Football

Swift leaves Maccabi feeling Blue

By Darren Witcoop, November 25, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
HEATON PARK ROVERS 4 MACCABI MANCHESTER BLUE 0

Alex Swift was the hat-trick hero as Heaton Park Rovers piled on the misery for Maccabi Manchester Blue.

Swift’s treble condemned the winless visitors to a seventh defeat in eight games.

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Resilient Haroldeans maintain title challenge

By Darren Witcoop, November 25, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
HAROLDEANS 2 SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 2nd 0

Jamie Harris believes his team's strength in depth came to the fore as Haroldeans maintained the pressure at the top thanks to a hard-fought win over South Manchester 2nd.

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Magical Marks steers Leeds past Reich

By Darren Witcoop, November 25, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
LEEDS MACCABI 4 REICH INSURANCE RANGERS 1

Daniel Kristall claims Leeds Maccabi’s next three games will define their season.

The table-topping Yorkshiremen maintained their 100 per cent start thanks to Jordan Marks’ hat-trick against Reich Insurance Rangers.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: November 23

By Danny Caro, November 24, 2014

There was little movement at the top of the MGBSFL goal charts, although it Matchday 12 was memorable once again for London Rovers hotshot Avi Markeweicz who registered his fourth consecutive hat-trick.

OVERALL
17 - James Gershfield (Harmen)

14 - Jake Gilbert (NL Raiders B)

13 - Dave Woolman (Oakwood A)

12 - Avi Markiweicz (London Rovers)

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Onwards and upwards for Jerusalem

November 24, 2014

SPORTS DIRECT OLIM LEAGUE
MODI'IN 2 JERUSALEM 4

Jerusalem returned to second place after a lacklustre 4-2 victory over Modi'in in the Sports Direct Olim League.

After a wet Shabbat, the weather held off for the early evening kick off-in Modi'in, with the visitors knowing that anything but three points would end any potential title aspirations.

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Super Stanton sinks FC Team B

By Danny Caro, November 24, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION TWO
FC TEAM B 4 FC TEAM C 5

A devastating performance from Daniel Stanton helped FC Team C complete an outstanding league double over FC Team B to finish the weekend top of the table.

A brilliant brace from Dan Stanton plus one apiece from Aron Barnes, Dan Alfreds and top-scorer Adam Stolerman did the damage.

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South Manchester edged out by champions

November 24, 2014

MANCHESTER ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 1st 1 PWC 2

South Manchester succumbed 2-1 against reigning champions PWC in the Premier Division.

South made a nightmare start - conceding two early goals, both of which were a result of their own mistakes.

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Matt provides gloss finish in Raiders derby

By Danny Caro, November 24, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND THREE
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 6 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS B 1

Matt Stock was at his magical best as Norstar London Raiders A ultimately romped into the last eight of this season's Cyril Anekstein Cup at the expense of Division One leaders NLR B.

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Teams don't run Morrison, NFC do, says Thorne

By Danny Caro, November 24, 2014

Laurence Thorne insists organisers of the Peter Morrison Trophy have not made a mistake by making the Jewish FA Cup competition an open draw this season.

As the row over the format of this season’s National Cup rumbles on, Thorne believes teams are to blame rather than the administrators despite four clubs withdrawing without playing a match.

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Furman 'honoured' to be South Africa captain

November 24, 2014

Dean Furman admits he has been blown away by the reaction to him taking over as captain of South Africa.

Furman, 26, was appointed skipper for the match against Sudan which confirmed South Africa’s place at next year’s Africa Cup of Nations.

It was the first game Bafana Bafana have played following the death of Senzo Meyiwa, who was killed three weeks ago.

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