Football

Woolman takes NWN to the cleaners

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2015

MGBSFL PREMIER DIVISION
NORTH WEST NEASDEN 2 OAKWOOD A 4

A deadly double from Dave Woolman ensured Oakwood claimed back-to-back wins as they overpowered Neasden.

Further strikes from Dan Rose and Jonny Quinn sealed the victory.

Oakwood joint-manager Ric Blank told JC Sport: "We were comfortable on a real bog of a pitch.

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Five-star Maccabi 2nd put down marker

January 26, 2015

MANCHESTER ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
MANCHESTER MACCABI 2nd 5 MANCHESTER NEXUS 2

Manchester Maccabi 2nds got back to winning ways in league with a convincing 5-2 win over Nexus.

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Herman at the double for Maccabi

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2015

MANCHESTER ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
MANCHESTER MACCABI 1st 4 SAINTS 1

A David Herman double ensured Manchester Maccabi 1st claimed maximum points on Sunday.

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Mannie keeps NLR's treble hopes alive

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2015

PETER MORRISON TROPHY ROUND THREE
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 4 SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 1st 0 AET

Rob Richman believes that superior fitness told in the end as Raiders booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Jewish FA Cup following an extra-time victory over South Manchester.

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Kayal agrees terms with Brighton

January 26, 2015

Beram Kayal has agreed terms to sign for Brighton & Hove Albion, subject to a work permit.

The Israel midfielder looks set to join the Championship club on a two-and-a-half year deal for an undisclosed fee, after passing a medical.

Brighton boss Chris Hughton believes the Celtic man will add another dimension to his team who were beaten 3-2 in the FA Cup by holders Arsenal.

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JC team of the week: the contenders - January 25

By Danny Caro, January 25, 2015

Here are the nominations from Matchday 21 of the MGBSFL.

GK
Alex Davies (South Manchester Sports Club 1st)
Max Shields (Harmen)
James Grabiner (AC Mill Hill)

DEFENDERS
Nigel Someck, Aron Luftig, Paul Shinwell (all London Rovers)
Alex Bloch (NL Raiders A)
Alex Rosenthal (Hendon United SC A)
Dan Stock, Nick Smith (both Faithfold A)
Jonny Samuel (NL Raiders C)

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MGBSFL Matchday 21 review

By Danny Caro, January 25, 2015

Norstar London Raiders A and Leeds Maccabi moved into round four of the Peter Morrison Trophy, while Dan Green made a flying start to his Harmen career with a goal in the draw against defending champions Hendon on Matchday 21 of the season on a memorable day for London Rovers.

MATCHDAY 21 HEADLINES
PMT – Raiders roar into round four
Prem Div – Glorious Green makes his point

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Super-sub Shooter lifts London Lions

January 23, 2015

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
LONDON LIONS 4 CHESHAM UNITED RESERVES 3

Super-sub Sam Shooter came off the Lions bench to inspire his side to a 4-3 victory over Chesham United and extend their winning run to five games.

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Wolfson bows out on a high

By Danny Caro, January 23, 2015

The MGBSFL has lost one of its finest talents after it was confirmed that Jamie Wolfson is moving to Hong Kong.

The Norstar London Raiders winger is one of the most naturally gifted players in the league and his departure is a blow to the team’s treble hopes, especially at such a critical stage of the season.

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Celtic in for Ben Haim

By Simon Griver, January 23, 2015

Celtic have confirmed interest in Tal Ben Haim.

Asked about the Maccabi Tel Aviv striker, Celtic Ronny Deila said: “He is one of many names we are talking about, but there is a long way from there to a signing.”

Reports in Israel claim that Celtic have already bid £1.6 million for the Israeli international, with Standard Liege and PAOK Salonika also pursuing the 25-year-old.

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