Football

GB win medals galore at JCC Games

By Danny Caro, August 23, 2012

Team GB have returned from the JCC Games in Rockland, New York, with a record medal haul.

The squad broke the previous total from Denver in 2010 with a mammoth 96 medals.

The Boys Football team held their nerve to win one of 34 gold medals following a nail-biting penalty shootout
against Suffolk County.

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These athletes don’t want sympathy. They just want a chance

By Danny Caro, August 23, 2012

Granted, not everyone is gripped by Paralympics fever, but give it a few days and I’m sure we’ll all be singing from the same hymn sheet. Give it a chance. That’s all I’m saying, after one member of my social circle described the Games as “cruel”.

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Hapoel's Champions League dream hanging by a thread

By Danny Caro, August 22, 2012

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE KNOCKOUT ROUND
Bate Borisov 2 Hapoel Kiryat Shmona 0

Hapoel Kiryat Shmona face a big task if they are to reach the group stage of the Champions League for the first time after going down 2-0 against Bate Borisov on Wednesday night.

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MJSL Season 2012/13 preview

By James Masters, August 22, 2012

The MJSL kicks off this weekend with all 12 teams hoping for league success.

The newly-formed Republic of Flixton will be the team to beat this season following their acquisition of former Manchester Maccabi 1st managerial duo Stuart Delmonte and Tony Rosenberg.

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Three out of three for rampant Lions

By Danny Caro, August 20, 2012

MOLTEN SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
LONDON LIONS 3 STONY STRATFORD 0

On a scorching hot day at Rowley Lane, London Lions scored another three goal salvo beating Stony Stratford Town and keeping a third consecutive clean sheet in the process.

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Maccabiah Games can help soothe post-Olympics blues

By Danny Caro, August 20, 2012

I’ve lost count of the number of people I’ve spoken to this week suffering from post-Olympic blues. Well, the good news is that there are only 334 days until another major sporting event — the Maccabiah Games.

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Hemed late show salvages a draw

By Danny Caro, August 16, 2012

FRIENDLY MATCH
HUNGARY 1 ISRAEL 1

A late strike from substitute Tomer Hemed earned Israel a hard fought 1-1 draw in an international friendly against Hungary in Budapest.

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Lions start with a bang

By Danny Caro, August 16, 2012

MOLTEN SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
WELWYN GARDEN CITY 0 LONDON LIONS 3

London Lions started the new league season off with an impressive 3-0 win away at Welwyn Garden City.

Following on from Saturday’s FA Cup win, Lions dominated large periods of a game played on a bumpy and uneven pitch.

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Stock cuts Rovers down to size

August 13, 2012

A strike from Matt Stock earned London Lions Reserves a 1-0 victory in a pre-season friendly against Barton Rovers.

FRIENDLY
London Lions Reserves 1 Barton Rovers 0

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Four-midable Lions march on in FA Cup

By Danny Caro, August 11, 2012

Goals from Daniel Stanton, Aron Barnes, Ben Ellis and Sam Sloma helped London Lions turn on the style to win their first-ever match in the FA Cup following a comprehensive 4-0 victory over Clapton at Hemel Hempstead FC.

FA CUP EXTRA PRELIMINARY ROUND
LONDON LIONS 4 CLAPTON 0

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