Football

Danny Caro's Monthly Awards - February

By Danny Caro, March 4, 2011

North London Raiders B are toasting double delight after clinching my respective Player and Manager of the Month for February.

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Football fake confesses: we were all at it

By Marcus Dysch, March 4, 2011

An amateur footballer caught up in the scandal over players' identities has revealed how he and his teammates knew they would be caught and expelled from a Jewish league.

Striker Mariusz Mielniczuk and his MSFL side, Holy Mount Zion, made headlines around the world last month after the JC revealed the team had been suspended for fielding non-Jewish players under fake names.

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The double's still on as Abrahams lifts Leeds

By David Gold, March 3, 2011

Leeds Maccabi beat fellow title-chasers Horsforth Fairweather 1-0 to boost their hopes of finishing top of the Leeds Combination League.

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Israel's manager Fernandez settles debt

By Simon Griver, March 3, 2011

Israel manager Luis Fernandez has reportedly settled his debt with Qatari side Al Rayyan.

The Frenchman was given until March 4 by the Israel FA to pay €400,000 and have his Fifa suspension revoked.

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Rebuilt: the 6 million dollar man Benayoun

March 3, 2011

Chelsea midfielder Yossi Benayoun is set to resume full training nearly five months after undergoing surgery on a torn Achilles tendon.

The news comes as a welcome boost following Tuesday's 2-1 victory over leaders Manchester United.

Benayoun said: "I'm feeling really good and progressing well. I hope to return to full training with Chelsea within a week or two."

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Wolfson wonder goal caps GB win

By Danny Caro, March 3, 2011

A depleted Maccabi GB Futsal team swept a side National League side Kickers, at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre in what team manager Johnny Cohen described as a "satisfactory conclusion" to the second phase of the team's preparations for the European Maccabi Games.

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HMH Eilat reach Under 9 Cup final

By Danny Caro, March 2, 2011

A last-minute strike from Sam Taylor put HMH Eilat into the final of the Maccabi Junior Football League Cup as they won a gripping semi-final against HMH Haifa 6-5.

HMH Eilat went into the tie missing two key players and they had their work cut out against a HMH Haifa side who had something to prove having been beaten by Eilat in the league.

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Golden Goldsmith inspires Haroldeans

By Danny Caro, March 1, 2011

Haroldeans came from behind to defeat South Manchester 2nd 2-1 thanks to goals from James Hudaly and Alistair Goldsmith in the MJSL.

Sam Cantor had put the home team ahead, and Ivan Gee felt his side were full value for the win.

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Abrahams boosts Leeds Maccabi's title hopes

By Danny Caro, March 1, 2011

Leeds Maccabi beat fellow title-chasers Horsforth Fairweather 1-0 to improve their hopes of finishing top of the Leeds Combination League.

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South Manchester back in relegation tussle

By Danny Caro, February 28, 2011

It was a case of after the Lord Mayor’s show for South Manchester as having beaten high-flying Mace last week they came down to earth with a bump against rock bottom Accenture who had not won a game all season-until Sunday.

The weather played havoc with the pitch and the quagmire conditions were always going to be an issue in light of South's Passing game.

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