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JC MSFL Team of the Week: the contenders - Feb 19

By Danny Caro, February 19, 2012

Here are the nominations from Matchday 24 of the JC MSFL season.

GK - Sam Castle (LM Lions A), Bradley Grant (Glenthorne Utd A), Jerome Colmans (Brady B), David Fox (NW Neasden A), Ben De La Fuente (Norstar A), Daniel Cordell (L'Equipe)

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JC MSFL Matchday 24 review

By Danny Caro, February 19, 2012

Brady Maccabi A claimed the result of the day after stunning former winners Neasden A in the Peter Morrison Trophy. They were joined by Oakwood and South Manchester Maccabi. London Maccabi Lions A and Redbridge Jewish Care A registered victories in the JC MSFL Premier Division, whilst it was also a memorable morning for L'Equipe in Division Four.

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Cup of joy for ice-cool Mancs

February 16, 2012

A James Temple double steered South Mancs into the second round of the Henry Swerner MMFL Cup following a 4-0 success over Marshside at the Hive.

In the only Masters match that survived the weather, Division Two new boys Marshside contained Mancs for the majority of the first half and they missed the chance to forge ahead when David Hyman was put through one-on-one with the goalkeeper only to

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Zak's the king of Herts

February 16, 2012

Zak Kaufman has won the Under 12's Hertfordshire Fencing Association Junior Fencing Championships.

Seeded two after coming through four seeding rounds leading up to the quarter-finals, Kaufman, aged 11 and a member of Elstree & Borehamwood Synagogue, beat top seed Charlie Ellis 10-1 in the final.

Kaufman trains at Finchley Foils fencing club and studies at Radlett Preparatory School.

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D-day for Redbridge

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2012

Redbridge Jewish Care A face possible expulsion from this season's Peter Morrison Trophy following allegations that they played an ineligible player in the previous round.

Last season's double winners' 2-0 win over Hendon United A is being investigated over a possible administration error.

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Berkovic: Redknapp

By Simon Griver, February 16, 2012

Eyal Berkovic believes Harry Redknapp should lead England at the Euros and can take them all the way in the finals.

Berkovic played under Redknapp at West Ham for two seasons at the end of the nineties and was reunited with him at Portsmouth before returning to Israel.

He said: "Harry has tremendous personal intuition and that never-say-die English fighting spirit.

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It's business as usual for Maccabiah dream team

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2012

They say opposites attract. In appointing Dan Jacobs and Jamie Cole as the management duo to take the Team GB Masters 35's squad to Israel for next summer's Maccabiah Games, the organising committee will be hoping to have kindled a relationship that will flourish between two of Jewish football's hottest managerial properties.

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Delmonte: South are invincible

By James Masters, February 16, 2012

Stuart Delmonte has piled the pressure on South Manchester's 'invincibles' by claiming his Maccabi side are huge underdogs ahead of their Peter Morrison Trophy quarter-final clash on Sunday.

Holders Maccabi have endured an inconsistent season in the Tameside League and have been ravaged by departures and injuries throughout the campaign.

But South have had no such problems, winning all 11 le

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My Maccabiah dream

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2012

Stevenage Borough star Robin Shroot has put Team GB selectors on red alert after stating an interest to play at a future Maccabiah Games.

With the selection process in full flow, the former Northern Ireland Under 21 star would be a strong candidate, but he has more pressing matters on the horizon.

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Olim review: February 12

February 14, 2012

England A got their title bid back on track with a hard fought 3-2 victory over Ashdod.

They went into the game looking to bounce back from last week's defeat to Aviv and they made the better start, with some neat passing moves leading to numerous chances but Omri Hamama and Yarden failed to hit the target.

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