Northern Football round-up: November 11

By James Masters, November 12, 2012

Republic of Flixton sent shockwaves through the Peter Morrison Trophy after stunning Leeds Maccabi 1st with a heroic 2-0 victory.

The MJSL league leaders booked their place in the last 16 of the national competition courtesy of strikes from Rob Jacobs and Adam Tauber.


Republic in cup exit

By James Masters, November 5, 2012

Republic of Flixton’s preparations for next weekend’s Peter Morrison Trophy clash took a knock after they were dumped out of the FA Sunday Amateur Trophy.

The MJSL league leaders were beaten 3-1 by Eccles Premier Division side Salford Athletic in a hard-fought encounter.

Rob Jacobs’ second half strike had given Republic hope after they trailed 2-0 at the break.


Northern football round-up: October 28

By James Masters, October 29, 2012

Leeds Maccabi 1st produced a five-star showing as they continued their stunning start to the season.

Ian Selwyn’s men cruised to a 5-0 away win at West Wortley to make it five wins from their opening six league games in the Sunday Alliance Premier Division.


Republic shock Stars

By James Masters, October 22, 2012

Stuart Delmonte heaped praise on his Republic of Flixton heroes after they secured a stunning 3-2 victory over Sierra Stars in the Manchester FA Sunday Amateur Cup.

Trailing by a single goal at the break against the Manchester Amateur Sunday League side, Republic hit back through Leor Sidle to take the game into extra-time.


Northern Football round-up: October 21

By James Masters, October 22, 2012

Manchester Maccabi 1st cruised into the second round of the Peter Morrison Trophy after crushing Oakhill Lions.

Maccabi, who won the competition in 2010, were rarely troubled by the MJSL side as they cruised to a 7-1 victory.

Martin Simons’ side will now take on FC Cosmos for a place in the Third Round.


Northern Football round-up: October 14

By James Masters, October 15, 2012

Republic of Flixton continued their stunning start to the season by crushing Oakhill Lions in the opening round of the Harold Feldman Trophy.

The Manchester students had hoped to pull off a huge shock but were given short shrift as Republic cruised to a 7-2 victory.


Northern football round-up: September 30

By James Masters, October 3, 2012

Republic of Flixton threw down the gauntlet to their MJSL rivals after smashing nine for the second time this season.

Republic are six points clear of defending champions Haroldeans following their 9-0 demolition of Leeds Maccabi 3rd.

Rob Jacobs continued his impressive start to the season by firing four goals, while Steve Garman and Daniel Garman both got two each.


Northern football round-up: September 23

September 24, 2012

Republic of Flixton extended their lead at the top of the MJSL to six points following a comfortable 3-0 win over Leeds Maccabi 3rd.

Saul Shapiro scored twice in the first half and Jonny Alexander grabbed a third as the title favourites continued their stunning start to the season.


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