Awesome Athletico romp past Raiders

January 9, 2012

Athletico Finchley 3 North London Raiders C 0

A Ben Mandell double helped Athletico Finchley spring one of the surprises of the day as they started 2012 with a bang.

After a thrashing from Raiders the last time these two met, Athletico were always out to get revenge.


Brilliant Brixton knock out cup holders

By Danny Caro, January 8, 2012

Brixton Old Boys A 3 Redbridge Jewish Care A 2

Cup holders Redbridge A were dramatically dumped out of the JC League Cup as a late winner from Jamie Kent clinched a memorable win for John Nitka's men.

Alon Hershkorn put Brixton ahead from the penalty spot six minutes into the second half after Kent had been brought down in the area.


Maccabi Masters review: January 8

By Jeremy Silverstone, January 8, 2012

Defending champions Brady Maccabi A continued their seemingly unstoppable march towards another title with a narrow win over South Mancs.

Laurence Myers and David Rose earned them a 2-1 victory, with Simon Davidson replying for Mancs.


Jets fired up for cup

January 8, 2012

Excel League Under 12 Cup Quarter-Finals
North West London Jets 1 Shenley 0

North West London Jets beat Shenley in the last eight of the Under 12's Excel League Cup.

NWLJ got the game underway and were instantly on the ascendancy. The Jets threatened the Shenley goal on numerous occasions with Eytan Kleinberg, David Amor and Ari Kessler all hitting the woodwork.


JC MSFL Save of the Week: Jan 8

By Danny Caro, January 8, 2012

WINNER: - Danny Berliner (NL Raiders A) - somehow managed to fingertip TJ Keterman's dipping drive on to the bar


- Danny Berliner (NL Raiders A) - a brilliant reflex save to parry a glancing header from Paul Hakim

- Oli Colmans (Brady A) - clawed out a close range header from David Rhodes


Five-star Yaffe helps South Manchester march on

January 8, 2012

Iraq FC 1 South Manchester Sports 9

South Manchester Sports returned from the festive break with a hammering of Iraq FC in a game which saw South awarded four penalties and in which Marc Yaffe scored five times.


JC MSFL Team of the Week: the contenders - Jan 8

By Danny Caro, January 8, 2012

GK - Danny Berliner (NL Raiders A), Oli Colman (Brady A), Steve Murad (Temple Fortune A), Jordan Davidson (Glenthorne Utd B), Doug Carson (Athletico Finchley), Josh Cohen (Los Blancos), Ben De La Fuente (Norstar A)


JC MSFL Matchday 18 review

By Danny Caro, January 8, 2012

Brixton Old Boys A claimed result of the day as they sent holders Redbridge Jewish Care A tumbling out of the JC Cyril Anekstein Cup. In the league, Temple Fortune A ensured that Division One leaders Redbridge B suffered a new year hangover as players from the JC MSFL returned to action after a two-week winter break. There was also a first league win of the season for L'Equipe in Division Two.


Title tussle

January 5, 2012

Hapoel Kiryat Shmona maintained their six point lead at the top of Ligat Ha'Al after a goalless drawwith second placed Ashdod.

After 19 games out of 35, the northerners are seeking a first ever title. Kiryat Shmona was founded in 2000 and after gaining promotion in 2007, finished third the following season.


Dozens on injury list but Lions still win

By Danny Caro, January 5, 2012

London Lions started 2012 with a bang after claiming a stunning 4-2 away win at Welwyn Garden City in the Molten Spartan South Midlands League.

Braces from defender Adam Myeroff and former Dagenham & Redbridge man Sam Sloma capped a fine display in a match where the Lions defied the odds.

They had no less than 30 players unavailable, had just one recognisable centre-half and only one substi