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JC MSFL Goal of the Week: December 11

By Danny Caro, December 11, 2011

WINNER: - Ben Simons (Faithfold C) - controlled the ball before chopping it over a defender and then volleying it over the keeper from outside the box



- Bradley Wine (Oakwood) - stunning finish against Fortune A


Lavin double helps South Manchester march on

December 11, 2011

Manchester Accountants League Premier Division
Saints 2 South Manchester Sports Club 1st 3

South Manchester Sports completed the first half of their league season with a 100 per cent win record after a spirited and gutsy performance in shocking conditions.


Deadly Davis puts Lions into cup quarter-finals

December 11, 2011

Hertfordshire County Cup Round Four
London Maccabi Lions U15A Garston Boys

Two goals from striker Jack Davis helped London Maccabi Lions come from behind to book their place in the quarter-finals of the HCC for the fourth consecutive year.

Having made the semi-finals last year, Lions were in no mood to slip up in a tie played in wintery conditions.


JC Team of the Week: The Contenders - Dec 11

By Danny Caro, December 11, 2011

GK - Will Martyn (Hendon C), Rob Levene (Team JLGB), Oli Colmans (Brady Maccabi A)

Defenders - Paul Lenchner (Chigwell Athletic), Dan Vandermolen (Blizzard Storm), Joel Reuben, Nick Astaire (both London Maccabi Lions B), Ian Bean (Shirley Park), Richie Caplin (Redbridge JC B), James Stanton (Faithfold C), Jonny Ellis, Ryan Fox (both Brady Maccabi A)


JC MSFL Matchday 14 review: Dec 11

By Danny Caro, December 11, 2011

It was a memorable day for Brady Maccabi A who put defending champions Redbridge Jewish Care A to the sword 2-0 at Rowley Lane, while the JC cameras saw Chigwell Athletic win the top-of-the-table clash 3-0 against promotion rivals Norstar A in Division One of the JC MSFL.


Hyde Park eye shock

By James Masters, December 8, 2011

David Domb is relishing the chance to return to London with his Hyde Park Rovers side in the Fourth Round of the Peter Morrison Trophy.

The Leeds-based students will take on MSFL Division Three side Shirley Park at the end of January.

"We are delighted with the draw because we wanted to get a London team and that's exactly what we've got," said R overs boss Domb.

"They're obviously a ve


Hungry Lions hunting for glory

By James Masters, December 8, 2011

Zack Gothelf hailed the hunger and desire of his Oakhill Lions after they kept their title tilt on track with a gutsy 3-1 win over Republic of Mancunia 1st.

Despite falling behind to a Paul Basger strike, the Lions roared back with goals from Marc Maynard, Saul Shapiro and Marc Woolfe to seal another hard-fought victory.

Oakhill remain six points off leaders Haroldeans, but Gothelf remains


Alon revs up for Indy Light

By David Gold, December 8, 2011

Alon Day broke an all-time lap record at Palm Beach to catapult himself into the spotlight.

Day indicated that he was looking at moving to the USA to compete in the Indy Lights Series.


Jets cruising after victory

December 8, 2011

North West London Jets crushed Elstree 6-0 in their latest Excel League clash.

An own-goal gave the Jets a deserved half-time lead before they ran riot after the interval.

Matti Karp doubled the advantage with a birthday special as he struck the ball from outside the penalty area into the roof of the net.

Joseph Alfon grabbed a third, latching on to a pass from David Amor to tap the ball


Ben Haim to quit Pompey

By Simon Griver, December 8, 2011

Tal Ben Haim looks set to quit Portsmouth next month because the financially troubled South Coast club cannot afford his wages.

The Israeli defender has confirmed that the Championship side want him out, saying that, "I've been through worse and I'll get through this, too."

Despite Ben Haim's being ever-present this season, new manager Michael Appleton was reportedly ordered to drop him aft