Masters on a mission

October 19, 2011

A group of footballers will travel to Israel next month in a trip dedicated to the Fogel family.

Stuart Lustigman will lead the seventh Maccabi Masters football tour, which runs from October 24 to November 1.

Remembering the five Fogel victims who were murdered by Arab terrorists in Itamar in March, Lustigman said: "Sadly, many evil acts against Israelis are forgotten in the passing of time


Guttman No. 1 target

By Simon Griver, October 19, 2011

The Israel FA is in no rush to name a successor to Luis Fernandez whose contract expires in December.

The appointment of an Israel manager is not expected before March 2012 with former Hapoel Tel Aviv boss Eli Guttman the firm favourite to get the post.

Avram Grant reportedly has an open invitation to return to the job he held from 2002 to 2005 but the former West Ham manager still feels he


JC MSFL Matchday 8 preview

By Danny Caro, October 19, 2011

It's part two of clash of the titans on Sunday with title hopefuls Hendon A and Neasden A locking horns for the second consecutive week. There is also a full league programme scheduled on Matchday 8 of the JC MSFL season. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the action.



Rampant Lions through to round two

By Danny Caro, October 18, 2011


London Maccabi Lions B showed they were up for the cup as they brushed aside fellow division two opponents in what was a very well fought game.


Delmonte warns Manchester stars

By James Masters, October 18, 2011

Manchester Maccabi 1st boss Stuart Delmonte has joked he might be forced to hit his misfiring stars in the pocket if they continue to fritter way opportunities in front of goal.

Maccabi have scored nine times in their opening five league games but four of those came on the opening day of the Tameside League season.


Selwyn wants Sunday best

By James Masters, October 18, 2011

Ian Selwyn is hoping his Leeds Maccabi 1st side can put on a show when they entertain basement boys Northern Star on Sunday.

The two teams play on the same home pitch at Gledhow Lane and Star’s manager is the chairman of the Leeds Sunday Alliance League.


We won't underestimate Crumpsall, says Leeds manager

By James Masters, October 18, 2011

Alex Ullmann is determined to use Crumpsall’s sensational defeat of champions Manchester Maccabi 3rd as the blueprint for his success.

Leeds Maccabi 3rd boss Ullmann was blown away by Crumpsall’s stunning victory after Zevi Saunders’ side claimed their first win of the campaign.


It's good to talk, says Domb

By James Masters, October 18, 2011

David Domb has revealed an emotional heart to heart chat with his Hyde Park players has got his team back on track in the MJSL.

Domb was left stunned as his side conceded a late equaliser in last Wednesday’s student derby against Oakhill as they dropped two crucial points in their chase for the title.


JC MSFL Team of the Week - October 16

By Danny Caro, October 18, 2011

The were some big decisions to make after some scintillating performances on Matchday 7 of the JC MSFL season.

Ian Weinstein (Norstar B) - nominated by the opposition manager, Weinstein did not deserve to be on the losing side on Sunday. He put life and limb on the line in a bid to win the first competitive inter-club derby


JC MSFL Top-Scorers: October 16

By Danny Caro, October 17, 2011

Temple Fortune B player-manager Terry Jeffries has moved to the top of the goal charts following his strike in the defeat against North London Raiders C.

JC MSFL TOP-SCORERS (includes JC MSFL and JC Cyril Anekstein matches only)

12 - Terry Jeffries (Temple Fortune B)

11 – Saul Conway (Shirley Park)

9 - Jamie Kent (Brixton)

8 –Glenn Michaels (Chigwell)