Football

Israel beaten by Germany

By Danny Caro, June 1, 2012

Israel went down 2-0 in an international friendly against Euro 2012 finalists Germany on Thursday night.

Beaten 2-1 by the Czech Republic last weekend, Eli Guttman's troops succumbed to strikes from Mario Gomez and Andre Schuerrle.

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Tributes to treble winners Hendon United

By Danny Caro, June 1, 2012

Managers from the Premier Division give their verdict on treble winners and JC MSFL champions Hendon United Sports Club A.

“Hendon were the strongest, toughest and most organised team in the league. They are big, powerful, well-drilled and tough to break down. They are hard-working and never give up. However, the best side we came up against was definitely Redbridge.”

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Hendon the greatest? Not by a long shot, says Cole

By Danny Caro, June 1, 2012

Jamie Cole has rejected the claims of Hendon United manager David Garbacz that this season’s treble winners are the greatest MSFL team of all time.

Cole, the former manager of North West Neasden, this week responded to comments made by Garbacz and he believes the statement was disrespectful to successful Maccabi teams of the past.

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Danny Caro's MSFL Masters TOTS 2011/12

By Danny Caro, June 1, 2012

If you're good enough you're old enough, but this Select XI proved that they could still cut it, at the twilight of their MSFL careers.

1. DAVID GARSON (Faithfold C) - The Flying Potato rolled back the years with some wonderful saves, including a couple of penalties, one of his busiest years in goal in recent history. And somehow, his back survived!

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Danny Caro's Young MSFL TOTS 2011/12

By Danny Caro, June 1, 2012

Some people will tell you there is no good, young talent coming through in the JC MSFL. This Select XI tells me they couldn't be more wrong. The Maccabi League is alive and kicking.

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Danny Caro's Division Four TOTS 2011/12

By Danny Caro, June 1, 2012

Teams from the top three clubs are well-represented in my Division Four offering.

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Danny Caro's Division Three TOTS 2011/12

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

There are no less than four players from champions Glenthorne B in what is a top quality XI to represent Division Three.

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Danny Caro's Division Two TOTS 2011/12

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

1. JAMES GRABINER (Faithfold B) - "top keeper in the division, pushing the best keeper in the league that plays for the first team!"

2. JOE GRANT (Glenthorne United A) - "solid and lead by example all season. Calm on the ball with a great left foot"

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Danny Caro's Division One TOTS 2011/12

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

There were some big calls to make in Division One but this team has an excellent blend of youth, experience and quality from front to back.

1. JAKE DOFFMAN (Brixton Old Boys A) - "been consistent in every game and has pulled off some wonderful saves"

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Bern to join London Lions

By Danny Caro, May 31, 2012

Exclusive: London Lions manager Tony Gold has confirmed that Daran Bern will be joining the club.

Having claimed a highest-ever finish and points tally in the Molten Spartan South Midlands League, Lions manager Gold believes that livewire Bern, the current JC MSFL Player of the Year, will provide extra quality and prace to his forward line.

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