Football

Benayoun misses derby

By Simon Griver, April 23, 2012

Having finally established a place in Arsenal’s starting line-up, Yossi Benayoun was unavailable for tomorrow’s derby against Chelsea due to the terms of the loan deal that brought him across London in August.

The Israeli captain had mixed feelings as the London rivals competed for Champions League qualification because it is unclear whether he will be wearing red or blue next season.

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Red-hot Lions U18s show off their six packs

By Danny Caro, April 23, 2012

WATFORD FRIENDLY LEAGUE UNDER 18 DIVISION
London Maccabi Lions 6 Gladstone 1

Lions maintained their treble charge with a 6-1 demolition of Gladstone in a game where Joshua Bloom and Charlie Rubin fired hat-tricks.

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JC MSFL Top-scorers: April 22

By James Masters, April 23, 2012

30 - Craig Sandford (Glenthorne United B)

28 – Saul Conway (Shirley Park)

25 - Dan Hildebrand (Brady B - includes 7 for Faithfold)

24 - Jamie Kent (Brixton Old Boys - includes goals scored for Brixton B)

21 - Doron Weinstein (Redbridge Jewish Care C - includes one for B team), James Gold (LM Lions B)

20 Assi Avital (UJIA)

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London Lions finish season in style

April 23, 2012

MOLTEN SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
London Lions 4 Kentish Town 1

London Lions ended the season on a high beating Kentish Town 4-1.

Max Kyte came off the bench to score a double, Dean Nyman bagged his 19th of the season and a bullet header from Tony Gold completed what in the end was a convincing win.

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South Manchester pay the penalty in League Cup

By Danny Caro, April 23, 2012

ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE CUP QUARTER-FINAL
South Manchester Sports 1st 2 PWC 2
(PWC won on 5-4 penalties)

South Manchester Sports ended their cup campaign in disappointing fashion by going out on penalties in the quarter-final of the Accountants League Cup.

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NWLJ Jet Off to cup final

April 23, 2012

EXCEL LEAGUE CUP UNDER 12 SEMI-FINAL
NWLJ 3 Letchmore 2

North West London Jets under-12's beat Letchmore 3-2 in the cup semi-final to set up a cup final showdown with HISHU.

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Maccabi Masters review: April 22

By Jeremy Silverstone, April 23, 2012

Scrabble came away with a surprise 4-3 victory over cup finalists Glenthorne United A in Division One of the Maccabi Masters League. Danny Sugarman (2) and Jason Levy registered for Glenthorne.

Less of a surprise was North London Raiders’ win over South Mancs, although few will have predicted the scoreline, with Raiders running out 9-1 winners.

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MJSL round-up: April 23

By James Masters, April 23, 2012

Manchester Maccabi 3rd brought the curtain down on their league season by edging out Republic of Mancunia 1st in a nine-goal thriller.

Jake Kelly bagged a hat-trick for the hosts with Jake Berger and Daniel Rubinstein also on target in the 5-4 win.

Daniel Batton grabbed a double with Mike Gastwirth and Ben Blackston amongst the goals for Republic.

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Hendon win Cyril Anekstein Cup

By Danny Caro, April 22, 2012

JC CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP FINAL
Hendon United Sports Club A 3 Brady Maccabi A 1

Strikes from Greg Corin, Josh Bentley and Ari Last helped Hendon clinch part one of a possible treble as they beat Premier Division rivals Brady at a rain-soaked Wingate & Finchley on Sunday night.

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Cup winners showed character, says Rolfe

By James Martin, April 22, 2012

JC BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY FINAL
UJIA 1 North West Neasden C 1 AET (UJIA won 4-2 on penalties)

UJIA’s match-winning goalkeeper Darren Rolfe praised his side for “showing the character to come back from losing the final last year” to win the JC Barry Goldstein Cup final in a dramatic penalty shoot-out against Neasden C at Wingate & Finchley.

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