Football

Olim League review: March 9

March 11, 2014

It was a memorable weekend for Jerusalem, England FC and Real Jerusalem in the latest round of fixtures in the Olim League.

OLIM LEAGUE CUP SEMI-FINAL
JERUSALEM 3 BAMBI 2
Cup holders Jerusalem ended Bambi's double hopes as Moishe Lewis (2) and Natan Wiesenberg set up a thrilling 3-2 victory to reach the final.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: March 9

By Danny Caro, March 11, 2014

Here are the star men from Matchday 26 of the MGBSFL season.

1. JAMIE WARWICK (L’Equipe) - "emergency keeper was superb against title favourites NLR C. Handled everything that came in the box and so quick off his line that it ruled out every ball over the top. Gave the rest of the defence such confidence"

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Maccabi teams ready for new challenge

March 11, 2014

Organisers of the MGBSFL and Maccabi Masters League have set up an Invitational Competition in order to extend the season for eight teams.

The new tournament has been put together by David Wolff and Stuart Lustigman for sides that have either finished their season or have just a few matches remaining.

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London Lions hit for six

March 11, 2014

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
HOLMER GREEN 6 LONDON LIONS 0

After last week’s battling performance, London Lions fell back to Earth with a bump this weekend, losing 6-0 away to Holmer Green in the Buckinghamshire countryside.

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Rangers can bounce back, says Freedman

March 11, 2014

TONY COHEN MEMORIAL CUP
SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 2nd 2 REICH INSURANCE RANGERS 1

Reich Insurance Rangers chief Michael Freedman backed his side to recover from this first-leg loss in the Tony Memorial Cup.

Dan Linton and a Mark Collins penalty was enough for South Manchester Sports 2nd to take an advantage.

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Super Shiffman keeps Haroldeans dreaming

March 11, 2014

MJSL JOAN COLLINS PREMIER DIVISION
HAROLDEANS 3 OAKHILL LIONS 2

Adam Shiffman’s hat-trick kept Haroldeans’ faint title hopes alive.

The Merseysiders need to win all their remaining games and hope runaway leaders Maccabi Manchester 2nds slip up.

But Shiffman’s treble kept Haroldeans in the hunt and boss Fraser Saville praised his prolific striker.

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New boy Cohen teaches Brixton a lesson

March 10, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION ONE
BRIXTON OLD BOYS 1 SOUTHGATE HARMEN 4

A stunning hat-trick from DANNY COHEN helped Southgate Harmen extend their lead at the top following a 4-1 demolition of Brixton.

There was also one from Sam Castle as Harmen put real daylight between themselves, Woodford Wanderers, Brady Maccabi B and North West Neasden.

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Fogelman's touch of class sees off NLR

By Danny Caro, March 10, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION THREE
L'EQUIPE 1 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS C 0

The race for the Division Three title took another twist as Richard Fogelman's 28th league goal of the season inspired L'Equipe to a memorable win over the leaders.

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Impossible is nothing, says Garbacz

By Danny Caro, March 10, 2014

PETER MORRISON TROPHY LAST 16
AFC FLIXTON 1 HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 2

David Garbacz praised his troops after strikes from Danny Kon and a penalty from Ari Last sent Hendon into the quarter-finals of the National Cup after they came from a goal down to claim a hard-fought victory over 10-man Flixton in Manchester.

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Maccabi Masters review: March 9

By Jeremy Silverstone, March 10, 2014

The top three teams all recorded resounding victories in Division Two of the Maccabi Masters League, and the title race looks like going to the wire.

London Maccabi Lions continue to lead the way after seeing off the challenge of Brady B, with Michael Abraham, David Pollock, Stuart Coutts and Marc Morris earning them a 4-0 win.

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