Football

Fisher targets rampant South

By James Masters, November 8, 2011

Leeds Maccabi 2nd are desperate to pull off an astonishing Peter Morrison Cup shock against South Manchester Sports Club 1st this weekend.

Maccabi have endured a dismal start to the season, losing all eight games in the Leeds Sunday Alliance Division One.

Simon Fisher’s side have scored just six goals and conceded 51 to leave them rooted to the bottom of the table.

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Sporting are just like Stoke, says Domb

By James Masters, November 8, 2011

Hyde Park boss David Domb has labelled Sporting JLGB as the MJSL’s very own version of Stoke City.

Rovers face Sporting in the second round of the Peter Morrison Cup on Sunday and Domb is expecting a bruising encounter against Gavin Sharpe’s troops.

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Northern team of the week: November 6

By James Masters, November 8, 2011

Here is my Northern Team of the Week for November 6

1. Nechemia Fagelman (Crumpsall)

2. Loz Newman (South Manchester SC 1st)

3. Dylan Sidle (Republic of Mancunia 2nd)

4. Harvey Kaye (South Manchester SC 1st)

5. Nathan Ezair (South Manchester SC 2nd)

6. Josh Rose (Leeds Maccabi 1st)

7. Jake Bentwood (Manchester Maccabi 1st)

8. Richard Black (Leeds Maccabi 1st)

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Danny Caro's Premier Division TOTW: Nov 6

By Danny Caro, November 8, 2011

There were several eye-catching performances on Matchday 10 of the JC MSFL so competition for places was high.

DAN COHEN (NL Raiders A) - just edged out Faithfold stopper Ben Law after working wonders between the sticks to stop Hendon notching up a cricket score

ALEX BLOCH (NL Raiders B) - "arguably the team's player of the season so far. Another commanding against Harmen A"

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Gee awaits Leeds challenge

By James Masters, November 8, 2011

Ivan Gee believes his Haroldeans stars will face the ultimate challenge when they take on Leeds Maccabi 1st in Sunday’s Peter Morrison Cup second round clash.

MJSL league leaders Haroldeans have won all nine of their league fixtures this season and have raced ten points clear at the summit.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: November 6

By Danny Caro, November 8, 2011

There were some big calls to make this week but without further ado, here is my latest JC MSFL master-class.

BEN ROSENTHAL (Woodford Wanderers) - kept his team in the game with a series of stunning saves against cup holders Redbridge

ALEX BLOCH (NL Raiders B) - “arguably the team’s player of the season so far. Another commanding”

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Two off as Faithfold cage Lions

By Danny Caro, November 8, 2011

JC CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
LONDON MACCABI LIONS A 0 FAITHFOLD A 3

Mike Pearson came back to haunt his old club as Faithfold boosted their treble hopes by running out worthy winners against Premier Division rivals Lions A at Rowley Lane.

SEE MATCH PHOTOS

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Holders edge past Woodford

By Danny Caro, November 8, 2011

Woodford Wanderers returned to action after paying their debts to overturn a suspension and they gave a good account of themselves against league champions but it was not quite enough as a strike from Steve Summers put Redbridge through.

RJC boss Eilon Kennet told JC Sport: "Horrible conditions, with a swirling wind, prevented either side from playing an quality football.

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Olim League round-up: November 6

November 7, 2011

Olim League champions England FC were made to work as they edged past Ashdod 2-1.

The champions, started the game positively pushing forward on every opportunity and dominating possession with the Ashdod keeper making two great saves from Aviv Saphir and blocking a trademark belter from Josh Portnoi. Roy then had a free header at the back post that he just could not connect with.

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Republic strength key for Levy

By James Masters, November 7, 2011

Republic of Mancunia 2nd boss Paul Levy believes the strength and size of his players proved too much for Manchester Maccabi 3rd.

Mark Clayton and Gary Freeman were on target for Republic, who moved up to second in the MJSL following their 2-0 win over Steve Bentwood’s team.

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