Football

Maccabi Masters review: May 3

By Jeremy Silverstone, May 4, 2015

Division One champions North London Raiders concluded their league campaign in style, and enjoyed the perfect preparation for Sunday’s Masters Cup final.

The double hopefuls romped past Faithfold 5-1 in the Maccabi Masters Football League, courtesy of goals from Saul Conway (2), Andy Bloom, Rob Cohen and Jon Isaacs. Ben Simons scored Faithfold’s consolation.

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Salmon serves up double treat for FC Team

May 3, 2015

BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY FINAL
FC TEAM B 1 LOS BLANCOS 0

Mitch Young praised his players for a "phenomenal" season after a first-half header from strike Richard Salmon saw off a strong Los Blancos challenge and secure FC Team B the Barry Goldstein Trophy to add to their league title this season.

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Raiders clinch league and cup double

By Danny Caro, May 3, 2015

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP FINAL
HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 1 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 3

A stunning first-half display from Norstar London Raiders A saw them blow Hendon United away at Wingate & Finchley to clinch the Cyril Anekstein Cup as they ended the season in style by completing the double.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: April 26

By Danny Caro, May 1, 2015

Adam Ellis moved to the top of the MGBSFL leaderboard after firing a double in Shacharit Donetsk's final game.

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34 - Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

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32 – Daniel Garfinkle (Redbridge JC B – including 11 for RJC A)

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27 - James Gershfield (Harmen)
Simon Moses (Blancos – includes two for Brady)

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BGTF pen pics: meet Los Blancos

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Formed in the summer of 2010 by Josh Cohen, Marc Benamram and Joel Minsky, and as per the team name, Los Blancos "stupidly" decided to play in white. Five seasons and a fair few tubs of Vanish later, LB are embarking on their first trip to The Harry Abrahams Stadium.

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Result all that matters in BGT final, says Young

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Mitch Young believes the result is all that matters as FC Team B look to complete a league and cup double when they take on Los Blancos in the Barry Goldstein Trophy final.

Team warmed up for Sunday’s visit to Wingate & Finchley with a 4-1 victory over Oakwood B, bringing down the curtain on their successful league campaign.

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BGTF pen pics: meet FC Team B

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Founded by Mitchell Young in 2003, whilst at Birmingham University, FC Team have made a rapid rise up the football ladder.

2004-2005:
Runners-up in Birmingham Inter Mural League

2005-2006:
Finished 5th in JC MSFL Division 5
Mitch Young wins JC MSFL Divisional Player of the season
Mitch Young - league runner-up top-scorer

Creation of FC Team B

2006-2007

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CACF pen pics: meet NL Raiders A

By Danny Caro, April 30, 2015

Having wrestled the MGBSFL Premier Division title from Hendon United clutches, Raiders will attempt to pick their pockets again as they go in search of the double in the CAC final. Meet the players looking to come down the famous Wingate & Finchley steps with winners' medals on Sunday.

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CACF pen pics: meet Hendon United SC A

By Danny Caro, April 29, 2015

Having had a tougher run to the final, Hendon boss David Garbacz believes it will need a real squad effort to retain the cup against Raiders at Wingate & Finchley on Sunday. And here they are ...

PEN PICS

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Raiders will face a different Hendon on Sunday, says Garbacz

By Danny Caro, April 29, 2015

David Garbacz insists Hendon United will use their recent league defeat as motivation to beat Norstar London Raiders in this weekend’s Cyril Anekstein Cup final.

Last season’s treble winners saw their hopes of another clean sweep ended when Raiders, who lifted the MGBSFL Premier Division title on Sunday, beat them last month.

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