Lions bow out of FA Vase

September 12, 2011

London Lions bowed out of the FA Vase in there first ever appearance in the competition losing 2-1 at home to London ASPA.



South stroll past last season's champions

September 11, 2011

Accountants League Premier Division
Miam Miam 0 South Manchester 1st 3

South Manchester Sports continued their strong start to the season beating last year's champions, Miam Miam in a convincing display.

Played on a good surface in balmy weather, the game got off to an unfortunate start when the opposing right back Phil Ramsey fell and dislocated his shoulder.


Leeds ready for Unicorn

September 9, 2011

Ian Selwyn expects Sunday's clash with New Unicorn FC to give him a real indication of his side's progress over the summer.

The Leeds Maccabi 1st boss was thrilled with his team's 5-1 opening day win away at AFC Waggon but is looking for an improvement this weekend.


Ullman: we will bounce back from this mauling

By James Masters, September 9, 2011

Alex Ullmann is adamant his Leeds Maccabi side will bounce back from their nightmare opening day defeat after the MJSL new boys were handed a brutal battering.

Leeds were left reeling after being hit for eight against a rampant South Manchester 2nd as Neil Collins' men ran riot.


Israeli team in disarray

By Danny Caro and Simon Griver, September 8, 2011

The Israel FA was this week left mopping up the mess after the national team saw their Euro 2012 hopes crushed with back-to-back defeats against Greece and Croatia.


Lions all set for FA Vase debut

By Danny Caro, September 8, 2011

Tony Gold, manager of London Lions, believes his team has nothing to lose when they make their debut in the FA Carlsberg Vase on Sunday.

The Lions have made an erratic start to the South Midlands League Division One season but Gold is confident the team can make its mark against Essex Senior League side London ASPA - a predominantly Muslim team - at Broxbourne Borough FC.


Shirley hit eighteen

September 8, 2011

Shirley Park made a barnstorming start to the season, crushing Team JLGB 18-0 in Division Three.

Six goals from summer signing Saul Conway plus four from Nicky Plotnek opened the floodgates. Stefan Benfredj (2), Sacha Benfredj (2), Simon Shelley (2), Adam Redhouse and Dan Mitman completed the rout in one of the most one-sided Maccabi League matches in years.


Israel's golden generation well short in the end

By Danny Caro, September 8, 2011

And, yet again, we are left to reflect on another abysmal qualifying campaign as Israel proved incapable of mixing it with Europe's finest.

Much like England, their golden generation has failed to deliver with the Israel FA needing to decide whether or not to dispense with the manager and start all over again.

Following victories over Latvia and Georgia, the glass looked half full.


Young guns ready for kick-off

By Danny Caro, September 8, 2011

The Maccabi Junior Football League gets under way on Sunday with 48 teams battling it out for silverware.

Players will be divided across five age groups, from Under 7s to Under 11s.

Highgate & Muswell Hill have entered 20 teams into the various divisions with Alyth Belsize (5), Brady Maccabi (5), Hendon United (11), North West London Jets, London Maccabi Lions and Redbridge completing the li


Young guns inspires four-midable Lions

September 8, 2011

London Lions produced a second win on the bounce beating Sun Postal Sports 4-0 at home.

Spartan South Midlands League Division One
London Lions 4 Sun Postal Sports 0

Goals from Paul Hakim, Steve Summers and youngsters Jordan Marks and Nicky Lewis earned their team another three valuable points.