Football

Northern Team of the Week contenders

By James Masters, October 10, 2011

Here are the Northern Team of the Week nominations.

Goalkeepers:
Mike Cross (Haroldeans)
Conor Rabett (South Manchester 2nd)

Defenders:
Aaron Englander (Sporting JLGB)
Jordan Sherne (Leeds Maccabi 3rd)
Dylan Sidle (Republic of Mancunia 1st)
Johnny Lewis (Republic of Mancunia 1st)
Loz Newman (South Manchester 1st)
Kyle Bentwood (Manchester Maccabi 3rd)

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Young: We deserved to win

By Danny Caro, October 10, 2011

JC MSFL PREMIER DIVISION
FC TEAM A 2 NORTH LONDON RAIDERS A 1
Strikes from Craig Edwards and Dan Cohen condemned the Raiders to their fifth defeat as Mitch Young's claimed their second win of the season in a scrappy affair at Meadow Park.

Edwards put the hosts ahead following a great run and shot from Danny Moss which was parried by Raiders keeper Dan Cohen.

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MJSL round-up: October 9

By James Masters, October 10, 2011

South Manchester 2nd goalkeeper Gary Stewart was rushed to hospital with a facial injury during his side’s 4-1 defeat against league leaders Haroldeans.

Stewart received 15 stitches after being caught in the face by Adam Boyars, who was sent off on his first start for the Merseysiders.

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Maccabi Masters: October 9 review

By Jeremy Silverstone, October 9, 2011

Brady A have already been installed as odds-on favourites for yet another title after beating second-place North London Raiders 2-0 to open a four-point gap at the top of Division One. Nick Collins and Jason Sears were the scorers.

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Special Kaye takes top award

By Danny Caro, October 6, 2011

Faithfold midfielder Alex Kaye is my Player of the Month for September.

Kaye, the former MJSL Player of the Season, has helped propel the Superhoops to the top of the Premier Division with some whole-hearted displays in the midfield engine room.

He has also chipped in with three goals in his bid to lead the team to silverware this season.

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Cohen rejoins Raiders

October 6, 2011

North London Raiders A have announced a new signing. Former Watford goalkeeper Dan Cohen, who spent the second half of last season on loan at Raiders, has signed a one-year deal.

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Fogelman joins Superhoops

By Danny Caro, October 6, 2011

Free-scoring striker Richard Fogelman, aka Schnitzelman, this week revealed why he swapped the black and white of Jewventus for the famous green and white hoops of Faithfold.

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Bernstein: We can win Euros

By Danny Caro, October 6, 2011

FA chairman David Bernstein believes England are capable of winning next year's European Championship finals.

Fabio Capello's men require a point from tonight's match in Montenegro to book their place at the finals in Poland and Ukraine next summer.

Bernstein said: "There is a huge desire at the FA for the England football team to succeed.

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The Bernstein-factor would go down a treat

By Danny Caro, October 6, 2011

FA chairman David Bernstein told me earlier this week that he's planning to visit Rowley Lane.

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Fisher upbeat after cup defeat

October 6, 2011

West Riding County Cup
Cuedos Rangers 4 Leeds Maccabi 2nd 1
Leeds Maccabi 2nd tumbled out of the West Riding County Cup following a 4-1 defeat against Cuedos Rangers.

Manager Simon Fisher believes that regardless of the scoreline, this was by far the best performance from Maccabi 2nd this season.

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