Football

Professional Lions cruise into Morrison semis

March 29, 2015

PETER MORRISON TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL
LEEDS MACCABI 1st 0 MACCABI LONDON LIONS SPARTANS 3

Strikes from Charlie Kasler, Max Kyte and James Belchak helped Lions Spartans set up a semi-final showdown against holders Hendon A following an impressive victory over MJSL champions Leeds Maccabi.

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JC team of the week contenders: March 29

By Danny Caro, March 29, 2015

Here are the nominations from Matchday 30 of the MGBSFL.

GK

DEFENDERS
David Rhodes, Josh Pistol (both NL Raiders A)
Sam Lewis (Faithfold A)
Avi Korman (Hendon A)
Adam Lipman, Nick Landesberg, Guy Morris, Zac Rose (all ML Lions Spartans)
Jon Dubiner (Temple Fortune)
Jeff Gotch (Catford & Bromley Maccabi)
Gavriel Nussbaum (Shacharit Donetsk)

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MGBSFL Matchday 30 review

By Danny Caro, March 29, 2015

NL Raiders A need just one point to win their first MGBSFL title after beating defending champions Hendon United, while Zuriel Solomon tasted victory in his final match as manager of Faithfold A, Lions Spartans reached the semis of the Morrison and AC Whetstone won their farewell match.

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Brilliant Bale hands Israel first defeat

By Danny Caro, March 28, 2015

EURO 2016 QUALIFYING GROUP B
ISRAEL 0 WALES 3

Gareth Bale fired a deadly double as Wales handed Israel their first defeat of the qualifying stages with an emphatic victory at the Sammy Ofer Stadium in Haifa.

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Israel knows who to stop. The question is how to stop them

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2015

When you go into a battle, especially one on the sports field, it’s always advisable to be wary of the biggest threats. And that might just be one advantage Israel have right now, ahead of the matches against Wales and Belgium.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: March 22

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2015

James Gershfield moved to within two goals of Adam Ellis after firing a hat-trick on Matchday 29 of the MGBSFL.

OVERALL

29 - Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

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27 - James Gershfield (Harmen)

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26 - Avi Markiewicz (London Rovers)

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24 – Daniel Garfinkle (Redbridge JC B – including 6 for RJC A)

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Sunday's a must-win for Hendon, says Garbacz

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2015

David Garbacz has described Sunday’s crunch clash against title rivals Raiders as “a must-win” in what is effectively a title decider, even though nothing will be won or lost.

Some believe the recent cup win, courtesy of a fine early finish from David Seitler, will give Hendon a slight psychological edge, but that will all be forgotten once that first whistle blows.

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Leeds ready for Lions test, says Kristall

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2015

MJSL champions Leeds Maccabi are missing three key regulars for the Jewish FA Cup last eight meeting against Lions Spartans (See team news).

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Wasteful Lions punished by Baldock

March 26, 2015

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
BALDOCK TOWN 1 LONDON LIONS 0

London Lions were left to rue missed chances in a game they should have had wrapped up after 25 minutes as they went down by the narrowest of margins against Baldock Town.

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Solomon calls time at Faithfold

By Danny Caro, March 26, 2015

Zuriel Solomon will step down as manager of Faithfold A after Sunday’s MGBSFL match against North West Neasden.

Having joined the club 25 years ago, Solomon has enjoyed great success as a player and a manager, leading the team to two league titles and, most notably, the London FA Sunday Intermediate Cup.

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