JC Olim League

Classy Colman puts England A on top

By Danny Caro, December 27, 2011

Hamilton Court FX Olim League
England A 1 England B 0

A 75th minute strike from Team GB star Motti Colman earned England A victory over England B in the Hamilton Court FX League.

The first competitive fixture between these two sides took place on Saturday night and proved to be a very tight affair.


Olim round-up: December 17

December 19, 2011

Hamilton Court FX Olim League round-up

England B 3
Ashdod 2

England B were yet again hit by injury and absentees on Saturday night with two last minute pull-outs leaving them with just 11 "lions" to play the full 90 minutes.


Olim league round-up

December 13, 2011

Aviv City 3 Jerusalem 2

Jerusalem went into the game as league leaders, having won three of their four games and scoring 15 goals in their last two matches.

Aviv City, who finished one spot above bottom last season, have improved their squad and were third in the table


Olim round-up: Jerusalem go top

December 6, 2011

Jerusalem entertained England B on a cold night in the capital in what would prove to be another masterclass of attacking football.

With three late drop outs leaving them with only one substitute, manager Richard Pater jigged things around, getting his tactics spot on for a 7-2 victory to put Jerusalem top on goal difference.


Champions end Ra'anana's winning run

November 28, 2011

Surprise package Ra'anana hosted last year's champions England FC last night with the tails high after winning all three of their opening games in the Hamilton Court FX Olim League.

The game was tense from the off with neither team able to take control or create any chances of note.


Red-hot Jerusalem put eight past Modiin

November 22, 2011

Hamilton Court FX Olim League
Modiin 1 Jerusalem 8

A master-class of attacking football and finishing from Jerusalem strikers Moishe Lewis and Eran Ben Ari secured a resounding 8-1 victory for the side from the capital at struggling Modiin.


Olim League review: November 13

November 15, 2011

Jaffa 1 England FC 1
This was somewhat of a charity shield affair, as last season's league winners England faced last season's cup winners Jaffa, in the derby that never disappoints when it comes to entertainment. As always there were a few flying challenges and handbags as both sides battled out theis bitter rivalry.


Olim League round-up: November 6

November 7, 2011

Olim League champions England FC were made to work as they edged past Ashdod 2-1.

The champions, started the game positively pushing forward on every opportunity and dominating possession with the Ashdod keeper making two great saves from Aviv Saphir and blocking a trademark belter from Josh Portnoi. Roy then had a free header at the back post that he just could not connect with.


Olim League Week One round-up

October 7, 2011

The opening weekend of the Olim League season produced a combination of goals and fireworks.

Jerusalem 3 England FC 2
Jerusalem shocked the Olim football world on Saturday night as they defeated last year's champions, England FC.

Jerusalem debutant Moishe Lewis stole the headlines as he scored the first hat-trick ever conceded by England FC.


Lewis gets Jerusalem off to a flyer

October 5, 2011

Olim League
Jerusalem 3 England FC 2

The opening weekend of the 2011-2012 season pitted England FC, champions for the past two seasons against Jerusalem, the champions from three years ago.