Football

Rosenberg feeling blue

By James Masters, October 25, 2011

Tony Rosenberg believes his Manchester Maccabi 1st side could learn a trick or two from Roberto Mancini after they suffered a shock defeat to ten-man Hartshead FC.

Manchester City fan Rosenberg says the way Mancini’s men tore 10-man Manchester United apart during last weekend's 6-1 thrashing was the perfect lesson in how to make the man advantage count.

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JC MSFL Top-Scorers: October 23

By Danny Caro, October 25, 2011

Following his five-goal heroics against Team JLGB, Shirley Park hotshot Saul Conway has climbed to the top of the JC MSFL goal charts.

16 – Saul Conway (Shirley Park)

12 - Terry Jeffries (Temple Fortune B)

9 - Jamie Kent (Brixton)

8 – Glenn Michaels (Chigwell), Stefan Benfredj (Shirley Park)

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: October 23

By Danny Caro, October 25, 2011

Here is my Team of the Week for Matchday 8 of the JC MSFL season.

STEVE MURAD (TEMPLE FORTUNE A) - put in a top-class display to deny Division One leaders Redbridge B a sixth consecutive victory

ED WEICZ (BRIXTON OLD BOYS A) - inspired his team to a stunning victory in the Sunday FA Cup, where they became the first team to beat Mass FC in almost two and a half years

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Northern team of the week nominations

By James Masters, October 24, 2011

Goalkeepers:
Darren Brewer (South Manchester 2nd)
Josh Daniels (Oakhill)

Defenders:
Mark Addis (South Manchester 1st)
Paul Clayton (Hyde Park)
Neil Collins (South Manchester 2nd)
Mark Collins (South Manchester 2nd)
Nathan Ezair (South Manchester 2nd)

Midfielders:
Ben Peppi (South Manchester 1st)
Joe Davis (Oakhill)
Dan Levinson (Leeds Maccabi 1st)
Gav Bollel (Crumpsall)

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Hamilton Court FX Olim League review: October 23

October 24, 2011

Modiin massacred by England's New Boys

England B 8 Modiin 3
A frantic start for England B saw them edgy against an experienced Modiin side. But it was the B's who struck the first blow as a superb run and cross by veteran midfielder, Jonathan Binke was accidently directed into the net by a Modiin defender.

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Losing feeling for Levy

By James Masters, October 24, 2011

Paul Levy believes his Republic of Mancunia 2nd side were robbed of a precious point during a titanic tussle with Oakhill Lions.

With the teams level at 1-1, Simon Finkelstein struck an injury-time winner for the Lions, despite appearing to be in an offside position.

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Wonderful Woolman inspires Leeds

By James Masters, October 24, 2011

Leeds Sunday Alliance Premier Division
Leeds Maccabi 1st 4 Northern Star 0
Dave Woolman scored twice as Leeds Maccabi 1st cruised to victory over basement boys Northern Star.

The in-form striker grabbed an early brace before Richard Black and Curtis Bitton-Price wrapped up the points for Ian Selwyn’s men.

“It should have been double figures,” said Selwyn.

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Crumpsall come back from the dead

By James Masters, October 24, 2011

Zevi Saunders praised his comeback kings as Crumpsall rose from the dead to claim all three points in an enthralling contest against Leeds Maccabi 3rd.

After producing one of the greatest shocks in recent MJSL history by defeating reigning champions Manchester Maccabi 3rd, Crumpsall were given a rough ride by winless Leeds.

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The referee killed us, says Sharpe

By James Masters, October 24, 2011

Gavin Sharpe was left to count the cost of several bizarre refereeing decisions as his Sporting JLGB side crashed to defeat in the Harold Feldman Trophy.

Sporting were beaten 2-1 by Republic of Mancunia 1st and finished the game with 10 men after captain Saul Davies was given his marching orders.

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Ten-man Maccabi well beaten by Stoke

By Danny Caro, October 24, 2011

Stoke City manager Tony Pulis believes that two sending-off incidents marred his team’s 3-0 victory over Maccabi Tel Aviv in the Europa Champions League.

First half strikes from Kenwyne Jones, Cameron Jerome and Ryan Shotton proved decisive for the Premiership club.

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