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Success for Euro star

By Brian Sacks, September 22, 2011

Richard Goodman confirmed his position as one of Europe's leading young runners by winning the 3,000m at the European Junior Club Championships in Castellan, Spain.

In a thrilling duel over the final lap, he forged ahead in the final 50m to defeat the pre-race favourite, Gabriel Navarro of Spain, in a time of 8:19.60.

The previous weekend, Goodman had won the 1,500m at the National Junior Le

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Junior joy for Brenner

September 22, 2011

Team GB golfer Marc Brenner maintained his good form by winning the Junior Club Championship at Abridge Golf & Country Club.

Brenner, who is the junior captain at Abridge, won with a score of two over par.

Since returning from the European Maccabi Games in Vienna, Brenner has won a PGA event in Los Angeles and recently finished runner-up in the Individual Gross Score in the AJGCS National Ju

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HMH ready to power on to the next level

September 22, 2011

Nick Sonenfeld, the chairman of HMH, believes that a two-year sponsorship deal with Powerleague will help take the club to the next level.

HMH run 30 teams with more than 350 players aged 6-18 competing across the Maccabi Junior Football League, the Watford Friendly League and the Excel League.

Sonenfeld said: "Our ability to attract one of football's most recognisable brands reflects the gr

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Jacobson: Arsenal were different class

By James Masters, September 22, 2011

Joe Jacobson believes he endured the toughest night of his life after being given a tortuous time by Premier League giants Arsenal.

Shrewsbury star Jacobson was on the receiving end of a 3-1 defeat by the Gunners in Tuesday’s Carling Cup tie as the League Two side fell away after taking a shock lead.

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JC MSFL Matchday 4 preview

By Danny Caro, September 21, 2011

The long road to Wingate & Finchley starts for several teams on Sunday, while for others it's the bread and butter of the league. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the action on Matchday 4 of the JC MSFL season.

PETER MORRISON TROPHY DRAW

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Peter Morrison Trophy draw

By Danny Caro, September 21, 2011

The draw for the first round has thrown up some mouth-watering ties with first division Chigwell Athletic taking on Division Three leaders Glenthorne United B, while Norstar B come up against Norstar A.

PETER MORRISON TROPHY DRAW

SOUTHERN SECTION

ROUND ONE

Southgate Harmen B vs Boca Jewniors
North West Neasden B vs Blizzard Storm

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Our feet are firmly on the floor, says Bentwood

By James Masters, September 21, 2011

Steve Bentwood will spend this weekend basking in the Spanish sunshine but the Manchester Maccabi 3rd boss is adamant his stars won't be caught having a mid-season siesta.

Bentwood’s young guns edged a tightly-contested encounter against Republic of Mancunia 2nd courtesy of Sam Calmonson’s solitary strike.

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League is priority for Oakhill

By James Masters, September 21, 2011

Zack Gothelf is backing his Oakhill Lions to make a roaring start to their MJSL title challenge when they take on Haroldeans on Sunday.

The Manchester University side held their first training session on Wednesday and are hoping to hit the ground running when they take on the in-form Merseysiders.

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Selwyn: This was our best yet

By James Masters, September 21, 2011

Ian Selwyn was left searching for superlatives following his Leeds Maccabi side’s latest performance – despite them crashing out of the L&D Jubilee Cup.

Maccabi suffered a 2-1 defeat by Wykebeck Arms in the first round of the competition but not before producing a stirring display.

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Benayoun on target in Carling Cup win

By Danny Caro, September 20, 2011

Israel captain Yossi Benayoun scored his first goal in an Arsenal shirt as last season's losing finalists got their Carling Cup campaign under way with a 3-1 success over League 2 side Shrewsbury Town.

The visitors started well with an inswinging corner from Joe Jacobson headed just wide by Mark Wright.

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