Football

IFA probe

By Simon Griver, January 12, 2012

Israel FA chairman Avi Luzon was questioned under caution by Israeli police earlier this week regarding match-fixing allegations.

Two full days of interrogation revolved around suspected intervention by Luzon in the selection of referees for Ligat Ha'Al games involving Maccabi Petach Tikva, the club where he formerly served as chairman.

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Omri signs

January 12, 2012

Omri Altman has spoken of his first-team aspirations after signing a two-year deal with Fulham.

The Israeli, who turns 18 in March, joined the Fulham Academy last year.

Altman said: "I'm very happy to sign for Fulham and love my life in London.

"I've spoken with the manager, Martin Jol, and everything is working out well.

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Furman fury

By Danny Caro, January 12, 2012

Oldham captain Dean Furman says that he left Anfield feeling hurt after teammate Tom Adeyemi was allegedly subjected to a racial outburst from the Kop during the FA Cup third round tie against Liverpool last week.

Furman, 23, was quick to console Adeyemi, who was left in tears, following the incident towards the end of the match.

"What happened should not happen in the game," Furman said: "I

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Danny Caro's MSFL Division 2 TOTW: Jan 8

By Danny Caro, January 11, 2012

1. Arthur Caplan (Hendon Utd SC B)

2. Dan Ejdelman (Faithfold B

3. Ari Nevies (Hendon Utd SC B)

4. Max Saunders (Camden Park)

5. Alex Springer (London Maccabi Lions B)

6. Richard 'Scotty' Alexander (L’Equipe)

7. Jake Saunders (Camden Park)

8. Paul Biller (Glenthorne United A)

9. Andy Burke (L’Equipe)

10. David Blitz (Glenthorne United A)

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Danny Caro's Division One TOTW: Jan 8

By Danny Caro, January 11, 2012

1. Steve Murad (Temple Fortune A)

2. Josh Tiano (Temple Fortune A)

3. Matt Gilbery (Temple Fortune A)

4. Eddie Manson (Oakwood)

5. Benji Mannhaim (Temple Fortune A)

6. Ben Weinburg (Brixton Old Boys A)

7. Michael Posner (Brixton Old Boys A)

8. Jonny Kay (Norstar A)

9. Michael Field (North West Neasden B)

10. Michael Goldberg (Temple Fortune A)

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JC MSFL Matchday 19 preview

By Danny Caro, January 11, 2012

The quarter-finals of the JC League Cup take centre stage on Sunday, with six teams looking to join Brixton Old Boys A in the hat for the last four. There is also some mouth-watering action to look forward to in the league. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the action.

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Maccabi Masters cup draws

January 10, 2012

Cup holders Brady Maccabi A have been drawn at home to Glenthorne United B in the first round of the Henry Swerner Cup.

Here are the full draws for both Maccabi Masters cup competitions.

Henry Swerner Cup
Brady Maccabi B vs Faithfold FC
Brady Maccabi A (holders) vs Glenthorne United B
South Mancs vs Marshside
Scrabble vs Glenthorne United A

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Danny Caro's Division 4 TOTW: Jan 8

By Danny Caro, January 10, 2012

1. Doug Carson (Athletico Finchley)

2. David Brown (Jewventus)

3. Jacob Symons (FC Team C)

4. Sam Marchant (Athletico Finchley)

5. Mike Lax (Jewventus)

6. Rob ‘Bobsie’ Cohen (Jewventus)

7. Aron Keller (Athletico Finchley)

8. Ben Mandell (Athletico Finchley)

9. Dan Ezra (Jewventus)

10. Sam Collins (Athletico Finchley)

11. Ami Wynbourne (Jewventus)

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Celtic's Kayal out for the season

By James Masters, January 10, 2012

Celtic star Beram Kayal has been ruled out for the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his ankle.

The Israel international was forced to leave the field on a stretcher during Celtic’s 1-0 win over Rangers on December 28 following a challenge with Lee McCulloch.

Kayal, who signed a new five-year deal with Celtic in October, will now hope to return to action in pre-season.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: January 8

By Danny Caro, January 10, 2012

1. DANNY BERLINER (North London Raiders A) - you will do well to find a better performance from an MSFL keeper this season. Berliner pulled off a series of stunning saves to keep his team in the game and earn a crucial point against Brady

2. SAM MARCHANT (Athletico Finchley) - a tower of strength at the back and played a key role in shutting Raiders C out

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