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JC team of the week: the contenders - February 21

By Danny Caro, February 21, 2016

Here are the star men from Matchday 23 of the MGBSFL.

GK
Reuben Rabstein (ML Lions A)
Scott Shear (Redbridge JC B)
Jonny Blain (Oakwood A)

DEFENDERS
Sam Deaner (Athletic Bilbaum)
Scott McKenzie (Redbridge JC B)
Nick Landesberg, Daniel Behar (both ML Lions B)
Josh Pistol (NL Raiders A)
Nick Wallis (SPEC FC)
Alex Lee (Oakwood A)

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MGBSFL Super Soccer Sunday week 23 review

By Danny Caro, February 21, 2016

Oakwood A will face defending champions North London Raiders A in the final of the Cyril Anekstein Cup after coming through their respective semi-finals against Hendon United and FC Team on Matchday 23 of the MGBSFL on a day when Scrabble FC's 100 per cent record was halted by a strong Maccabi London Lions side.

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United they stand, but league still lacks long-term vision

By Danny Caro, February 19, 2016

It's hard to know what the answer is unless we know what the question is. Simple as that.

If we knew exactly why so many players and teams have dropped out it would be easier to stop. But we don’t.

There are indeed several factors, and as David Wolff correctly states, “no quick fixes”. Now is the time to act.

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United they stand, but league still lacks long-term vision

By Danny Caro, February 18, 2016

ANALYSIS: It's hard to know what the answer is unless we know what the question is. Simple as that.

If we knew exactly why so many players and teams have dropped out it would be easier to stop. But we don’t.
There are indeed several factors, and as David Wolff correctly states, “no quick fixes”. Now is the time to act.

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League open to change, but not quick fixes, says Wolff

By Danny Caro, February 18, 2016

David Wolff insists the MGBSFL must remain an FA-affiliated league and he believes that those who feel it should relax some of its rules are “short-sighted”.

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MGBSFL Super Soccer Sunday week 23 preview by Danny Caro

By Danny Caro, February 18, 2016

Sunday sees the semi-finals of the Cyril Anekstein Cup take centre stage as holders North London Raiders put their treble hopes on the line against FC Team A, while Hendon United Sports Club A host Oakwood A. There is also action in all three MGBSFL divisions.

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Danny Caro's Division Two TOTW: February 14

By Danny Caro, February 17, 2016

Here are the star men from Division Two on Matchday 22 of the MGBSFL.

1. BEN LAW (Scrabble FC) - "again, made crucial saves when it mattered to keep his team in the game. Also nominated by Raiders C: he was extremely impressive, making many saves and without him Scrabble would never have taken all three points"

2. GLENN TURNER (Hendon B) - Mr Reliable against Fortune

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Lenchner helps battling Lions make their point

February 17, 2016

GARSTON VETS LEAGUE
MACCABI LONDON LIONS 2 GARSTON 2

Strikes from Saul Conway and Paul Lenchner ensured Maccabi London Lions a share of the spoils against Garston in the Vets League.

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: February 14

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2016

They love a quote at Oakwood. B-team boss Jason Stein is an incredibly tough act to follow, but A-team joint-manager Ric Blank wasn't mixing his words after a roller-coaster of emotions in the Peter Morrison Trophy at Leeds Maccabi.

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: February 14

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2016

Jamie Crawford is celebrating a win double after adding the JC Goal of the Week to his place in the JC's top team.

The boy Crawford had one of those games ... the neutrals expected title hopefuls Brady Maccabi to return to north London with maximum points, but Real Sosobad's midfield maestro clearly hadn't read the script and was simply sublime.

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