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Holders Hendon cruise into last four

By Danny Caro, January 18, 2015


David Garbacz believes that "superior fitness" levels helped holders Hendon move to within 90 minutes of another Wingate & Finchley final after they hit Premier Division rivals FC Team A for six in the Cyril Anekstein Cup.


Maccabi Masters review: January 16

By Jeremy Silverstone, January 18, 2015

North London Raiders extended their lead at the top of the MMFL Division One table with a 5-0 win over Faithfold.

Missing regular goalkeeper Danny Caro, basement battlers held out until half-time before the floodgates opened in the second half, with Wayne Davidson (2), Tony Plaskow, Dan Levy and Rob Cohen doing the damage.


JC team of the week contenders - January 18

By Danny Caro, January 18, 2015

Here are the nominations from Matchday 20 of the MGBSFL.

Richard Cooper (Temple Fortune)


Ricky Shafier, Jon Toby (both FC Team B)
James Neidle, Glen Turner (both Hendon United B)
David Brown, Aryeh Goldring, Parys Hammond, Aron Luftig (all London Rovers)
Dan Ailon (Oakwood A)
David Rhodes (NL Raiders A)
Simon Bagel (SPEC FC)


Maccabi football rumour mill - January 16

By Danny Caro, January 16, 2015

Everyone loves a good gossip. Here's the latest word from Maccabi league changing rooms and terraces across the MGBSFL.


Rampant Radus wins again

By Brian Sacks, January 16, 2015

Maayan Radus continued her excellent run of form with victory at the Hertfordshire under-11 cross country championship.

In the absence of a Middlesex race for the appropriate age group, Radus ran as a guest, and broke the tape as the City of London schoolgirl registered her second successive win in the event.


Grant ready for Afcon test

By Simon Griver, January 16, 2015

With Ghana’s biggest stars either injured or unavailable due to disciplinary disputes with the Ghana FA, Avram Grant is lowering expectations ahead of their opening Africa Cup of Nations match against Senegal in Equatorial Guinea on Monday.

With matches against Algeria and South Africa to follow, Group C is seen as the tournament’s group of death.


Danny Caro's Division 2 TOTW: January 11

By Danny Caro, January 15, 2015

Here are the star men from Division Two on Matchday 19 of the MGBSFL.

1. DAVID GORDON (FC Team C) - "made five or six saves to keep FC Team in the game"

2. OLIVER SEGAL (FC Team B) - "superb performance, nothing got past him and was a commanding presence" against Mill Hill


MGBSFL Matchday 20 preview

By Danny Caro, January 15, 2015

The Cyril Anekstein Cup takes centre stages on Matchday 20 of the season, with three fourth round ties featuring the big guns, as well as a busy programme of league action. Danny Caro brings you his preview and predictions.



Maccabi GB in new link-up with the JC

By Danny Caro, January 15, 2015

The JC this week joined forces with Maccabi GB to forge a new partnership.

We have been named official media partner of MGB, who were established in 1937, and will take an active role in helping provide sport, health and wellbeing programmes to the UK’s Jewish community.


Danny Caro's Division 3 TOTW: January 11

By Danny Caro, January 14, 2015

Here are the top performers from Matchday 19 of the MGBSFL, as selected by the JC panel of judge.s

1. RYAN MONK (Boca Jewniors) - "after making a couple of great one on one saves keeping us in the match in his first game back from injury for six months"

2. HENRY LEWIS (Shacharit Donetsk) - received rapturous applause from home fans after an excellent 90 minutes