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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: March 27

By Danny Caro, March 29, 2016

Here are the star men from Matchday 28 of the MGBSFL.

1. MARK GLUCKSMAN (L’Equipe) - "had an incredible first half, kept us in it with two fantastic saves one where he tipped the ball over the bar from a fantastic shot, john Lukic would have been proud"

2. EZEKIEL JACOB (Hendon B) - rock solid in the draw against L'Equipe

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Lazarus leads the way as Lions crush Greenford

March 29, 2016

GARSTON VETS LEAGUE
GREENFORD 0 MACCABI LONDON LIONS 9

A four-goal salvo from captain Bradley Lazarus ensured MLL completed their preparations for the Middlesex FA Veterans Cup final in style with a crushing victory over Greenford keeping their title challenge on track.

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Magical Mannie puts Raiders within touching distance of title

By Danny Caro, March 29, 2016

MGBSFL PREMIER DIVISION
NORTH LONDON RAIDERS A 4 REDBRIDGE JEWISH CARE A 2

Rob Richman insists North London Raiders A must remain focused after a hat-trick from Player of the Year Liron Mannie put them within touching distance of retaining the title after a 4-2 win over closest rivals Redbridge.

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Bennaroch was different class, says Gotch

By Danny Caro, March 28, 2016

MGBSFL DIVISION TWO
NORTH LONDON RAIDERS C 1 CATFORD & BROMLEY MACCABI 1

Jeff Gotch praised the influence of Spanish ace Danny Bennaroch as Catford & Bromley Maccabi maintained their excellent record against big teams this season with a deserved point against Raiders C.

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JC team of the week: the contenders - March 27

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2016

Here are the nominations for team of the week from Matchday 28 of the MGBSFL.

GK
Mark Glucksman (L'Equipe)

DEFENDERS
Ezekiel Jacob (Hendon B)
Jake Yudelowitz (NL Raiders C)
Ed Weisz, Rob Sanford, Alon Hershkorn (all FC Team A)

MIDFIELDERS
Ricky Engleman, Jonny Kay (both NL Raiders A)
Gavriel Krieger (Hendon B)

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Maccabi Masters review: March 27

By Jeremy Silverstone, March 27, 2016

League leaders Chigwell Athletic suffered a major blow to their MMFL title hopes as they went down to Waldaf Town.

Player-manager Richard Slater had put Chigwell ahead in the first half, but a second-half brace from Alex Bourne capped what assistant-manager Jez King described as a "superb performance" at Silver Jubilee Park.

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MGBSFL Super Soccer Sunday 28 review

By Danny Caro, March 27, 2016

North London Raiders A took a major step towards retaining the title after Player of the Year Liron Mannie fired a hat-trick to win the top-of-the-table clash against nearest rivals Redbridge Jewish Care A.

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Hemed keeps Brighton on track for Premier Division

By Simon Griver, March 24, 2016

Super-sub Tomer Hemed guided Brighton & Hove Albion into second place in the Championship with a second-half double earning a 2-1 victory over MK Dons.

The Israeli striker put Brighton in front from the penalty spot within four minutes of coming on and he headed home his 15th goal of the season in all competitions 10 minutes later.

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London Lions suffer cup hangover against Buntingford

March 24, 2016

HERTS SENIOR COUNTY LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
LONDON LIONS 1 BUNTINGFORD TOWN 2

London Lions suffered a cup hangover in midweek when they were beaten after a disappointing performance under the lights at Rowley Lane.

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Benayoun earns record 97th cap in Israel defeat

March 24, 2016

Alon Hazan believes the next Israel manager has plenty to build on following the 2-0 defeat in an international friendly against Croatia on Wednesday night.

Interim boss Hazan named a strong XI, as well as the recalled Yossi Benayoun on the bench for the match in Osijek.

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