Howard wins Player of the Year

By Danny Caro, June 10, 2013

Dan Howard paid tribute to his Faithfold teammates after he was crowned JC MSFL Player of the Season.

The 30-year-old centre half was the stand-out performer for a Faithfold team that completed a memorable double.

Howard played a starring role as Faithfold became the first Jewish team to win the London FA Sunday Intermediate Cup which was followed by claiming the Premier Division title.


Ten-man Israel ripped apart by Italy

By Danny Caro, June 9, 2013


Israel boss Guy Luzon had no complaints after his team were comprehensively beaten by Group A favourites Italy on Saturday night.

Having drawn 2-2 against Norway in their opening match on Wednesday, Israel went into the game in upbeat mood against an Italian team who had beaten England 1-0.


New signings, training and trials for 2013/14

By Danny Caro, June 7, 2013

No sooner had season 2012/13 ended than have some clubs turned their attentions to the new campaign. Over the next couple of months, Danny Caro will be running his eye over dealings in the summer transfer window and featuring news on trials and training sessions for clubs up and down the land.

Lee Cash - from London Maccabi Lions A to Brady Maccabi A


Bring on the Germans, says Stone

By Danny Caro, June 7, 2013

Michael Stone says the Team GB Open Football squad will approach the Maccabiah Games in confident mood after being paired in the same group as Germany.

The draw for several sports was made in Israel this week and the blue riband event sees 2009 runners-up GB also up against fellow seeds South Africa, Colombia and Peru in the only five-team group in the competition.


Benayoun looks to MLS

By Simon Griver, June 7, 2013

Yossi Benayoun is considering moving to the MLS.

The Israel captain, aged, 33, is in the final stages of his contract at Chelsea and is said to be close to making a decision over what could be the last major move of his career.

Benayoun said: "At the moment I’m in talks with several European teams and I finish my contract on June 30.


Majestic Morris wins top Lions award

By Danny Caro, June 6, 2013

Tony Gold this week paid tribute to Guy Morris after naming the defender as his player of the season at London Lions.

The Team GB defender was singled out by the Lions manager after steering the team to the South Midlands League Division One title.


Sporting bonanza under way

By Danny Caro, June 6, 2013

And so it begins, the summer of sport in Israel. The Uefa under-21 Championship finals kicked-off in style, amid a fanfare of colour – an ocean of blue and white.


Norway late show halts Israel

By Danny Caro, June 5, 2013


A stoppage time equaliser from Norway's Harmeet Singh denied Israel a first-ever win at the Uefa European under-21 finals as they were forced to settle for a 2-2 draw in Netanya on Wednesday night.


Maccabiah Games draws for Team GB

June 4, 2013

Maccabi GB’s teams now know who they will be facing in Israel this summer as all groups have been drawn for the 19th Maccabiah Games.


GB ranked second in Maccabiah draw

By Danny Caro, June 4, 2013

Team GB will face South Africa, Germany, Colombia and Peru in the group stages of the Open Football competition at next month’s Maccabiah Games in Israel.

Ranked second in the tournament, GB claimed silver at the 2009 Games and they will be confident of reaching the quarter-finals.

Israel (3), Australia (6), France and Brazil will battle it out in Group C – the group of death.