Football

Maccabi Masters review: February 3

By Jeremy Silverstone, February 3, 2013

Goals from Perry Somers and Garry Starr gave St John’s Wood Tigers a 2‐1 win over London Maccabi Lions in the Nathan Horwitz MMFL Division 2 Cup, sponsored by Atlantis Travel. Marc Morris registered for Lions in the first half.

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Brilliant Brady tear Lions apart

By Danny Caro, February 3, 2013

PETER MORRISON TROPHY
BRADY MACCABI A 8 LONDON MACCABI LIONS A 8

Brady Maccabi A grabbed Rowley Lane bragging rights after smashing eight past the Lions in a one-sided Peter Morrison Trophy tie.

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Super Simnock takes Raiders through

By Danny Caro, February 3, 2013

PETER MORRISON TROPHY ROUND THREE
FC TEAM 2 NORTH LONDON RAIDERS A 2 AET (Raiders won 3-1 on penalties)

David Simnock was the spot-kick hero for Raiders after saving in the shoot-out to knock out Premier Division rivals FC Team A in a thriller.

In a game played on an atrocious pitch, David Dinkin put Raiders ahead from the spot following a foul on Adam Posner.

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JC MSFL Matchday 21 review

By Danny Caro, February 3, 2013

Brady Maccabi A claimed one of the results of the day after smashing eight past Lions A in the Morrison and there was also joy for Camden Park who saw off Haroldeans and Raiders A who beat FC Team A on penalties. There was also a bumper programme in the JC MSFL as Oakwood A showed great bouncebackability skills and FC Team C hit the perfect 10. Danny Caro reflects on Matchday 21 of the season.

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End of the road for heroic Furman

By Danny Caro, February 3, 2013

Dean Furman tasted penalty shootout heartbreak at the Africa Cup of Nations as South Africa bowed out in the quarter-finals following an epic against Mali.

One of the stars of the tournament, midfielder Furman, 24, gave another impressive performance in his third competitive game for his country in a game that finished 1-1 after 90 minutes.

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Anderson joins Exeter

By Danny Caro, February 1, 2013

Myles Anderson hopes to put a frustrating spell behind him after joining League 2 promotion hopefuls Exeter City.

Anderson failed to make a first-team appearance during a stint at Blackburn Rovers, but the 22-year-old left-sided player is determined to show his quality after dropping down two divisions.

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Spare a thought for Corney

By Danny Caro, February 1, 2013

Who’d be a manager … but more to the point, who’d be a chairman? It’s been quite a week for Oldham Athletic’s Simon Corney, you could say. Beating Liverpool was beyond his wildest dreams and now his team has a chance to claim the scalp of another Premier League giant in the shape of Everton.

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Corney savours 'best win'

By Danny Caro, February 1, 2013

Simon Corney has described the FA Cup win over Liverpool as the best result since he took over the club 10 years ago.

Two goals from Matt Smith and one from Reece Wabara earned Oldham a memorable 3-2 victory.

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Furman ready to raise the bar

By James Masters, February 1, 2013

DEAN FURMAN insists he is ready for the biggest game of his career when South Africa face Mali tomorrow in the last eight of the Africa Cup of Nations.

The Oldham captain, who has played a starring role in his team’s passage into the quarter-finals, has been one of the stand out players of the tournament so far.

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Blackman joins Reading

January 31, 2013

Nick Blackman has joined Reading on a £1.2m deal.

The 23-year-old striker, who has a Jewish mother, joined from Sheffield United having recently turned down a similar offer from Crystal Palace.

"I'm really looking forward to it and I'm very excited," said Blackman, who once represented Team GB at the Maccabiah Games in Israel.

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