Football

Rocket Rubenstein is a bit of all white

By Ben Shooter, November 19, 2008

U11:
HISHU White 8 Hendon Hawks 0

Played in blustery conditions at Copthall Playing Fields, HISHU White faced the familiar opposition of Hendon Hawks for a mouthwatering local derby.

Both teams were eager to get an early advantage but it was the home side that started stronger, controlling the early stages of the game with Raphael Rosenfelder and Adam Goldberg out muscling their opposing players in midfield.

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Five-star Lions stun Rovers

November 19, 2008

WFL Blue Division Under 15:
London Maccabi Lions 5 Everestt Rovers 3

London Maccabi Lions came from two down to beat Everett Rovers 3.

Although 2-0 down, Lions rallied with skipper Jake Yudelowitz scoring from the spot on the stroke of half time.

Lions improved in the second half with Eliott Moss scoring with his first touch followed by another into the top left.

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Davody breaks Hendon hearts

November 19, 2008

JC MSFL Div 3:
FC Marylebone 2 Hendon Hawks 1

A stoppage time effort from player-manager Jon Davody earned Marylebone maximum points against a resilient Hawks team.

Marylebone started strongly against 10-men Hawks until their keeper arrived 10 minutes into the game.

The Frenchmen almost scored on a few clear chances. Davody controlled the ball inside the box on a corner kick and his deflected shot hit the crossbar.

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Harmen strike Gold

November 19, 2008

JC MSFL Division 2:
Southgate Harmen B 3 Rapid Banta 2

On a grey day in North London, the B's of Southgate recorded their second straight 3-1 victory.

Goals from the two Simons were enough to see the day ended in delight for Southgate, as they only gave up a goal after a penalty.

Elliot 'Vern' Gordon gave the team a great deal of cover, sweeping up behind the back four of Engel, Dreifuss, Taylor and Sasto, who all defended very effectively throughout the morning.

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Five-star Raiders crush Zionists

November 19, 2008

JC MSFL Division 2:
Holy Mount Zion 0 North London Raiders B 5

North London Raiders B got their season back on track with a resounding 5-0 victory over a plucky Holy Mount Zion Team.

A hat-trick from Nicky Woolf, and one each from Australians Daniel Miller and Steve Silver capped a fine performance from the amber men.

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Eagle-eyed Bloom keeps Neasden on course

November 19, 2008

JC MSFL Division Two:
FC Heath 1 North West Neasden C 4

North West Neasden C kept up their promotion push with their second win over FC Heath in three weeks as a Stephen Bloom hat-trick led them to a comfortable 4-1 win.

On a slightly boggy South Oxhey pitch, Neasden started the brighter and their first chance was not long in coming as a flowing move down the left saw Michael Hershman cross for Bloom who laid the ball off to the advancing Mark Simons who was unlucky to see his first-time shot cannon back off the crossbar.

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Three cheers for Wingate

November 19, 2008

Ryman League Division One North:
Tilbury 0 Wingate & Finchley 3

Wingate & Finchley gave themselves some breathing room ahead of the playoff chasing pack with a convincing away victory at Tilbury.

The first half was an even and open contest, and Wingate went in a goal ahead at the break mainly thanks to the heroics of goalkeepr Gavin King. The second half saw a difference in class as the visitors comfortably killed the game off.

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Lions Topple Dukes

By Danny Caro, November 17, 2008

Sunday FA Cup Round 2: Duke of Rutland 0 London Maccabi Lions A 2

The magic of the FA Cup is something you hear professional footballers talk about all the time. London Maccabi Lions produced one of those magic moments with a splendid 2-0 victory over a physically strong and well equipped Duke of Rutland team containing no fewer then six players playing Southern League Division One football.

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FC Team are six-hitters

By Mitch Young, November 17, 2008

London FA Cup Round 3: FC Team A Sloan 0

After a bad defeat to Arsenal Deaf the following week, FC Team took the long trip to East Dulwich to face County side Sloan in the third round of the London FA Cup.

The team felt optimistic and that a new dawn had arrive and everyone in the camp was focussed and was relishing the test.

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Lion cubs win derby

November 13, 2008

Oliver Craig (2), Efraim Carlebach and Joe Zender earned London Maccabi Lions Under 18s a 4-3 win over London Road.

Sam Lewis and Matthew Perlman gave LML White a 2-1 win over Edmonton Rangers in the Watford Friendly League Under 15 Division. Daniel Remo and Ben Simpson were on target as Brady Maccabi Under 11s drew 2-2 against Hemel Athletic in the Watford Friendly League.

HMH beat Alyth Belsize 4-1 in the AJY Under 14 Division thanks to goals from Zachary Collins (2), Clarke Norton and Noah Lachs.

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