Manchester football round-up: September 16

By James Masters, September 19, 2012

Republic of Flixton continued their stunning start to the season with the 9-0 demolition of Manchester Maccabi 3rd.

Maccabi, who had beaten Republic 1-0 in their previous meeting, were overwhelmed as Rob Jacobs grabbed a hat-trick for the league leaders.

Daniel Garman scored twice, with Jacob Kleinman, Steve Garman, Jacob Shapiro and Adam Tauber also getting on the scoresheet.


Peter Morrison Trophy round one draw

By Danny Caro, September 16, 2012

Here are the southern and northern draws for this season's Maccabi GB Peter Morrison Trophy.


Faithfold B vs Norstar B

Chigwell Athletic vs Faithfold C

Brady Maccabi B vs North West Neasden A

North London Raiders B vs LML Maccabiah Masters

FC Team B vs Southgate Harmen

Temple Fortune vs Boca Juniors

Tottenham Chutzpah vs Glenthorne United A


MJSL round-up: September 9

By James Masters, September 12, 2012

Dan Garman’s hat-trick inspired Republic of Flixton to a crushing 7-0 win over FC Cosmos.

Garman netted a classy treble, while Saul Shapiro’s brace and further strikes by Daniel Selwyn and Jacob Shapiro completed the rout.


Northern Team of the Week: September 2

By James Masters, September 3, 2012

Here is the Northern Team of the Week for September 2nd.

1. Josh Samberg (Manchester Maccabi 1st)
2. Adam Tauber (Republic of Flixton)
3. Alex Lee (Manchester Maccabi 1st)
4. Alex Singer (Manchester Maccabi 1st)
5. Richard Black (Leeds Maccabi 1st)
6. Colin Abrahams (Leeds Maccabi 1st)
7. Jacob Kleinman (Republic of Flixton)
8. Charles Myers (Leeds Maccabi 1st)


MJSL round-up: September 2

By James Masters, September 3, 2012

Republic of Flixton maintained their impressive start to the season with a comfortable 4-0 win over last season’s basement boys Broughton.

Jacob Kleinman continued his rich vein of goalscoring form with a double, while Adam Tauber and Moise Hasid also got in on the act.


Maccabi and Republic finish all square

By Danny Caro, August 30, 2012

Manchester Maccabi 2nd 1 Republic of Flixton 1

New boys Maccabi Manchester 2nd started off their campaign with a 1-1 draw against Republic of Flixton at Brooklands.


Republic hit South Manchester for six

By Danny Caro, August 30, 2012

Republic of Flixton 6 South Manchester Sports 2nd 0

A hat-trick from ROB JACOBS helped title hopefuls Republic of Flixton get their campaign off to a dream start as they hit South Manchester for six.


Gould late show steers Maccabi to cup glory

By Danny Caro, August 30, 2012

Darren Rose Memorial Trophy
Maccabi Manchester 2 MJSL Rep Team 1

A late strike from Ben Gould saw Manchester Maccabi win the Darren Rose Memorial Trophy after a hard fought contest against the MJSL.

Maccabi just about edged the game although MJSL will count themselves unlucky hitting the woodwork and having a lot more of the ball in good positions.


Mixed reaction to MJSL late format change

August 24, 2012

The MJSL committee came under fire this week following its dramatic late U-turn in abandoning plans for a second division .

The 12 teams were set to be split into two tiers following a committee meeting on August 16 after the new format was agreed.

But just 24 hours later, the league ripped up its latest plans and reverted to having just a single division ahead of the new season.


MJSL Season 2012/13 preview

By James Masters, August 22, 2012

The MJSL kicks off this weekend with all 12 teams hoping for league success.

The newly-formed Republic of Flixton will be the team to beat this season following their acquisition of former Manchester Maccabi 1st managerial duo Stuart Delmonte and Tony Rosenberg.