Football

Big Ben gets Athletico off the mark

March 4, 2012

JC BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY GROUP B
Athletico Finchley 2 Los Blancos 2

Athletico and Blancos got off the mark in the Barry Goldstein Trophy after a thrilling contest in which Blancos led twice but could not hold inspired opponents.

Thundering rain and two talented sides was always going to provide an exciting match up. But no-one would have predicted the make up of this fixture.

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Depleted Lions slip up late on

March 4, 2012

MOLTEN SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
Bedford 2 London Lions 1

A threadbare Lions team failed to build on their recent six-game unbeaten run, losing a close game away from home at Bedford by a 2-1 scoreline.

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JC MSFL Matchday 26 review

By Danny Caro, March 4, 2012

Oakwood thumped title rivals Chigwell Athletic to seal promotion in Division One, while Brixton Old Boys A maintained their winning ways with a thumping 9-1 win over struggling Southgate Harmen B. London Maccabi Lions A went top in the Premier Division, while Raiders B beat Faithfold A for the third time this season. Danny Caro looks back on the latest round of league and cup action.

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A new dawn for Wingate & Finchley

By Paul Lerman, March 2, 2012

CAPITAL LEAGUE
Staines Town Reserves 3 Wingate & Finchley Reserves 1

Wingate & Finchley unleashed all of their centre of excellence youth players to represent the club in the adult Capital League in a tough fixture away at Staines Town.
The team included seven of their Jewish youth players aged 16 to 18 to dawn a new era for the club and for Jewish football.

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Benayoun: I need more matches

By Simon Griver, March 1, 2012

Israel captain Yossi Benayoun says that he has no idea where he will be playing next season.Benayoun, 31, starred in only his third Premier League start of the season as Arsenal came from two goals down to beat Spurs 5-2 in last weekend's north London derby. But he believes that his future lies away from the Emirates after his one-year loan deal from Chelsea ends.

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Top teams need stronger refs, says Oaks boss

By Danny Caro, March 1, 2012

Oakwood manager Ric Blank believes that the Maccabi League should review how it assigns referees to matches after the Division One leaders came through a fiery affair against Redbridge Jewish Care B.

Blank was outraged by the performance of Michael Cohen who sent off two Redbridge players, Scott Kay and Jamie Cooper, in a match Oakwood won 2-1.

The Oakwood boss believes that both red cards,

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Guttman's Israel defeated in debut match

By Danny Caro, March 1, 2012

INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY
Israel 2 Ukraine 3

Israel were beaten 3-2 by the Ukraine in manager Eli Guttman's first match of the national team in in Petah Tikva.

Drawn in a tough group for the 2014 World Cup campaign, which gets under way in September, Guttman would have been disappointed with some defensive frailties in a match Israel always trailed.

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JC MSFL Matchday 26 preview

By Danny Caro, February 29, 2012

There's some mouth-watering action in store in the top two divisions of the JC MSFL as well as in the JC Barry Goldstein Trophy. Danny Caro flavours all the action.

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The standard is high at top-end of the league

By David Wolff, February 29, 2012

This season just seems to be whizzing by and we are now at the ‘business end of the season' with the promoted teams emerging.

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Hamilton FX Olim League review: February 26

February 28, 2012

"This was the game of the season." That is how England FC B manager Cliff Corney described the seven-goal thriller against local rivals Aviv City on Saturday night.

Early on it appeared that one goal could settle a match in which both teams started with caution, however England B started to get into their groove and broke the deadlock after 25 minutes.

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