JC Olim League

Tal inspires nine-man Jaffa FC

October 17, 2012

After a disappointing start to their season, an energised FC Jaffa beat Aviv City 3-2 in a highly-charged contest in the latest round of Hamilton FX Olim League matches.

With the return of Nir Madmon and Joshua Bar, who had both been away from the club for over a year, FC Jaffa started off brightly.


Hamilton FX Olim League review: September 30

October 2, 2012

Raanana Meatlanders started their season with a thrilling 5-2 victory over Jaffa.

The game started off with both sides moving the ball around nicely and Raanana's pressure paid dividends in the 15th minute when Raffi Kanikowsky put his team ahead with a great right-footed strike.


Hamilton FX Olim League review: September 23

September 24, 2012

Last season’s champions Jerusalem started off the new season with a hard fought 6-4 away win against a much-improved Modi’in side.

The opening 15 minutes were very evenly matched with neither side posing any great threat.

The deadlock was broken on 19 minutes, when Calev Ben-Dor was quickest to despatch a low cross to drill the ball into the back of the net.


Olim League season 2012/13 preview

September 19, 2012

The Olim League kicks off for its 4th season on Saturday night in what promises to be another exciting season.

England B have dropped out of the competition but have been replaced by a very similar looking FC Anglia.


Passion still runs deep for continuation of Maccabi League

By Danny Caro, July 13, 2012

Don’t panic. That is the overriding message from JC MSFL chairman David Wolff after confirming the world’s biggest Jewish league will start season 2012/13 with 46 teams.

We have seen a gradual decline in numbers in recent years, with the lure of the Premiership, Masters football, five-a-side, work and family commitments the biggest factors.


Jerusalem crowned Anglo League champions 2011/12

July 11, 2012

Two goals from Jerusalem's star striker Moshe Lewis sealed a gritty 2-2 draw against Jaffa to secure the Anglo title in one of the tightest finishes on record.

Going into the final encounter of a long season, Jerusalem knew a win or or draw would secure the title. A victory for Jaffa meanwhile, would hand top spot to England, last year's runaway winners.


Hamilton Court FX Olim Round-up June 3rd

By James Masters, June 6, 2012

Hamilton Court FX Olim Round-up June 3rd

Olim Cup Semi Final

Raanana 3
Aviv City 4

Aviv City reached the final of the Olim Cup following a dramatic last-gasp victory over Raanana.

Naor Lisha headed home an 89th minute winner as City came from behind to win a seven-goal thriller.


Hamilton FX Olim League round-up: May 24

May 24, 2012

It's been a busy few days for Olim League footballers with action in league, cup and for the Rep Team.

Olim Cup
England B 3 Jaffa 2

England B caused the cup upset of the season by defeating current holders Jaffa.


Special Kaye inspires England FC

May 8, 2012

Aviv City 1 England FC 2

Aviv City hosted England FC on Saturday night with both teams playing for what must be only pride with the league surely out of reach baring any collapse from Raanana and Jerusalem.


Olim League win Pesach Cup

By Danny Caro, April 11, 2012

The Olim League Representative team claimed the inaugural Pesach Cup after beating a travelling team from England 3-2 at the Wingate stadium in Netanya.

A tightly fought game saw the visitors take an early league through set-piece expert David Marcus with a superb left footed free kick