Maccabi Masters review: April 1

By Jeremy Silverstone, April 2, 2012

The 2012 Henry Swerner Maccabi Masters Cup Final – to be held at Wingate & Finchley FC on April 29 – will be contested between Brady A and Glenthorne A, after their respective semi-final wins over London Maccabi Lions and South Mancs.

Brady beat Lions 3-1 win with goals from Mark Wagman, Laurence Myers and Nick Collins. Laurence Leigh claimed a consolation for the Lions.


Maccabi Masters round-up: March 25

By Jeremy Silverstone, March 26, 2012

EDRS Stonegrove set up a semi-final clash against Temple Fortune after hitting Hendon Harriers for six in the Nathan Horwitz MMFL Division 2 Cup, sponsored by Atlantis Travel.

Goals from Tony Platman, Phil Silver, Ian Leader, Martin Seifert (2) and an own goal eased them through. Ilan Cohen grabbed Hendon’s consolation.


Muamba incident is a real wake-up call to Maccabi footballers

By Danny Caro, March 23, 2012

Stuart Lustigman, the chairman of the Maccabi Masters League, has described the Muamba incident as "a real wake-up call" to Sunday morning footballers.

Lustigman this week emailed all clubs in the over-35's league, advising them to ensure they have someone qualified on hand to deal with similar incidents.


Maccabi Masters review: March 18

By Jeremy Silverstone, March 18, 2012

League champions Brady Maccabi A reached the semi-finals of the Henry Swerner Cup after a nail-biting penalty shoot-out win over North London Raiders.

The teams finished 2-2 after normal time. Gideon Barnett bagged a brace for Brady. Raiders' goals came through Lloyd Becker and Ashley Davidson.


Hamilton FX Olim League round-up: March 11

March 13, 2012

A goal from Lolu Hibbert and a late brace from Calev Ben-Dor saw Jerusalem maintain thier title challenge with a 3-0 victory over England B.


Maccabi Masters review: March 11

March 11, 2012

Strikes from aul Allen, Jason Levy and Greg Morris saw Glenthorne United A progress at the expense of Faithfold in the Henry Swerner MMFL Cup.

Jamie Lustigman getting Faithfold’s consolation.

London Maccabi Lions also progressed, with a 4-2 win over Hendon, courtesy of a hat-trick from Marc Morris and a goal from David Pollock.


Maccabi Masters review: March 4

By Jeremy Silverstone, March 5, 2012

Glenthorne B came from behind to progress at the expense of Glenthorne C in the Nathan Horwitz MMFL Division 2 Cup, thanks to two goals from Gary Adams.

Early on an upset looked on the cards when Howard Wallis gave the C-team a shock lead


Brady A win fifth consecutive Maccabi Masters League title

By Jeremy Silverstone, February 27, 2012

The all-conquering Brady Maccabi A ran out 3-1 winners against North London Raiders to retain the Maccabi Masters Football League title for the fifth consecutive season.

Two goals from Max Radford - including a 40-yard screamer - and one from Mark Wagman gave Brady the win they needed to secure the championship. In response, Ashley Davidson scored from the spot for Raiders.


Maccabi Masters review: February 19

By Jeremy Silverstone, February 19, 2012

Strikes from Adam Kay, Jason Levy and Paul Allen saw Glenthorne United A come from behind to beat Scrabble in the Henry Swerner Cup. Dan Ruckin had put Scrabble ahead.

It was also a good day for Glenthorne B who registered a perfect 10 against Clayhall Park Casuals in the Nathan Horwitz Division Two Cup.


Cup of joy for ice-cool Mancs

February 16, 2012

A James Temple double steered South Mancs into the second round of the Henry Swerner MMFL Cup following a 4-0 success over Marshside at the Hive.

In the only Masters match that survived the weather, Division Two new boys Marshside contained Mancs for the majority of the first half and they missed the chance to forge ahead when David Hyman was put through one-on-one with the goalkeeper only to