Football

We don't fear Three Lions, says Luzon

By Simon Griver, November 29, 2012

Guy Luzon believes Israel has nothing to fear when they take on England at the Euro under-21 Championship finals next year.

The host nation will face Stuart Pearce’s men in the final group game on June 11.

The draw in Tel Aviv on Wednesday night also pitted Israel against Norway (June 5) and Italy (June 8) in the eight-team tournament.

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We have unfinished business, says Pollock

By Danny Caro, November 29, 2012

David Pollock says Team GB has unfinished business to attend to after naming an 18-man squad for next year’s Maccabiah Games in Israel.

The Men’s Open football manager has opted to blend youth with experience after selecting nine of the players who represented GB at the 2009 event, where GB took silver after losing in the final on a penalty shoot-out against Argentina.

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Athletic Bilbao ease past Hapoel

By Danny Caro, November 29, 2012

EUROPA LEAGUE
HAPOEL KIRYAT SHMONA 0 ATHLETIC BILBAO 2

Israeli champions Hapoel Kiryat Shmona were beaten 2-0 by Athletic Bilbao in their penulimate Europa League group match.

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Israel to play England at Euro U21 finals

By Danny Caro, November 28, 2012

Host nation Israel will face England in the group stages of the Uefa Euro under-21 Championship finals next summer.

Israel were drawn in Group A, alongside Norway and Italy in Wednesday night’s draw at the Hilton Tel Aviv.

Israel will face Stuart Pearce's men in the final group match.

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JC MSFL Matchday 14 preview

By Danny Caro, November 28, 2012

Match of the day sees league leaders Faithfold A travel to Rowley Lane to take on London Maccabi Lions A with striker Michael Pearson returning to his former club. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the big match action on Matchday 14 of the JC MSFL season.

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: November 25

By Danny Caro, November 27, 2012

There were not many to choose from this week, due to the adverse weather, but the quality on the shortlist was top-drawer.

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Fabulous Fierstone lifts Lions reserves

November 27, 2012

MOLTEN SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE RESERVE DIVISION ONE
LONDON LIONS RESERVES 1 HODDESDON TOWN 0

In one of the few games to survive the weather, a fine all-round team performance saw Lions record a hugely satisfactory home victory against an excellent Hoddesdon Town team.

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Danny Caro's MSFL TOTW: November 25

By Danny Caro, November 27, 2012

This fair-weather XI made their mark while the rest of the league enjoyed a lie-in.

1. MAX SHIELDS (London Maccabi Lions A) - new signing gave a commanding performance, including two remarkable, match-winning saves with his team down to 10 men

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Courageous Chippeck has left his mark in more ways than one

By Danny Caro, November 26, 2012

The world of Jewish football is this week mourning the loss of a dear friend after Jonathan Chippeck passed away following a long illness.

Nicknamed Chipdog, Jonathan was to this day the only player who made me see stars on the pitch. He was a great competitor, hard as nails and would run through a brick wall for the cause.

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JC MSFL Top-Scorers: November 25

By James Masters, November 26, 2012

Lee Cash moved clear at the top of the Premier Division leaderboard but the weather prevented league top-scorer Jamie Kent from adding to his tally.

OVERALL
24 - Jamie Kent (Shirley Park)

14 - Adam Hersh (Los Blancos), Yishai Last (Hendon B), Ben Zloof (AC Mill Hill)

12 - Terry Jeffries (Temple Fortune B), Richard Fogelman (Jewventus), Alex Elf (Hendon Utd SC C)

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