Pupils battle it out at Maccabi tournament

November 22, 2011

Kerem and Simon Marks were the respective winners of Maccabi GB's Primary Schools Football Tournament for Years 5 and 6 Boys and Girls, held in partnership with UJIA.

This tournament has always been a popular event and this time was no exception with 13 schools attending bringing along 30 different teams to compete. In total over 300 young people participated.


Northern team of the week: November 20

By James Masters, November 22, 2011

Here is my Team of the Week for November 20.

1. Josh Samberg (Manchester Maccabi 3rd)

2. Avi Rosenthal (Haroldeans)

3. Dylan Sidle (Republic of Mancunia 1st)

4. Danny Schweiger (South Manchester SC 2nd)

5. Rick Myers (Manchester Maccabi 1st)

6. Sam Calmonson (Manchester Maccabi 3rd)

7. Oshri Amar (Leeds Maccabi 1st)

8. Danny Rubinstein (Manchester Maccabi 1st)


Boca hit for six by table-topping Raiders C

November 22, 2011


A hat-trick from Nicky Woolf steered leaders North London Raiders C to their eighth, and most emphatic, victory of the season as they over-powered Boca Jewniors.


Having a ball on Mitzvah Day

By Danny Caro, November 22, 2011

Tributes have been flooding in following the success of a joint venture between the Maccabi Junior Football League and Kisharon for Mitzvah Day.


Danny Caro's Division 1 TOTW: Nov 20

By Danny Caro, November 22, 2011

1. Jake Doffman (Brixton Old Boys A)

2. Josh Franklin (Brixton Old Boys A)

3. Ed Weisz (Brixton Old Boys A)

4. Sam Franks (Brixton Old Boys A)

5. Jamie Gurvitz (Brixton Old Boys A)

6. Richard Slater (Chigwell Athletic)

7. Jamie Cooper (Redbridge JC B)

8. Ricky Engleman (NW Neasden B)

9. Harrison Midda (Woodford Wanderers)

10. Dan Orgel (Redbridge JC B)


Danny Caro's Premier Division TOTW: Nov 20

By Danny Caro, November 22, 2011

1. Ben Law (Faithfold A)

2. David Fox (North West Neasden A)

3. Lorian Madanes (Faithfold A)

4. Jamie Taylor (Faithfold A)

5. Kyle Bentwood (North West Neasden A)

6. Greg Corin (Hendon Utd SC A)

7. Sammy Ross (North West Neasden A)

8. Rocky Spitzer (Faithfold A)

9. Yoav Lebens (London Maccabi Lions A)

10. Ben Kon (Hendon Utd SC A)


Danny Caro's Team of the Week: November 20

By Danny Caro, November 22, 2011

1. BEN LAW (Faithfold A) - a flu-ridden Law was right in the zone, pulling off some stunning saves. He was dominant at crosses and corners while his reflexes left many wondering if he’d over-dosed on Lemsip!

2. SAMMY ROSS (North West Neasden A) - described by joint-manager Darren Yarlett as “a class act” in the 2-0 win over Brady


JC MSFL Save of the Week: Nov 20

By Danny Caro, November 22, 2011

WINNER: - BEN LAW (Faithfold A) - stunning reflex save from point-blank range to deny Mark Leader



- Max Shields (NW Neasden A) - superb one-handed save from a deflected shot down low to his left

- Daniel Beresford (NW Neasden B) - made a crucial penalty with the score at 3-2


Keinan joins Palace on loan

By Simon Griver, November 22, 2011

Cardiff defender Dekel Keinan has joined Crystal Palace on loan until January, with an option to extend his stay at Selhurst Park until May.

Palace will be Keinan’s third British club after he moved from Maccabi Haifa to Blackpool in August last year.


Gothelf: Lions are fearless

By James Masters, November 21, 2011

Zack Gothelf insists his Oakhill Lions won’t fear anybody when the draw for the semi-finals of the Harold Feldman Trophy is made on Thursday.

The Lions continued their impressive run of form by thrashing Leeds Maccabi 3rd 7-1 to record their fifth successive victory.