European Maccabi Games

GB Women beaten by Enfield

By Danny Caro, May 24, 2011

Maccabi GB's Open Women football team were beaten 3-1 by Enfield Reserves in their second friendly match ahead of the European Maccabi Games.

Brad Solomon's troops gave a good account of themselves in a goalless first half.


GB futsal team show great promise

By Danny Caro, May 24, 2011

Maccabi GB's Open futsal squad continued their preparation for July's European Maccabi Games with a tough warm-up match against Loughborough.

Their opponents included two current internationals, and the retired international Michael Skubela, England's all-time second most capped player.

The task became even harder when Maccabi turned up with just five players.


European Maccabi Games draws

By Danny Caro, May 18, 2011

The draw for Maccabi GB's squad taking part at the European Maccabi Games in Vienna have just been released.

Open Football (9 teams)

Group A: GB, Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Mexico

Group B: Netherlands, France, Germany, Hungary

Seeded: GB, Austria, Netherlands, France


Winston happy with EMG draw

By Danny Caro, May 18, 2011

Ben Winston, Maccabi GB's Open Football manager, says that he is happy with the team's draw for the European Maccabi Games in Vienna.

Runners-up at the 2009 Maccabiah Games, GB will line up against Austria, Belgium, Switzerland and Mexico in a group of five.

The Netherlands, France, Holland and Hungary are in Group B. Holders Denmark are not sending a delegation.


MGB finish runners-up in Futsal competition

By Danny Caro, May 4, 2011

Maccabi GB Open Futsal manager Johnny Cohen heralded the inaugural MIFT as a huge success.

The event, which was jointly sponsored by the Maccabi GB Open Age and Masters Futsal Teams competing at the EMG this summer, consisted of five teams.


Maccabi GB beaten by Norwich Academy

By Danny Caro, May 3, 2011

Maccabi GB's Under 16 Football squad continued their preparations for July's European Maccabi Games with a friendly against Norwich City Academy's Under 15/16's in Suffolk


GB hit West London for six

By Danny Caro, April 6, 2011

Maccabi GB's Open Futsal Team maintained their 100 per cent record with a stuttering performance against National League Futsal team West London at the Crystal Palace National Sports Centre on Monday night.

Manager Johnny Cohen described the second half performance as "one to forget" as the GB team very nearly surrendered a four-goal lead.


Wolfson wonder goal caps GB win

By Danny Caro, March 3, 2011

A depleted Maccabi GB Futsal team swept a side National League side Kickers, at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre in what team manager Johnny Cohen described as a "satisfactory conclusion" to the second phase of the team's preparations for the European Maccabi Games.


Arghebant steers GB to victory

By Danny Caro, February 7, 2011

Maccabi GB beat the National League side London United in their first competitive futsal match.
With five months to go before the European Maccabi Games in Vienna, MGB came from two goals down to win 6-5 in Crystal Palace.

Strikes from Sam Arghebant, Jonathan Green and Daniel Sugarman they found themselves 3-2 up before the South London based opposition - comprising mainly of Brazilian ex-pats - levelled matters just before the interval.


Maccabi GB names EMG futsal squad

By Danny Caro, December 14, 2010

Jonny Cohen, manager of the Maccabi GB Open futsal squad, is targeting a medal after naming the squad for next year’s European Maccabi Games in Vienna.

Under Cohen, MGB have competed a the two Maccabi European Futsal Trophies in Madrid and Torremolinos as well as last year’s Maccabiah Games in Israel. He believes that the nine-man squad has the best possible chance of bringing home silverware.