Sport takes back-seat for now

By Danny Caro, August 8, 2014

Sport is the last thing on the minds of the majority of Israelis right now, but it’s a way of living for so many too.

These were meant to be exciting times for professional sportsmen and women around the country, but they have had the spotlight pulled from under their feet.


Real will be fittest in league, says Shafron

By Danny Caro, August 4, 2014

Maccabi League new boys Real Sosobad will get a helping hand from Bolton manager Dougie Freedman after sealing a sponsorship deal with leisure firm Focus Fitness.

The MGBSFL Division Three side will receive a new sponsored kit and the players will benefit from nutritional advice, plus occasional visits from Freedman, along with business partner Gavin Heeroo.


Peter Morrison Trophy revamped

July 29, 2014

The format for next season's Peter Morrison Trophy has been changed to allow teams in the lower divisions a greater chance to progress to the latter stages of the competition.


Israel gets 10 out of 10 for trying

By Danny Caro, July 25, 2014

Although some will no doubt see Israel’s latest performance on the European stage as a failure, I believe qualification in itself was a major achievement.


Pre-season friendlies & signings

By Danny Caro, July 23, 2014

Keep up to date with the latest pre-season friendly results and new signings first and fastest here.


RUSSELL YERSHON was the hat-trick hero as Chigs warmed-up for their first season in the Maccabi Masters League with a big win over local rivals Loughton. Steve Summers put the icing on the cake.


The race for Fogelman reaches boiling point

July 22, 2014

Richard Fogelman has put every Maccabi Masters League team on red alert with his recent announcement that he will be plying his trade with the older boys this season.

After a staggering 42 goals in 16 matches for L'Equipe last season in the MGBSFL, the 2014/15 golden boot winner and Division Three player of the year is hot property.


MGBSFL Season 2014/15 format

By Danny Caro, July 22, 2014

Five new teams have entered the MGBSFL for seasons 2014/15 which begins on September 7.

1. Faithfold A
2. FC Team A
3. Harmen (P)
4. Hendon United Sports Club A
5. Maccabi London Lions Blue
6. Norstar London Raiders A
7. North West Neasden (P)
8. Oakwood A
9. Redbridge Jewish Care A
10. Woodford Wanderers (P)




Cyril Anekstein Cup 2014/15 first round draw

By Danny Caro, July 22, 2014

Cup holders Hendon United Sports Club A have received a bye in the first round draw, while the tie of the round sees 2014 runners-up Norstar London Raiders A take on former winners Redbridge Jewish Care A.


Oakwood A vs KS United

Norstar London Raiders A vs Redbridge Jewish Care A

Faithfold B vs London Rovers


It's all change at FC Team

By Danny Caro, July 21, 2014

FC Team have announced a major restructuring, with Michael Myers and Ben Gilbey taking over as A-team managers from Mitch Young.

Young has led the club’s first string for the past 11 years, but he has decided to take charge of the B team for season 2014/15, with David Gordon leading the challenge of FC Team C.


JC summer rumour mill

By Danny Caro, July 18, 2014

There's talk of record-breaking deals taking place in the MGBSFL over the summer.

Boca Jewniors’s midfielder Dovi Fehler is on Hendon United’s radar after a series of rave reviews last season.

Team Maccabi GB star Daran Bern has admitted "I've had better days" after learning he will be sidelined for several weeks with a dislocated shoulder.