JC Olim League

Olim title race takes a twist as Jaffa crush Ra’anana

March 22, 2012

Jaffa FC continued their traditional late season surge with a 5-1 demolition of league leaders Ra’anana.

Coming off a 4-1 win over Aviv City, Jaffa dominated the early proceeding with both Daniel Szyller and Rani Madmon seeing a few excellent opportunities stopped by Ra'anana goalkeeper Robin Burkman.


Kosky to lead Olim Rep team

March 9, 2012

Dan Kosky has been confirmed as manager of the Olim Representative Team.

Kosky, 34, has been given the task of leading the first Olim Representative team in the league’s history as they join the Israeli Workers League on Sunday.

The former England A player and current captain of Jerusalem FC will have Yoni Sidi, the manager of England A, as his assistant.


Olim League review: March 4

March 5, 2012

Jerusalem 1 Jaffa 0
A goal from David Preston the points following a hard fought victory against Jaffa in a match played in testing conditions.


Hamilton FX Olim League review: February 26

February 28, 2012

"This was the game of the season." That is how England FC B manager Cliff Corney described the seven-goal thriller against local rivals Aviv City on Saturday night.

Early on it appeared that one goal could settle a match in which both teams started with caution, however England B started to get into their groove and broke the deadlock after 25 minutes.


Title rivals see red in Olim League

February 19, 2012

Fierce rivals England and FC Jaffa were forced to share the points in the latest round of matches in the Hamilton FX Olim League.


Olim review: February 12

February 14, 2012

England A got their title bid back on track with a hard fought 3-2 victory over Ashdod.

They went into the game looking to bounce back from last week's defeat to Aviv and they made the better start, with some neat passing moves leading to numerous chances but Omri Hamama and Yarden failed to hit the target.


Olim League review: February 4

February 6, 2012

A goal from Martin Udeani earned Aviv City a 2-1 over defending champions England A in the Hamilton FC Olim League.

England A went into the game with the psychological edge after beating Aviv City twice last season, by respective five and six goal margins.

However, Aviv City have bounced from their poor debut season, including a record high of second place earlier this season.


Title rivals drop points in Olim League

January 31, 2012

A strike from Roy Ben Zehou earned England FC a 1-1 draw against Jerusalem in Jaffa.

The arch rivals met on Saturday night, with the champions looking to avenge their defeat in the capital earlier in the season, to close the gap on Ra'anana at the top of the table.


Olim League round-up: January 21

January 24, 2012

England B returned to winning ways with a hard fought 1-0 win over Modiin in the Hamilton Court FX Olim League.

After their disappointing performance last week, England B managed to put a bit of daylight between themselves and the two teams directly below them.


Olim League review: January 14

January 18, 2012

A goal from star man Lolu Hibbert earned Jerusalem a 2-1 win over Ashdod in the Hamilton Court FX Olim League.

After a stormy weekend and still some uncertainty as to ‘whether’ the game would still be on, the air dried, (the pitch remained very wet), and left spectators with a cold winter night – perfect football conditions for Jerusalemites. It was game on!