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Lavin strikes to seal perfect 10

By James Masters, December 15, 2011

Darryl Lee praised his South Manchester Sports side after they made it 10 wins from 10 with a 3-2 victory over Saints.

Two goals from Adam Lavin and a Laurence Newman strike helped the league leaders maintain their excellent start to the season.

Boss Lee is now targeting Sunday's Handicup semi-final against Village.

"To get to Christmas with a 100 per cent record after 10 league games and


Domb states his case for the defence

December 15, 2011

Hyde Park boss David Domb has warned his players they must cut out their defensive errors following an almighty scare against Leeds Maccabi 3rd.

Domb's men led 4-0 before 10 minutes of madness allowed Maccabi to score three times without reply.

Rovers hit back with Oli Grant completing his hat-trick to seal the win 6-3, but Domb was far from happy.

"I really did have my heart in my mouth


Hendon will bounce back from this hammer blow, says Garbacz

By Danny Caro, December 15, 2011

David Garbacz, the manager of Hendon United Sports Club A, was left scratching his head after his team saw their quadruple hopes crushed in a 7-1 defeat by Lapton FC in the London FA Sunday Intermediate Cup.

A strike from Danny Kon proved little more than consolation as the JC MSFL table-toppers were beaten for only the second time this season.


Nothing to lose

By Danny Caro, December 15, 2011

Simon Corney, the chairman of League One club Oldham Athletic, is relishing the prospect of taking on boyhood heroes Liverpool at Anfield in the FA Cup next month.


Korzits's Olympic dream

By Simon Griver, December 15, 2011

Lee Korzits is confident she can follow her success at the windsurfing World Championships by taking gold at the London Olympics next year.

She became the first Israeli to be crowned a two-time world champion in the sport after winning in Australia.

Korzits said: "An Olympic medal is now my dream.


Goodman edged out at Euros

By Brian Sacks, December 15, 2011

Richard Goodman achieved possibly his greatest triumph so far by winning the silver medal in the European Junior Cross Country Championships in Velenje, Slovenia.

Goodman, 18, finished the 6km race two seconds behind Russian winner Ilgizar Safiulin, and with his performance he led Britain to victory in the team competition.

Staying back in around eighth place during the first half of the fou


Haifa crash out of Europa League

By Danny Caro, December 14, 2011

Maccabi Haifa crashed out of the Europa League after going down 3-0 at home to Schalke in their final match in Group J.

Needing a win to guarantee qualification into the round of 32, Yaniv Katan, the former West Ham striker, had a penalty saved with the Israelis trailing by a goal and their fate was settled with Steua Bucharest beat Larnaca 3-1 to pip them to second place.


JC MSFL Matchday 15 preview

By Danny Caro, December 14, 2011

As players up and down the JC MSFL prepare for a two-week Chanukah break, Danny Caro gives his thoughts on the final round of action in 2011.





Danny Caro's Division 3 TOTW: Dec 11

By Danny Caro, December 13, 2011

1. Will Martyn (Hendon United Sports Club C)

2. Ian Bean (Shirley Park)

3. Jeremy Leigh (UJIA)

4. Dan Vandermolen (Blizzard Storm)

5. James Stanton (Faithfold C)

6. Matt West (Team JLGB)

7. James Rubin (Glenthorne United B)

8. Andy Levy (Glenthorne United B)

9. Fabio Revieccio (Glenthorne United B)

10. Assi Avital (UJIA)

11. Gideon Gold (Shirley Park)


Kerem, JFS and King Solomon top of the class

By Danny Caro, December 13, 2011

Kerem, JFS and King Solomon were toasting sporting success after winning respective Maccabi GB school netball and football tournaments.

Held in partnership with UJIA, Kerem won the Primary Netball Tournament for Year 6 at London Maccabi GB.