Northern Football round-up: April 7

April 8, 2013

Leeds Maccabi 1st suffered penalty heartbreak as they crashed out of the Sunday Alliance Premier Division Cup at the semi-final stage.

Oshri Amar missed the crucial kick as Leeds suffered an agonising 10-9 defeat from the spot following a pulsating 1-1 draw against league champions New Unicorn.


Northern Football round-up: March 24

By James Masters, March 25, 2013

South Manchester Sports 1st are on course for a historic double after booking their place in the semi-finals of the Peter Morrison Trophy.

Laurence Newman's men built on their impressive league win over Miam Miam last week by defeating reigning MSFL champions and cup holders Hendon United Sports Club A 3-1 after extra-time at the Armitage.


Northern Football round-up: March 17

By James Masters, March 18, 2013

Bobby Abrams kept South Manchester Sports Club 1st title hopes alive with a dramatic second half strike.

Abrams got the only goal of the game with 15 minutes remaining as South saw off rivals Miam Miam in a tussle between the top two in Manchester Accountants League.


Northern Football round-up: March 10

By James Masters, March 11, 2013

South Manchester Sports 1st warmed up for next Sunday’s title tussle with rivals Miam Miam in perfect style by crushing basement boys Bowler 8-1.

South, who must defeat Miam Miam to have any chance of successfully defending their Manchester Accountants League crown, cruised to victory thanks to another hat-trick from Adam Lavin.


Northern Football round-up: February 24

By James Masters, February 25, 2013

Republic of Flixton strengthened their grip on the MJSL title after defeating reigning champions Haroldeans 3-1 in Manchester.

Republic, who are now two points clear of Manchester Maccabi 2nd with a game in hand, saw off the Merseysiders thanks to Rob Jacobs’ double and a James Rosenberg strike.


Northern Football round-up: February 17

By James Masters, February 19, 2013

Leeds Maccabi 1st warmed up for next Sunday’s title showdown in style by hitting Armley Conservatives for six.

Ian Selwyn’s men must defeat league leaders and reigning champions New Unicorn to have any chance of landing the Sunday Alliance crown.

The teams currently sit level on points at the top with Maccabi having played two games more.


Northern Football round-up: February 10

By James Masters, February 11, 2013

Leeds Maccabi 1st missed a glorious opportunity to move level at the top of the Sunday Alliance Premier League after conceding a dramatic late equaliser.

Leading 2-1 against defending champions New Unicorn thanks to goals from Nick Vale and Jordan Marks, the current leaders hit back with just four minutes remaining to steal a point.


Peter Morrison Trophy quarter-final draw

By Danny Caro, February 8, 2013

Here is the draw for the last eight of this season's Jewish FA Cup.

Republic of Flixton vs Camden Park (Camden won)

North London Raiders A vs Redridge Jewish Care

Manchester Maccabi 1st vs Brady Maccabi A

South Manchester Sports Club vs Hendon United Sports Club A

Dates to be confirmed


Republic two good for Chigwell

By Danny Caro, February 4, 2013


Dark horses Republic of Flixton proved too strong for Chigwell Athletic, scoring a goal in each half to send the east Londoners home empty-handed.


Northern football round-up: February 3

By James Masters, February 4, 2013

Republic of Flixton showed they mean business in this year’s Peter Morrison Trophy after dumping out MSFL side Chigwell Athletic in the National Round.

The MJSL league leaders were too hot to handle for the MSFL Division One side and moved through to the quarter-finals with a 2-0 win courtesy of goals from Saul Shapiro and Rob Jacobs.