MJSL

Haroldeans hit South Manchester for six

By Darren Witcoop, October 12, 2015

Jamie Harris led from the front with a brace as Haroldeans cruised past South Manchester Sports 3rd in the MJSL Joan Collins Premier Division.

Player-manager Harris, playing his first full game for a year, inspired the Merseysiders to a comfortable win.

Alastair Goldsmith, Adam Boyars, David Killey and Josh Roberts were also all on target in a 6-1 demolition.

More..

Maccabi comeback leaves HPR feeling Blue

By Darren Witcoop, October 12, 2015

Heaton Park Rovers’ season went from bad to worse after they were left stunned by a second-half comeback Maccabi Manchester Blues in a 4-3 defeat in the MJSL Joan Collins Premier.

Jonathan Franks (2) and and James Lewis had the hosts cruising. But they tired visibly after the break and Maccabi Manchester Blue seized the initiative.

More..

Maccabi Yellows are contenders, says Radiven

By Darren Witcoop, October 7, 2015

Anton Radiven says Manchester Maccabi Yellow are about to discover if they are genuine MJSL title contenders.

The Yellows have been the surprise packages after winning four matches in a row. Their latest triumph came via a Roy Fux winner against South Manchester Sports 3rd.

And now the acid tests arrives when they face favourites and reigning champions Leeds Maccabi.

More..

Heaton Park have turned the corner, says Seligman

October 7, 2015

David Seligman believes Heaton Park Rovers have turned a corner after recovering from their early-season blip.

HPR were expected to once again be in the MJSL title mix but suffered two successive defeats to kick off the new campaign.

More..

Manchester Maccabi won't get ahead of themselves, says Radiven

By Darren Witcoop, September 30, 2015

Maccabi Manchester Yellow are the shock early-season pacesetters in the MJSL.

Anton Radiven’s newly assembled side maintained their 100 per cent record thanks to a 3-2 win at sister club Maccabi Manchester Blue.

The visitors showed their fighting qualities after falling behind to first-half goals from Jake Adshead and player manager Jonny Rose.

More..

Boyars halts Leeds Maccabi's winning run in MJSL

By Darren Witcoop, September 30, 2015

Haroldeans hero Adam Boyars ended Leeds Maccabi’s perfect start to the new season.

The Merseysiders' midfielder netted a deserved late leveller to cancel out James Landes’ opener.

It was no more than Haroldeans deserved as the champions were knocked off their perch.

More..

Maccabi are surprising many people, says Radiven

By Darren Witcoop, September 22, 2015

Anton Radiven warned the MJSL to underestimate Maccabi Manchester Yellow at their peril.

Heaton Park Rovers were the latest side to come a cropper after their shock 4-2 home defeat.

Anton Radiven’s men also upset the odds by beating Haroldeans last week. Sammy Dennison, Roy Fux, Jason Deach and Jonny Rashman all netted.

More..

There's no family like a South Manchester family

September 21, 2015

When South Manchester 2nd team lined up against the 3rd team this week, there were no fewer than four father-son combinations on the field.

South has family values at its core, dating back over 65 years to the days of the Abadi family, the Collinses and of course the Davises.

More..

Five-star Leeds Maccabi teach Heaton Park a lesson

By Darren Witcoop, September 16, 2015

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
HEATON PARK ROVERS 1 LEEDS MACCABI 5

Leeds Maccabi sent out a reminder they will once again need some stopping after their five-star display at Heaton Park Rovers.

The Yorkshire side swotted all teams aside last term. And the champions were at it again after last season’s nearest challengers HPR were sunk.

More..

Opening day win a real bonus, says Radiven

By Darren Witcoop, September 16, 2015

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
HAROLDEANS 2 MANCHESTER MACCABI YELLOW 3

MACCABI MANCHESTER YELLOW stunned Haroldeans in the standout result of the opening weekend in the MJSL.

Anton Radiven’s newly assembled side sealed a 3-2 win in Liverpool.

Maccabi Manchester Yellow struggled throughout last season and were forced to wait until they finally broke their duck.

More..