Football

Paper talk inspires Haroldeans

By James Masters, October 31, 2011

Haroldeans boss Ivan Gee says Sporting JLGB’S determination to end his side’s unbeaten start to the season was the motivating factor behind an eighth successive league victory.

Sporting manager Gavin Sharpe had come out with some fighting pre-match talk by claiming his team were ready to put an end to the Merseysiders’ stunning run of form.

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Addlestone wonder goal the cherry on the cake for Norstar B

October 31, 2011

JC MSFL DIVISION TWO
NORSTAR B 6 FC TEAM B 1

A JOSH GREEN inspired display helped Norstar B end a bad run of results with a thrilling victory over FC Team B in Wembley.

Manager Jonny Bunt praised his troops on a job well done to end a five-match losing streak.

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Class tells as Brixton go through

By Danny Caro, October 31, 2011

JC CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
CAMDEN PARK 0 BRIXTON OLD BOYS A 3

Class told as John Nitka's Brixton condemned Camden to their first defeat of the season - running out comfortable 3-0 winners at the Hive.

Two goals from Jamie Kent and one from Ed Weisz did the trick.

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MJSL round-up: October 30

By James Masters, October 31, 2011

Haroldeans look set to have the MJSL title wrapped up before the end of the year after they moved nine points clear at the top.

Cabral Christian’s brace and a goal from captain Danny Burman was enough to see off Sporting JLGB 3-1 in a hard-fought encounter.

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Hammers late show leaves Thornes well beaten

By Danny Caro, October 31, 2011

JC CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 6 GLENTHORNE UNITED A 0

A late flurry of goals saw David Garbacz's troops ease into round three following a brave effort by second division Glenthorne at Hadley FC.

A hat-trick from ARI LAST plus supersub Danny Kon (2) and Yishai Last sealed the win.

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Benayoun goes on the defensive after Arsenal win

By Danny Caro, October 31, 2011

Yossi Benayoun has hit back at Chelsea fans who branded him a traitor following Arsenal’s thrilling 5-3 victory at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

The Chelsea midfielder was unable to play in the match due to an agreement between the teams after he was loaned to the Gunners during the transfer window.

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Improving Lions frustrate Tokyngton Manor

October 30, 2011

Spartan South Midlands League Division One
Tokyngton Manor 1 London Lions 1

Lions earned a well deserved point at high-flying Tokyngton Manor with Ricky Engleman scoring his first goal for the club.

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Captain marvel inspires the Lions

By Danny Caro, October 30, 2011

South Midlands League Division One
Kentish Town 0 London Lions 3

A hat-trick from captain Dean Nyman helped London Lions return to winning ways with a deserved 3-0 victory over Kentish Town at Copthall Stadium.

Lions welcomed back Guy Morris and Josh Kennet to the starting line-up with manager Tony Gold reverting to a 4-3-1-2 formation.

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Maccabi Masters review: October 30

By Jeremy Silverstone, October 30, 2011

A strike from Daryl Phillips earned Faithfold a 1-1 draw against league new boys Scrabble in Division One. Charlie Bernstein netted with virtually the last kick of the game to ensure a point for Jon Yantin's men.

Glenthorne United B regained top spot in Division Two with a thrilling 4-3 win in the big game of the day against the former table-toppers, London Maccabi Lions.

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JC MSFL Goal of the Week: October 30

By Danny Caro, October 30, 2011

There has arguably never been a more popular winner than this one!

WINNER: Raffi Addlestone (Norstar B) - surged forward on a trademark burst down the right; the ball broke loose and bounced around before it fell for Addlestone to volley it like a bullet from the right hand edge of the area into the top left hand corner! The boost of the screamer (on erev Halloween!)

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