Football

Furman ready to raise the bar

By James Masters, February 1, 2013

DEAN FURMAN insists he is ready for the biggest game of his career when South Africa face Mali tomorrow in the last eight of the Africa Cup of Nations.

The Oldham captain, who has played a starring role in his team’s passage into the quarter-finals, has been one of the stand out players of the tournament so far.

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Blackman joins Reading

January 31, 2013

Nick Blackman has joined Reading on a £1.2m deal.

The 23-year-old striker, who has a Jewish mother, joined from Sheffield United having recently turned down a similar offer from Crystal Palace.

"I'm really looking forward to it and I'm very excited," said Blackman, who once represented Team GB at the Maccabiah Games in Israel.

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Haroldeans boss eyes Morrison quarter-finals spot

By James Masters, January 31, 2013

Haroldeans boss Fraser Saville wants his team to fulfil his ambition of claiming glory in the Peter Morrison Trophy.

The MJSL champions are set to take on MSFL Division One side Camden Park on Sunday in the National Round of the competition.

The Merseysiders arrive in the capital having not played for a month after the bad weather put pay to its recent fixtures.

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Crumspall 2nd withdraws from MJSL

By James Masters, January 31, 2013

Crumpsall 2nd has folded after revealing they could no longer field a team in the Manchester Jewish Soccer League.

MJSL secretary Paul Rose told the JC: "Crumpsall FC advised the MJSL that they could no longer field a second team even though they have over 40 players registered.

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JC MSFL Matchday 21 preview

By Danny Caro, January 30, 2013

There's some cracking contests in store in the Peter Morrison Trophy including two north against south tussles, oh, and the return of Jamie Cole. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the action.

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Bolle puts Lions back on top

January 30, 2013

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
NEW BRADWELL ST PETER 1 LONDON LIONS 4

A hat-trick from Adam Bolle saw London Lions return to the top of the South Midlands League Division One with an impressive 4-1 win away at New Bradwell St Peter.

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: January 27

By Danny Caro, January 29, 2013

Hendon have had things all their own way in recent times, but it's good to see their manager David Garbacz speak from the heart after the gut-wrenching cup defeat against the Lions.

WINNER: - David Garbacz (Hendon A) - "I'm not sure we have ever lost on penalties before and all the old clichés about it being the most painful way to lose are definately true"

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week - January 27

By Danny Caro, January 29, 2013

There was only going to be one winner on Matchday 20 of the JC MSFL season. Take a bow Oren Hury.

WINNER: - Oren Hury (Oakwood B) - joined the exclusive club of keepers to score direct from a goal-kick. His wind-assistanted drop-kick left the Norstar C no. 1 red-faced

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: January 27

By Danny Caro, January 29, 2013

1. MAX SHIELDS (London Maccabi Lions A) - on top form with a wonder save in the second half from point blank and another fine block in the shootout win over cup holders Hendon

2. NICK LANDESBERG (London Maccabi Lions A) - worked well with Myeroff to thwart Hendon. Like Hansen and Lawro

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Camden Park edge into Anekstein semis

By Danny Caro, January 28, 2013

JC CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP QUARTER-FINAL
CAMDEN PARK 2 BRADY MACCABI B 1

Camden Park booked their place in the semi-finals of the JC League Cup following a hard fought win over Brady B.

A goal five minutes from time stopped Brady from taking the tie to extra-time after Daniel Hildebrand had cancelled out the Camden opener.

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