Football

Farewell to Hendon's Special One

By Danny Caro, May 16, 2016

DAVID GARBACZ may not have been everyone’s cup of tea, but he has certainly helped to liven up the MGBSFL over the past few seasons.

Very few people could have filled Lord Kestenbaum’s boots after he left his post as manager of Hendon United, but Garbacz certainly stepped up to the plate — winning nine trophies in six seasons.

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Oakwood are the second best team in the league, says Kristall

By Danny Caro, May 16, 2016

MGBSFL PREMIER DIVISION
OAKWOOD A 4 NORTH LONDON RAIDERS A 0

Dan Kristall insists Oakwood can use their impressive 4-0 victory over double winners Raiders as a springboard for next season.

A deadly double from top-scorer David Woolman lifted the Oaks into second place as they exacted revenge on an NLR team who beat them in the final of the Cyril Anekstein Cup last month.

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Redbridge B make Los Blancos pay the penalty

By Danny Caro, May 16, 2016

Redbridge Jewish Care B set up a semi-final showdown against Scrabble Masters after beating Los Blancos on penalties in the MGBSFL/MMFL Invitational Trophy.

The tie finished 2-2 after full-time, before RJC ran out 3-1 winners in the shoot-out.

RJC dominated possession and forged ahead when a delicious through ball from Brad Gayer was superbly finished by Craig Sandford.

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JC Team of the Week: the contenders - May 15

By Danny Caro, May 16, 2016

Here are the nominations from Matchday 34 of the season.

GK
Elliot Jackson (Oakwood A)

DEFENDERS
Dale Bradman, Alex Lee (both Oakwood A)
James Milman (FC Team C)

MIDFIELDERS
Guy Helman (Oakwood A)
Oli Sechal (FC Team C)

STRIKERS
David Woolman, Sam Cantor (both Oakwood A)

MANAGER
Dan Kristall & Ric Blank (Oakwood A)

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Woodford dedicate Division 1 title to Paul Hyams

By Danny Caro, May 15, 2016

MGBSFL DIVISION ONE
FC TEAM B 1 WOODFORD WANDERERS 2

Alex Aviram dedicated Woodford Wanderers' title success to former boss Paul Hyams after strikes from Harrison Midda and James Ryan fired them back to the Premier Division.

Ryan's goal of the week contender ended the resistance of FC Team who must now win their last game to claim the runners-up spot.

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London Lions secure Anagrams Records Trophy for first time

May 15, 2016

ANAGRAM RECORDS TROPHY FINAL
SPRINGFIELD FC 1 LONDON LIONS 3

Andy Landesberg saluted his London Lions squad after they won the Anagram Records Trophy for the first time following a 3-1 victory over Springfield.

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MGBSFL Super Soccer Sunday week 34 review

By Danny Caro, May 15, 2016

Woodford Wanderers were celebrating their return to the Premier Division as champions after they won the MGBSFL Division One title decider against FC Team B on Matchday 34 of the season.

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SEASON 2015/16 ROLL OF HONOUR
Peter Morrison Trophy: Winners – Hendon Utd, Runners-up – NL Raiders A

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MGBSFL Super Soccer Sunday week 34 preview

By Danny Caro, May 12, 2016

The focus on Matchday 34 turns to the race for the Division One crown as title rivals Woodford Wanderers and FC Team A go head-to-head, while there is also action in the Premier and second division.

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PETER MORRISON TROPHY FINAL COVERAGE

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Lenchner makes his point, but it's not enough for the Lions

May 11, 2016

GARSTON VETS LEAGUE
MACCABI LONDON LIONS 2 GARSTON 2

Lions’ brave bid to add the league title to their County Cup triumph fell agonisingly short as a 2-2 draw with rivals Gaston in the end served neither side well, both likely to finish a point behind Winchmore Hill who will take the title with victory next week over bottom club Greenford.

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Cup success would be the icing on the cake, says Landesberg

By Danny Caro, May 11, 2016

Andy Landesberg is confident his London Lions team can lift the Anagram Records Cup for the first time when they take on Springfield FC in the final on Saturday.

The Lions have reached the final at Letchworth FC following a strong run that has seen them beat The 61FC, Letchworth Garden City, Belstone and newly crowned league champions Standon & Puckeridge.

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