MJSL

Rangers can bounce back, says Freedman

March 11, 2014

TONY COHEN MEMORIAL CUP
SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 2nd 2 REICH INSURANCE RANGERS 1

Reich Insurance Rangers chief Michael Freedman backed his side to recover from this first-leg loss in the Tony Memorial Cup.

Dan Linton and a Mark Collins penalty was enough for South Manchester Sports 2nd to take an advantage.

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Super Shiffman keeps Haroldeans dreaming

March 11, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
HAROLDEANS 3 OAKHILL LIONS 2

Adam Shiffman’s hat-trick kept Haroldeans’ faint title hopes alive.

The Merseysiders need to win all their remaining games and hope runaway leaders Maccabi Manchester 2nds slip up.

But Shiffman’s treble kept Haroldeans in the hunt and boss Fraser Saville praised his prolific striker.

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Peter Morrison Trophy quarter-final draw

By Danny Caro, March 10, 2014

Here is the draw for the last eight of the Jewish FA Cup.

Chigwell Athletic vs South Manchester (South won)

Faithfold A vs Hendon United Sports Club A (Hendon won)

Brady Maccabi B vs FC Team B (Team won)

Norstar London Raiders A vs Oakwood A

The ties will be played on March 23

Semi-finals will be April 6

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Oaks cry foul over Gilman goal

By Danny Caro, March 7, 2014

Oakhill Lions have lodged a complaint with MJSL chiefs following super-sub Adam Gilman’s last-gasp equaliser for Leeds Maccabi 2nds.

The students were up in arms after learning that Gilman had played for Leeds 1st just hours earlier.

And after the striker leapt off the bench to cancel out Chris Egan’s early strike, Oakhill boss Josh Daniels said: “We were not too happy.

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Cup woe for Rovers

March 4, 2014

SHONNY TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL FIRST LEG
HYDE PARK ROVERS 0 REICH INSURANCE RANGERS 1

Heaton Park Rovers boss David Seligman didn’t know whether to laugh or cry after his side crashed to a quarter- final first-leg defeat in the Shonn Trophy.

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Manchester football round-up: February 24

February 25, 2014

It was another good weekend for AFC Flixton, while Oakhill Lions, Maccabi Manchester 2nd and Heaton Park Rovers notched up impressive victories in the Shonn Trophy. Darren Witcoop reflects on all the action.

PETER MORRISON TROPHY
LEEDS MACCABI 1ST 2 SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 3

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Oaks in pole position, says Daniels

By Danny Caro, February 25, 2014

SHONN TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL FIRST LEG
AFC FLIXTON RESERVES 1 OAKHILL LIONS 4

Oakhill Lions continued their hot streak as they put AFC Flixton Reserves to the sword.

The students, who are unbeaten in 2014, are now firm favourites to progress to the Shonn Trophy semi-finals.

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It's only half-time, warns Modlin

February 25, 2014

SHONN TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL FIRST LEG
MACCABI MANCHESTER 2nd 5 SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 2nd 0

Irving Modlin praised Maccabi Manchester 2nds five-star cup showing against South Manchester Sports 2nd.

Modlin’s men put one-foot in the Shon Trophy semi-finals after romping home 5-0, with Jack Myers, Saul Davies and Dan Rubensteen all netted before the break.

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Four-midable Franks back to his best

By Danny Caro, February 24, 2014

SHONN TROPHY
HEATON PARK ROVERS 6 HAROLDEANS 3

Heaton Park Rovers hitman Jonathan Franks rediscovered his scoring touch in devastating fashion to gun down Haroldeans.

Franks, the prolific striker, bagged four goals to overcome a mini-drought and end the Liverpool outfit’s involvement in this season’s Shon Trophy.

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Maccabi 2nds close in on MJSL title

February 3, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
MACCABI MANCHESTER 2nd 3 AFC FLIXTON RESERVES 0

Maccabi Manchester 2nds took another giant step towards the MJSL title on their return to action.

The league leaders, who resumed are a fou-week break, looked like they had never been away in a one-sided display to down Flixton.

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