Promotion is in our hands, says Peters

March 5, 2012

Temple Fortune A 0 Norstar A 2

Promotion-chasing Norstar's good run of form continued with a routine 2-0 victory over Temple Fortune at The Hive.

The visitors took an early lead as skipper Jeremy Elster continued his week of engagement celebrations by punishing a Fortune defensive error and finishing with style past the goalkeeper.


Raiders complete win treble over Faithfold

By Danny Caro, March 5, 2012

North London Raiders A 2 Faithfold A 1

Raiders B beat Faithfold A for the third time this season to leapfrog the Superhoops following a hard-fought win at Brunel.

Goals from David Esterkin and Dan Grossman sealed a seventh league victory for Rob Richman's men, in their first season in the Premier Division.


Northern team of the week nominations: March 4

By James Masters, March 5, 2012

Here are the nominations for Northern Team of the Week.

Jody Marks (South Manchester SC 2nd)
Josh Samberg (Manchester Maccabi 3rd)

Simon Mattison (South Manchester SC 2nd)
David Cohen (Hyde Park Rovers)
Oli Senchal (Hyde Park Rovers)
Gavin Horwich (Sporting JLGB)
Charlie Sadler (Leeds Maccabi 3rd)
Dylan Sidle (Republic of Mancunia 1st)


Summers stunner knocks Hendon off top spot

By Danny Caro, March 5, 2012

Redbridge Jewish Care A 2 Hendon United Sports Club A 2

A stunning strike from Steve Summers helped defending champions Redbridge knock Hendon off top spot following a four-goal thriller at Fairlop.

RJC started well after went ahead through what Hendon believe was a "harshly awarded" penalty converted by top-scorer Adam Bolle after 15 minutes.


JC MSFL Goal of the Week: March 4

By Danny Caro, March 5, 2012

WINNER: - Steve Summers (Redbridge JC A) - an absolute 'worldie' to earn his team a point against Hendon



- Rob Hershkorn (Brixton A) - stunning individual effort against Harmen B

- Matt Tahan (Brixton A) - a 30-yard screamer against Harmen B


Manchester Maccabi leave it late

By James Masters, March 5, 2012

Tameside League Division Two
Tameside United 2
Manchester Maccabi 3

Adam Stevens scored a dramatic late winner as Manchester Maccabi claimed a memorable last-gasp victory at Tameside United.

United were reduced to nine-men in a rousing finale, which was rounded off with Stevens heading home from close-range after his penalty had been saved by the goalkeeper.


Fantastic Fortune B claim first Goldstein cup win

By Danny Caro, March 5, 2012

Temple Fortune B 3 Jewventus 1

A double from Joey Glynne and one from top-scorer and player-manager Terry Jeffries helped Temple Fortune B keep alive their hopes of progressing in the Barry Goldstein trophy with a gutsy 3-1 victory over Jewventus at a soggy Chase Lodge.


MJSL round-up: March 4

By James Masters, March 5, 2012

Jake Berger struck a dramatic winner as Manchester Maccabi 3rd condemned league leaders Haroldeans to a rare defeat.

Haroldeans have now lost three times in a row to Maccabi, but Ivan Gee’s side remain
five points clear at the summit with a game in hand.

Elsewhere, South Manchester SC 2nd saw off Crumpsall 5-2 to move into fourth place in the MJSl.


Maccabi Masters review: March 4

By Jeremy Silverstone, March 5, 2012

Glenthorne B came from behind to progress at the expense of Glenthorne C in the Nathan Horwitz MMFL Division 2 Cup, thanks to two goals from Gary Adams.

Early on an upset looked on the cards when Howard Wallis gave the C-team a shock lead


JC MSFL Team of the Week: the contenders - Mar 4

By Danny Caro, March 4, 2012

GK - Gideon Gold (Shirley Park), Rob Levene (Team JLGB), Jerome Colmans (Brady B)

Defenders - Aryeh Goldring (Hendon B), Rich Caplin, Scott Kay (both Redbridge B), Adam Field (Temple Fortune B), Adam Hakimi (Redbridge JC A), Ollie Leslie (LM Lions A), Dan Grossman (NL Raiders B), Jonny Bunt (Norstar B), Leor Harel (Faithfold B)