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MGBSFL Super Sunday Matchday 20 preview

By Danny Caro, January 28, 2016

Matchday 20 of the season features some stand-out contests, with Hendon United Sports Club A taking on Redbridge Jewish Care A in the Cyril Anekstein Cup, while there's a mouth-watering double-header in store in Division One title rivals Woodford and Oakwood B go head-to-head and Brady Maccabi host FC Team A.

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Diamond to chair Team GB Golf at 2017 Maccabiah Games

January 27, 2016

Samantha Diamond has spoken of her delight after being selected to Chair Team GB Golf for the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel in 2017.

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Sela out by not down after Australian Open elimination

January 26, 2016

Dudi Sela missed out on a place in the last 16 of the Australian Open after bowing out in four sets against Andrey Kuznetsov of Russia.

Having seen off Fernando Verdasco – conquerer of Rafael Nadal – in round two, the Israeli produced a spirited performance before going down 7-5, 3-6, 6-1, 7-6.

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Maccabi GB on look-out for Junior girl footballers for 2017 Maccabiah

January 26, 2016

The search to find players to make up a Junior Girls football team to the 20th Maccabiah Games in 2017 has begun in earnest.

Maccabi GB has taken immediate action to ensure that Great Britain has a stronger chance of competing by holding an open football training session for young, female footballers within the community.

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Maccabi Tel Aviv sign Orlando Sa from Reading

January 26, 2016

Maccabi Tel Aviv have signed Orlando Sa from Reading on a three-and-a-half year deal.

The Portuguese striker arrived in Israel earlier this week after agreeing terms with the Israeli champions and will wear the no. 70 shirt.

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Danny Caro's Division 1 Team of the Week: January 24

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2016

Here are the outstanding performers in Division Two on Matchday 19 of the MGBSFL.

1. YAACOV GOLDIN (FC Team B) - "continues to impress with three fine one-on-one saves at crucial times"

2. DANI DENNISON (Oakwood B) - "first start for Oakwood. Excellent performance at right back. Confident, composed and controlled for 75 minutes"

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Danny Caro's Division 2 Team of the Week: January 24

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2016

This Select XI were on the top table in MGBSFL Division Two.

1. CAEL PERSUAD (Athletic Bilbaum) - "a commanding performance in goal, including a penalty save"

2. ADAM LEVESON (NL Raiders C) - "continues to roll back the years with another fine display alongside Braunstein"

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Danny Caro's Prem Div Team of the Week: January 24

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2016

Here are the top performers from the Premier Division on Matchday 19 of the MGBSFL.

1. JONNY BLAIN (Oakwood A) - "superb string of saves particularly in closing minutes that came so close to winning his side all three points"

2. ALEX LEE (Oakwood A) - "at the back with Dale tremendous competitors"

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: January 24

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2016

Respect is a key word in football, whether it's grass-roots or the Premier League. And it was great to see plenty of that in matches involving Raiders and Oakwood and the derby between Woodford and Redbridge.

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: January 24

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2016

Kane Gilbery's stunning strike at Rowley Lane was a thing of beauty.

Not many players would've tried let alone succeed with what can only be described as an audacious effort, from inside his own half.

He produced unbelievable tekkers and quick-thinking that left Lions keeper Ed Bloom scratching his head, and Team fans asked one another 'did that just really happen?'

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