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Ullmann ready for Oakhill

By James Masters, November 2, 2011

Alex Ullmann has urged his Leeds Maccabi 3rd side to quash their reputation as the MJSL’s ‘pushovers’ by claiming their first win of the season.

Leeds have six of their seven league games so far this season with their only point coming against reigning champions Manchester Maccabi 3rd.


Leeds ready for the unknown

By James Masters, November 2, 2011

Ian Selwyn admits his Leeds Maccabi 1st side face a trip into the unknown when they take on Cuedos Rangers in this weekend’s Leeds and District Sunday Jubilee Cup clash.

Cuedos defeated Leeds Maccabi 2nd in the opening round but remain a mystery to Selwyn, who has not watched the Bradford-based side this season.


It's advantage Glenthorne B

By Danny Caro, November 2, 2011


In a game where the stakes were more than just who gets through to the next round of the CA Cup, Glenthorne came out victorious against Shirley Park who I'm sure will fight Glenthorne all the way to the division three title.


Northern team of the week

By James Masters, November 2, 2011

Here is my Northern Team of the Week:

Serge Fagelman (Broughton)

Avi Rosenthal (Haroldeans)

Dylan Sidle (Republic of Mancunia 1st)

David Seligman (Oakhill)

Toby Levy (South Manchester SC 1st)

Marc Yaffe (South Manchester SC 1st)

Gabriel Silva (Republic of Mancunia 2nd)

Jacob Brunner (Oakhill)

Adam Lavin (South Manchester SC 1st) STAR MAN


Bentwood eyes cup glory

By James Masters, November 1, 2011

Steve Bentwood has set his sights on cup success after his Manchester Maccabi 3rd side suffered their second league defeat of the season.

The reigning champions went down 3-1 at Oakhill on Sunday and are now ten points behind league leaders Haroldeans.

Maccabi’s form has been patchy in recent weeks with their humbling by Crumpsall sending shockwaves through the MJSL.


Collins delighted for South's Stewart

By James Masters, November 1, 2011

South Manchester 2nd boss Neil Collins paid tribute to Gary Stewart after the goalkeeper returned from an horrific eye injury in Sunday’s win over Broughton.

Stewart came within millimetres of losing his sight after being caught by Haroldeans’ Adam Boyars during last month’s 4-1 defeat against the Merseysiders.


Simons happy with second string

By James Masters, November 1, 2011

Manchester Maccabi 2nd claimed a battling point after recording a 2-2 draw against Mundo in their latest Manchester Accountants League Division One game.

Ben Annis marked his debut with a stunning 25-yard strike as Martin Simons’ men got a deserved reward for their performance.


JC MSFL Top-Scorers - October 30

By Danny Caro, November 1, 2011

16 – Saul Conway (Shirley Park)

13 - Terry Jeffries (Temple Fortune B)

12 - Jamie Kent (Brixton)

10- Stefan Benfredj (Shirley Park), Ben Simons (Faithfold C)

9 - Glenn Michaels (Chigwell)

8 – Craig Sandford (Glenthorne B), Raph Noe (Hendon B)

7 - Edward Green (Bilbaum), Nicky Plotnek (Shirley Park), Doron Weinstein (Redbridge C), Dan Hildebrand (Faithfold B)


Rosenberg salutes Maccabi heroes

By James Masters, October 31, 2011

Tony Rosenberg hailed his Manchester Maccabi 1st battlers after they crashed out of the Manchester FA Sunday Cup in heartbreaking fashion.

A goal six minutes from time was enough to give Trafford FC of the Altrincham Sunday League Premier Division a place in the next round and kill off Maccabi’s hopes.