South Manchester dominate JC Northern Football awards

By James Masters, June 6, 2012

South Manchester Sports Club 1st dominated the JC Northern Football Awards as manager Darryl Lee and striker Adam Lavin scooped the top prizes.

South Manchester boss Lee was named JC Northern Manager of the Year after leading his side to a league and cup double and his side was also hailed as JC Northern Team of the Season.


JC MJSL Team of the Year 2012

By James Masters, June 6, 2012

Haroldeans trio Paul Harris, Zach Goodman and Bobby Abrams were all included in the JC MJSL Team of the Year after helping their side win the league title.

They are joined by Manchester Maccabi duo Josh Samberg and Jake Kelly as well as Hyde Park’s Oli Grant.


JC Northern Team of the Year 2012

By James Masters, June 6, 2012

After an enthralling season, the JC Northern All-Star team has been announced with South Manchester dominating the selection process.

Darryl Lee’s men won the league and cup double and boast four players in the team, while three MJSL clubs are also represented.


Delmonte and Rosenberg leave Manchester for Republic

By James Masters, May 31, 2012

Republic of Mancunia have pulled off a managerial masterstroke after securing the signatures of Stuart Delmonte and Tony Rosenberg.

The duo, who left their roles at Manchester Maccabi 1st on Tuesday, have agreed a deal to take over the
Republic 1st team after their resignations were accepted by club chairman Howard Hyman.


Abrams named MJSL Player of the Season

By James Masters, May 24, 2012

Bobby Abrams finished the season in style after celebrating his MJSL Player of the Year award with a stunning hat-trick.

The Haroldeans hitman took his tally to 24 league goals for the season to earn the MJSL Golden Boot following his heroics against Broughton.


Cup joy for Crumpsall

By James Masters, May 17, 2012

Republic of Mancunia 1st 0 Crumpsall 2

Stuart Delmonte’s guest appearance inspired Crumpsall to a shock victory in the final of the Tony Cohen Memorial Trophy.

The Manchester Maccabi 1st boss was on the sidelines to guide Crumpsall past much fancied Republic of Mancunia 1st at Salford FC.


Northern team of the week: May 13

By James Masters, May 14, 2012

Here is the Northern Team of the Week for May 13.

1. Josh Samberg (Manchester Maccabi 1st)
2. Ben Kay (Broughton)
3. Alex Lee (Manchester Maccabi 1st)
4. Adam Jackson (South Manchester SC 2nd)
5. Ashley Loofe (Manchester Maccabi 1st)
6. Toby Levy (South Manchester SC 2nd)
7. Louis Basso (Manchester Maccabi 1st)
8. Josh Klepper (South Manchester SC 2nd)


MJSL round-up: May 13

By James Masters, May 14, 2012

Ben Johnson was the hero for Broughton as the basement boys finally gained their first win of the MJSL season.

Broughton had failed to secure victory in any of their 17 league games before sneaking past Crumpsall 1-0 to gain three priceless points.

Sydney Fulda’s men are three points behind Leeds Maccabi 3rd, who held Republic of Mancunia 1st to a 2-2 draw.


Cup glory for Rovers

By James Masters, May 10, 2012

Republic of Mancunia 1st 2
Hyde Park Rovers 3

Hyde Park Rovers boss David Domb signed off in style as his side survived a fierce Repbulic of Mancunia 1st fightback to seal the Shonn Trophy.


Northern team of the year nominations

By James Masters, May 9, 2012

Here are the nominations for the Northern Team of the Year.

The list was compiled following conversations with team managers and a number of players over the past couple of weeks.

There are also a number of separate individual categories for which players have been nominated.