MGBSFL

Raiders clinch league and cup double

By Danny Caro, May 3, 2015

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP FINAL
HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 1 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 3

A stunning first-half display from Norstar London Raiders A saw them blow Hendon United away at Wingate & Finchley to clinch the Cyril Anekstein Cup as they ended the season in style by completing the double.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: April 26

By Danny Caro, May 1, 2015

Adam Ellis moved to the top of the MGBSFL leaderboard after firing a double in Shacharit Donetsk's final game.

OVERALL

34 - Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

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32 – Daniel Garfinkle (Redbridge JC B – including 11 for RJC A)

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27 - James Gershfield (Harmen)
Simon Moses (Blancos – includes two for Brady)

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BGTF pen pics: meet Los Blancos

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Formed in the summer of 2010 by Josh Cohen, Marc Benamram and Joel Minsky, and as per the team name, Los Blancos "stupidly" decided to play in white. Five seasons and a fair few tubs of Vanish later, LB are embarking on their first trip to The Harry Abrahams Stadium.

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Result all that matters in BGT final, says Young

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Mitch Young believes the result is all that matters as FC Team B look to complete a league and cup double when they take on Los Blancos in the Barry Goldstein Trophy final.

Team warmed up for Sunday’s visit to Wingate & Finchley with a 4-1 victory over Oakwood B, bringing down the curtain on their successful league campaign.

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BGTF pen pics: meet FC Team B

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Founded by Mitchell Young in 2003, whilst at Birmingham University, FC Team have made a rapid rise up the football ladder.

2004-2005:
Runners-up in Birmingham Inter Mural League

2005-2006:
Finished 5th in JC MSFL Division 5
Mitch Young wins JC MSFL Divisional Player of the season
Mitch Young - league runner-up top-scorer

Creation of FC Team B

2006-2007

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CACF pen pics: meet NL Raiders A

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Having wrestled the MGBSFL Premier Division title from Hendon United clutches, Raiders will attempt to pick their pockets again as they go in search of the double in the CAC final. Meet the players looking to come down the famous Wingate & Finchley steps with winners' medals on Sunday.

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CACF pen pics: meet Hendon United SC A

By Danny Caro, April 29, 2015

Having had a tougher run to the final, Hendon boss David Garbacz believes it will need a real squad effort to retain the cup against Raiders at Wingate & Finchley on Sunday. And here they are ...

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Raiders will face a different Hendon on Sunday, says Garbacz

By Danny Caro, April 29, 2015

David Garbacz insists Hendon United will use their recent league defeat as motivation to beat Norstar London Raiders in this weekend’s Cyril Anekstein Cup final.

Last season’s treble winners saw their hopes of another clean sweep ended when Raiders, who lifted the MGBSFL Premier Division title on Sunday, beat them last month.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: April 26

By Danny Caro, April 28, 2015

Here are my star men from Matchday 33 of the season.

1. MIKE MYERS (FC Team A) - outstanding performance against Raiders, including several top saves

2. DAVID JAMES COHEN (FC Team A) - SEE PLAYER OF THE WEEK

3. DAN FIELD (NW Neasden) - "having hardly played all season, he came into the side today and was dominant. Strong, quick and no nonsense defending"

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FC Team A have come a long way, says Gilbey

By Danny Caro, April 27, 2015

MGBSFL PREMIER DIVISION
FC TEAM A 2 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 1

Ben Gilbey believes FC Team's victory over newly-crowned MGBSFL champions NLR has shown how far his side have come.

A double from Shim Bensoor earned Team an impressive victory over a NLR, just a week after a 10-0 mauling at the hands of Redbridge.

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