Danny Caro's 2011 Jewish sports oscars

By Danny Caro, December 30, 2011

It's been another busy year for professional and amateur Jewish sportsmen and women across the globe.

For many, the European Maccabi Games in Vienna was the highlight, while there were also some great performances in the world of Sunday morning football.

We've also seen some exceptional performances on the world stage, with a fair bit of silverware along the way.


So nearly for Neasden

By Danny Caro, December 22, 2011

North West Neasden A missed the chance to go top of the JC MSFL Premier Division following a pulsating 3-3 draw against defending champions Redbridge Jewish Care A.

Marc Lazare fired a double with Lee Cash scoring the goal of the game with a stunning 35-yard effort for Neasden.

Redbridge's goals came through Adam Bolle (2) and Danny Hakimi.


Danny Caro's Division One TOTW: Dec 18

By Danny Caro, December 20, 2011

1. Ilan Ben-Zion (Southgate Harmen B)

2. Sam Franks (Brixton Old Boys A)

3. Alex Norman (Chigwell Athletic)

4. Jon Swead (Chigwell Athletic)

5. Lee Hyams (Chigwell Athletic)

6. Russell Brill (Chigwell Athletic)

7. James Kay, (Brixton Old Boys A)

8. Dan Castle (Chigwell Athletic)

9. Rob Blackman (Brixton Old Boys A)

10. Paul Stein (Southgate Harmen B)


Danny Caro's Team of the Week: Dec 18

By Danny Caro, December 20, 2011

1. ILAN BEN-ZION (Southgate Harmen B) - "regular right-back, help out the team by taking the gloves and had a blinder in goal. He commanded his box well and pulled off a number of match winning saves. Thoroughly deserved Man-of-the-Match award in the shock win over Norstar A


FC Team La Manga tour diary

December 20, 2011

FC Team have returned home from another successful trip to La Manga in Spain.

The club played three games in four days - winning one and losing two.

They stepped straight off the plane for their first game on Thursday night, an 8.30pm kick-off at Muleno Stadium against Muleno CF.

FC Team 1 Muleno CF 3
Goal Scorer: Craig Edwards


Super SPEC FC go third

December 19, 2011


Promotion-chasing SPEC FC had far to much on the day with goals from Ricky Lawrence, Jack Bookatz, Robert Murray, Craig Cohen and JC star man Dan Cohen taking them past Jewventus.

As the snow fell heavily over the Cinderella Hairena, SPEC ensured they ended the calendar year in true seasonal style with a Christmas cracker.


JC MSFL top scorers - December 18

By James Masters, December 19, 2011

Doron Weinstein leads the goalscoring charts going into the winter break.

18 - Doron Weinstein (Redbridge Jewish Care C)

17 - Craig Sandford (Glenthorne B), Terry Jeffries (Temple Fortune B)

16 – Dan Orgel (Redbridge JC B), Saul Conway (Shirley Park), Dan Hildebrand (Brady B - includes 7 for Faithfold)


Jaeger Bombs away for Brady B

By Danny Caro, December 18, 2011


Brady B recovered from their first league defeat of the season and being knocked out of the cup to record an impressive win against the battling Temple Fortune B at the Lane today.


JC MSFL Goal of the Week: December 18

By Danny Caro, December 18, 2011

WINNER: - Lee Cash (NW Neasden A) - "a goal that will be remembered for a very long time. It was one of those where you will be able to say ‘I was there the day Lee Cash scored that'. The ball dropped out the sky 35 yards away from goal. Lee turned and unleashed a strike that seemed to stop time; the moment it left his boot you just new this was something special.


JC MSFL Team of the Week: the contenders - Dec 18

By Danny Caro, December 18, 2011

GK - Michael Perkin (NW Neasden C), Ilan Ben-Zion (Southgate Harmen B)

Defenders - Jon Swead, Russell Brill, Lee Hyams, Alex Norman (all Chigwell Athletic), Sam Franks (Brixton A), Adam Levene (NW Neasden A), Jonny Meltzer, Matthew Posner (both Brady B), Jake Gottlieb (NW Neasden A), Doug Berlin (SPEC FC)