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Let's do it in style, says Maccabiah football manager

By Danny Caro, February 9, 2012

David Pollock is targeting a historic treble after he was named manager of the Team GB Open football squad for next year’s Maccabiah Games in Israel.

Pollock, 52, was joint-manager of the all-conquering squad who won gold at last summer’s European Maccabi Games in Vienna and he was also part of the successful 45-plus Masters team that won the 2009 Maccabiah title.



Bernstein: Search for a new manager begins tomorrow

By Danny Caro, February 9, 2012

FA chairman David Bernstein has confirmed that the process to find the next England manager will start tomorrow.

In a press conference at Wembley Stadium, Mr Bernstein described the last few days as "a challenging time" after revealing details of his recent meeting with outgoing boss Fabio Capello.


MSFL voxpop: On the next England manager

By Danny Caro, February 9, 2012

Fans, pundits and one or two JWags up and down the county are having their say about who the next England manager should be. Here, we find out who bosses and players from the world of Jewish football want to replace Fabio Capello.



JC MSFL Matchday 23 preview

By Danny Caro, February 8, 2012

Players from the JC MSFL are ready to lock horns once more following last week's blanket postponement. Matchday 23 features some intriguing clashes in the league as well as the opening round of group matches in the Barry Goldstein Cup. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the action.



Maccabi GB announce JCC squads

February 7, 2012

Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA, has announced a squad of 65 athletes and 11 managers that will travel to Rockland, New York to represent Team GB at this summer’s JCC Maccabi Games.

Following on from last year’s successful Games in Philadelphia, the GB delegation will once again be led by Brian and Helena Green.


MJSL preview: February 12

By James Masters, February 7, 2012

The MJSL will be hoping the weather holds with several sides looking to get their league and cup campaigns back underway.

Here, we look at all the big games in the MJSL, Shonn Trophy and Tony Cohen Cup coming up this Sunday.

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GB football managers named for 2013 Maccabiah

February 7, 2012

The management teams for Youth, Open and both 35+ and 45+ Masters Football at the 2013 Maccabiah Games in Israel have been announced by Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA.

David Pollock has been appointed Open team manager, with Bobby Fisher working alongside him as coach.


Cash bonanza in January awards

By Danny Caro, February 7, 2012

North West Neasden hotshot Lee Cash is the JC MSFL Player of the Month for January.

The former JC MSFL Player of the Year was the standout choice after a sensational run of form that saw him temporarily lift the team to the top of the Premier Division, as well as march into the last eight of the Peter Morrison Trophy.


Federation Cup failure for Israel

By Simon Griver, February 7, 2012

Israel failed to take advantage of playing at home in the Federation Cup European Group qualifiers in Eilat, as they missed out on a place in the World Group playoffs.

Defeats against Britain and Portugal meant that a victory over Holland counted for nothing.


Olim League review: February 4

February 6, 2012

A goal from Martin Udeani earned Aviv City a 2-1 over defending champions England A in the Hamilton FC Olim League.

England A went into the game with the psychological edge after beating Aviv City twice last season, by respective five and six goal margins.

However, Aviv City have bounced from their poor debut season, including a record high of second place earlier this season.