicking themselves having come from behind only to concede a last-gasp equaliser.


JC MSFL Super Soccer Sunday review: November 27

By Danny Caro, November 27, 2011

First division Brixton Old Boys A caused a sensation after dumping giants Neasden A out of the JC Cyril Anekstein Cup, while there was also an impressive victory for cup holders Redbridge Jewish Care A who won 5-0 at Premier Division rivals Faithfold A. Danny Caro looks back on all the action in league and cup.


Israel's World Cup to start in Azerbaijan

By Simon Griver, November 25, 2011

Israel will open its World Cup 2014 qualifying campaign away to Azerbaijan on September 7.

The team, currently managed by Luis Fernandez, welcome Russia to Ramat Gan four days later.

The fixtures for Group F, which see Israel also pitted alongside Portugal, , Northern Ireland, and Luxembourg, were decided today when heads of the national football associations met in Luxembourg.


JC MSFL Top-Scorers updated

By James Masters, November 25, 2011

16 – Saul Conway (Shirley Park)

15- Terry Jeffries (Temple Fortune B),

14 - Doron Weinstein (Redbridge C), Stefan Benfredj (Shirley Park)

13 - Jamie Kent (Brixton), Ben Simons (Faithfold C)

11 - Craig Sandford (Glenthorne B)

10 - Ben Hart, (NL Raiders C), Edward Green (Bilbaum)

9 - Glenn Michaels (Chigwell), Joel Kutner (Los Blancos), Joey Glynne (Temple Fortune B)


JC MSFL rumour mill: November 25

By Danny Caro, November 25, 2011

FC Team will announce a major new signing on Monday. Manager Mitch Young told JC Sport: “With all the top signings being made in the Prem, I can confirm a new name early next week.”


Barnsley pull out of Assulin loan move

By Danny Caro, November 24, 2011

Barnsley have pulled out of a deal to sign Gai Assulin on loan.

The Israeli had agreed to join the Tykes until January 3 but manager Keith Hill decided to back down. due to concerns over the Manchester City midfielder’s fitness.

Hill told the club’s official website: "On advice from the medical staff at Man City, it's just a deal that we can't do.


Shachar gets a lift

By Danny Caro, November 24, 2011

Shachar Head has been nominated for the BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year.

Head, 15, will discover next week if she has been short-listed for the prestigious awards ceremony which takes place in Salford next month.

She was nominated by her school after a record-breaking performance to win the teenage one class at the World Drug Free Powerlifting World Championships, as well as the JC