Football

Guttman’s gamble must pay off for Israel World Cup dream

By Danny Caro, October 15, 2012

The decision to drop Yossi Benayoun from the Israel squad is a bold one to say the least. Manager Eli Guttman recently threatened not to select players who were not first-choice for their clubs and he has backed up his words with actions.

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Captain Goodman put Lions reserves in seventh heaven

October 15, 2012

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE RESERVE DIVISION ONE
LONDON LIONS RESERVES 7 LANGFORD TOWN 1

A fluent Lions performance, their first for a while, and a return to goal-scoring form for skipper Nick Goodman, saw them record a comfortable three points with a thumping home win against Langford.

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JC MSFL Top-Scorers: October 14

By James Masters, October 15, 2012

Summer signing Jamie Kent continues to lead the way for Division One promotion hopefuls Shirley Park in the battle for the coveted JC MSFL Golden Boot

OVERALL
13 - Jamie Kent (Shirley Park)

10 - Ben Zloof (AC Mill Hill)

9 - Gideon Gold (Shirley Park), Adam Hersh (Los Blancos), Jono Gaon (Tottenham Chutspah), Terry Jeffries (Temple Fortune B)

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Many happy returns for Fortune stalwart Fess

By Danny Caro, October 15, 2012

MACCABI MASTERS FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION TWO
GLENTHORNE UNITED C 3 TEMPLE FORTUNE 3

Temple Fortune's stalwart striker Jeremy Fess marked his 500th appearance for the club with a goal in the thrilling 3-3 draw against Glenthorne.

Fess, who was also celebrating his 54th birthday, helped Fortune come from behind in an enthralling encounter.

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Maccabi Masters review: October 14

By Danny Caro, October 15, 2012

Glenthorne United A joined North London Raiders at the top of the Maccabi Masters League Division One following a 4-2 success over new boys Waldaf Town.

The east Londoners were inspired by goals from Greg Morris (2), Jamie Chapman and Marc Silver. Andrew Morrow and Hezi Yechiel replied for Town.

A solitary goal from Jonny Mack gave Southgate Harmen a win over Scrabble.

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Super Sanford inspires FC Team C

By Danny Caro, October 15, 2012

JC MSFL DIVISION THREE
OAKWOOD B 3 FC TEAM C 4

FC Team C boosted their title hopes with a thrilling victory over fellow high-flyers Oakwood B at Parmiters.

With Oakwood topping the table Team were after nothing less than 3 points. However, Oakwood had other ideas.

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Danny Caro's Teams of the Week: October 7

By Danny Caro, October 15, 2012

1. JAKE DOFFMAN (Brixton Old Boys)

2. JAKE WEINER (FC Team A)

3. GUY FENTON (Camden Park)

4. ADAM LAUFFER (LM Lions)

5. SCOTT JAY (Glenthorne A)

6. CARL PETERS (Oakwood B)

7. STEFAN BENFREDJ (Shirley Park)

8. NICK BERMAN (SPEC FC)

9. JAMES RYAN (Woodford Wanderers)

10. LEE CASH (NW Neasden B)

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Northern Football round-up: October 14

By James Masters, October 15, 2012

Republic of Flixton continued their stunning start to the season by crushing Oakhill Lions in the opening round of the Harold Feldman Trophy.

The Manchester students had hoped to pull off a huge shock but were given short shrift as Republic cruised to a 7-2 victory.

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JC Cyril Anekstein Cup round two draw

By Danny Caro, October 14, 2012

Cup holders Hendon United Sports Club A have been given a tough draw away to Premier Division rivals FC Team A in the tie of the round in this season's JC Cyril Anekstein Cup.

SPEC FC vs UJIA

Woodford Wanderers vs Faithfold B

Brady Maccabi B vs North London Raiders B

Hendon United Sports C vs Shirley Park

Oakwood B vs Chigwell Athletic

Norstar A vs North London Raiders A

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JC MSFL TOTW: the contenders - October 14

By Danny Caro, October 14, 2012

Here are this week's nominations for the JC Team of the Week.

GK - Brad Grant (Glenthorne B), Steve Murad (Temple Fortune A)

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