Fox: Help us respect you

By Danny Caro, September 2, 2011

Martin Fox, the JC MSFL’s Referees Secretary, believes that the RESPECT campaign is a two-way thing.

Fox said: “I want everyone to respect the RESPECT campaign. I want to see more teams respect refs. I want to see more teams, win or lose, shake the hand of the ref and more sportsmanship. People must remember that it’s not the referee’s fault when a team loses.


Wolff: We have a lot to look forward to

By Danny Caro, September 2, 2011

David Wolff, chairman of the JC MSFL, believes that there is a lot to look forward to ahead of the new season.

Wolff, 66, has spearheaded the league for 41 years. He said: “The beginning of the season is always an exciting time. I’m pleased that we’ve increased the numbers, albeit slightly.”


Thornes out to burst the bubble

September 1, 2011


The Thornes mopped up last season as they were crowned second division champions with Daniel Lipman winning the top player award. Lipman, who will lead the team on his own this season, is targeting "a third consecutive promotion as well as two good cup runs".


Slater's Chigwell full of eastern promise

September 1, 2011


Title contenders Chigwell could be the real deal this season, especially in a brand new JC-sponsored kit. Manager Richard Slater said: "If we manage to keep a fit squad throughout the season I believe we'll be in the mix.

"The club has won every other lower league, but the title has slipped away twice now."


JC MSFL Week 1 preview

By Danny Caro, August 31, 2011

The JC MSFL Season 2011/12 gets under way on Sunday with 50 teams battling it out after a summer of glory for some in Vienna and activity for others in the transfer market. Danny Caro looks ahead to the action.



Season 2011/12: Week One fixtures

By Danny Caro, August 29, 2011

Defending champions Redbridge Jewish Care A start season 2011/12 with a tough looking fixture at North London Raiders A, while Hendon A, last season's runners-up, take on newly-promoted FC Team A.


Southgate Harmen A vs North West Neasden A
North London Raiders A vs Redbridge Jewish Care A
FC Team A vs Hendon United Sports Club A


Smiles for FC Team as Moss does Dad proud

By David Gold, August 25, 2011

There was an emotional and fitting tribute to the late Peter Moss as FC Team drew 2-2 with a Tottenham legends XI in an entertaining memorial game for the MSFL Premier Division side's former President.

A Tottenham team including Steve Sedgley, Andy Sinton and Justin Edinburgh all turned out but it was Peter's son, Gideon, who stole the show.


MSFL preview: Division Three

By Danny Caro, August 25, 2011

Division Three looks to be the most open in the MSFL with 10 teams vying for a top two finish.


One of a number of clubs to have been promoted from Division Four last season, Louis Taylor's Neasden will be looking to go up by right this year.


MSFL Season Preview: Division Four

By Danny Caro, August 18, 2011

Six new teams have joined the Maccabi League for season 2011/12. Here we get the low-down on the 10 participating teams in Division Four.



Pre-season friendlies round-up

By Danny Caro, August 16, 2011

Find out how MSFL teams have been preparing for the new season.

Sunday, August 28

Faithfold A 2 Montana Boca United 2
Strikes from new signing Simon Lindell and Gary Cohen saw Montana finish on level terms with Faithfold at the Hive.

Mike Pearson bagged a brace for Faithfold.