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Super-sub Flax steers South through

March 10, 2015

KINGS CUP ROUND ONE
SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 1st 4 SPORTING MANCHESTER 2

South Manchester Sports set up a second round clash against old nemisis Manchester Maccabi following a 4-2 victory over Sporting Manchester in the Kings Cup.

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Camden have room for improvement, says Saunders

By Danny Caro, March 10, 2015

BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY GROUP A
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS C 2 CAMDEN PARK 4

Strikes from Rob Hershkorn, David Kanzen, Jake Saunders and Adam Paris helped Camden Park book their place in the next round with a 4-2 victory over second division Raiders C.

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Harmen fear no-one, says Leslie

March 9, 2015

PETER MORRISON TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL
NORTH WEST NEASDEN 1 HARMEN 2

Oli Leslie insists Harmen have the ammunition to lift the Peter Morrison Trophy after strikes from James Gershfield and Sam Castle steered them into the last four at the expense of Premier Division rivals Neasden.

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Maccabi Yellows cage the Lions

By Darren Witcoop, March 9, 2015

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
MANCHESTER MACCABI YELLOW 3 OAKHILL LIONS 1

Manchester Maccabi Yellow lifted themselves off the bottom of the MJSL title after ending their winless streak.

The new boys have found life tough in their first season. But Andy Hatton’s men finally had something to smile about after beating Oakhill Lions – at the 12th time of asking.

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Five-star Flixton cruise home

By Darren Witcoop, March 9, 2015

KINGS CUP ROUND ONE
PLATT LANE 0 AFC FLIXTON 5

Stuart Delmonte praised a job well done as AFC Flixton cruised into the second round of the Kings Cup.

Flixton put Platt Lane to the sword and they will now face Division One side Chorlton FC.

Richard Walker (2), Adam Stephens, Adam Gilman and Leor Sidle were on target as the Manchester Accountants League leaders romped home.

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Selwyn sends Leeds to Boundary Park

By Darren Witcoop, March 9, 2015

HAROLD FELDMAN TROPHY SEMI-FINAL
HEATON PARK RANGERS 0 LEEDS MACCABI 4

Rob Selwyn maintained his red-hot form as Leeds Maccabi booked their spot in the Harold Feldman Trophy final.

The Yorkshireman, who have already wrapped up the MJSL title, maintained their treble bid by downing rivals Heaton Park Rangers.

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Stern late show stuns Raanana

By Danny Caro, March 9, 2015

SPORTS DIRECT OLIM LEAGUE
ENGLAND FC 3 RAANANA 2

England FC halted Raanana’s title charge with a thrilling 3-2 victory in an incident-packed contest at Ramat Aviv on Saturday evening.

England went into the game brimming with confidence following an impressive run of results, and were rewarded for their positive start with a goal inside the first minute of the game.

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Oaks mustn't let it slip, says Stein

By Danny Caro, March 9, 2015

BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY GROUP D
TEMPLE FORTUNE 1 OAKWOOD B 8

Jason Stein praised the attitude of his players after they stormed to the top of Group D with an 8-1 demolition of Temple Fortune.

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Euro bronze for Knyazyeva-Minenko

By Simon Griver, March 9, 2015

Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko became the first-ever Israeli woman to win a major European track and field medal when she won the triple jump bronze at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Prague.

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Seitler sends Raiders packing

By Danny Caro, March 9, 2015

PETER MORRISON TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 0 HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 1

David Garbacz praised his Hendon team after they took a major step towards the treble following a deserved victory over arch rivals Norstar London Raiders.

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