Football

MJSL round-up: November 6

By James Masters, November 7, 2011

Haroldeans hot-shot Bobby Abrams returned to haunt former club Hyde Park after smashing a hat-trick to extend his side’s winning streak to nine league games.

Abrams took his tally to 13 for the season as Haroldeans moved ten points clear at the summit after seeing off Hyde Park 3-1 in Liverpool.

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JC MSFL Quote of the Week: Nov 6

By Danny Caro, November 7, 2011

There is rarely a dull moment in the JC MSFL. Find out the latest pearls of wisdom from managers and players across the league.

WINNER: - Jamie Kyte (LM Lions B) - "4-0 up at half time I put the kettle on, pulled out the deckchair and started reading the Mail on Sunday. 25 minutes later, with only one goal in it, I was having my blood pressure checked"

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JC MSFL Goal of the Week: Nov 6

By Danny Caro, November 6, 2011

Lots of quality strikes to choose from but in the end there can only be one winner.

WINNER: Barry Green (Team JLGB) - JLGB's man of the match Byron Waktins brought the ball out of defence, beat three men and found Mike Marks on the left. Marks worked himself space on the left wing after beating his man, and put in a low cross for Green to finish coolly

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Five-star Lavin helps South Manchester move eight points clear

By Danny Caro, November 6, 2011

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South Manchester Sports moved eight points clear at the top of the table after claiming their eighth straight victory after thrashing bottom of the table Manchester Villa 10-3.

The demolition gave Darryl Lee's men a healthy advantage of nearest rivals Mace who have played a game more.

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JC MSFL Team of the Week: The Contenders - Nov 6

By Danny Caro, November 6, 2011

The were some more big performances on Matchday 10 of the JC MSFL season.

GK - Dan Cohen (NL Raiders A), Mike Perkin (Montana), Ben Rosenthal (Woodford), Ben Law (Faithfold A), Ben De La Fuente (Norstar A)

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JC MSFL Matchday 10 review

By Danny Caro, November 6, 2011

Hendon United Sports Club A boosted their title with a brilliant performance helping them blow North London Raiders A away. But there was better news for Raiders B who thumped Harmen A 4-0. In the cup, Faithfold A eased through in the all Premier Division clash against Lions.

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Haifa beaten by 10-man Steaua

By Danny Caro, November 4, 2011

Steaua Bucharest dented Maccabi Haifa’s Europa League qualification hopes with a 4-2 victory in Group J.

Strikes from Leandro Tatu and Florin Costea put Steaua 2-0 up after 28 minutes but Haifa hit back with Eyal Meshumar and Yaniv Katan hauling them level five minutes before the break.

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PSV end Hapoel's Europa League hopes

By Danny Caro, November 4, 2011

A late strike from Kevin Strootman ended Hapoel Tel Aviv’s qualification hopes in Group C following a six-goal thriller against leaders PSV Eindhoven in Holland.

The Dutch team came from two goals down at the break to book their place in the last 32 of the competition.

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Natcho wonder strike defeats Spurs

By Danny Caro, November 4, 2011

A stunning strike from Israeli starlet Bebras Natcho steered Rubin Kazan to a famous victory over Spurs to leapfrog the Lilywhites in Group A of the Europa League.

Kazan had been kept out by Spurs keeper Carlo Cudicini but he could not stop Natcho's curling free-kick, conceded after Sebastien Bassong was caught in possession 10 minutes into the second half.

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Maccabi second best against Stoke

By Danny Caro, November 4, 2011

Maccabi Tel Aviv’s Europa League’s hopes are all but over after they went down to a 2-1 defeat against Stoke City.

Second-half strikes from Dean Whitehead and substitute Peter Crouch put Stoke in cruise control before Maccabi Roberto Colautti pulled one back with the last kick of the game.

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