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Danny Caro's Division 3 TOTW: November 16

By Danny Caro, November 20, 2014

Here are the top men from Matchday 11 of the MGBSFL.

1. DAN KOSKY (Faithfold B) - was in inspired form against Shacharit, making two sublime saves

2. ARON LUFTIG (London Rovers) - "absolutely solid from start to finish. Didn't let anything past him and kept position well throughout. Won absolutely every one-on-one"

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Danny Caro's Division Two TOTW: November 16

By Danny Caro, November 20, 2014

This lucky XI caught the eye on Matchday 11 of the MGBSFL.

1. JAMES MILLMAN (FC Team C) - standing in for player-manager David Gordon, Millman helped Team claim a hard-earned point against improving Jewdinese, including a stunning stop that earned him JC Save of the Week

2. ALEX KAYE (AC Mill Hill) - a dogged and determined performer against Raiders C

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MGBSFL Matchday 12 preview

By Danny Caro, November 20, 2014

Matchday 12 features two more inter-club derbies, with the Premier Division and Division One leaders going head-to-head in a sea of Orange, while FC Team B and C are ready to rumble for the third time this season. Danny Caro brings you all the latest team news and reaction, as well as his predictions.

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: November 16

By Danny Caro, November 19, 2014

The JC panel of judges were disappointed not to see the widely-acclaimed Jason Stein on the shortlist on Matchday 11 of the MGBSFL.

In the end, MOTW Jonathan Adelman got the nod after his philosophical quip after the excellent win over Camden.

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Danny Caro's Save of the Week: November 16

By Danny Caro, November 19, 2014

Filling in for player-manager David Gordon, centre-half James Millman did not disappoint in nets.

Indeed, one special stop even drew this tribute from his gaffer.

"James made a breath-taking save when he managed to turn away a deflected shot with his outstretched foot when going the wrong way".

I'll definitely be keeping an eye out to see who takes the golden gloves next week.

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: November 16

By Danny Caro, November 19, 2014

A moment of magic from AC Mill Hill's Darren Bloom was the highlight of Matchday 11 of the MGBSFL.

It was a case of quick-thinking on his behalf - a moment of inspiration - as he hit the ball from pretty much his own penalty area, the ball bounced over the keeper and hit the back of the net.

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Danny Caro's Division One TOTW: November 16

By Danny Caro, November 19, 2014

This Select XI had gold-dust in their boots following stand-out performances in Division One of the MGBSFL on Matchday 11.

1. BEN CHERKAS (NL Raiders B) - could do nothing about Camden's goal, but was pretty much faultless from that point, pulling off some excellent and brave stops and showing high levels of concentration

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Danny Caro's Prem Div TOTW: November 16

By Danny Caro, November 19, 2014

Here's the top team from the Premier Division on Matchday 11 of the MGBSFL.

1. MICHAEL CASSON (ML Lions Blue) - "made some very brave saves and important saves once again. Foiled the strikers twice when they were one-on-one"

2. EITAN BEN-ZION (FC Team A) - a key member of a back-line who didn't put a foot wrong against Woodford. Led and organised superbly

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Oaks deserved more, says Blank

By Danny Caro, November 18, 2014

MGBSFL PREMIER DIVISION
OAKWOOD A 3 HARMEN 3

Ric Blank believes Oakwood's performance against high-flying Harmen shows they can mix it with the best.

A penalty 20 minutes from time from top-scorer James Gershfield ensured the visitors came away from an almighty battle against Oakwood with a precious point.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: November 17

By Danny Caro, November 18, 2014

Here are the star performers from Matchday 11 of the MGBSFL.

1. MICHAEL CASSON (ML Lions Blue) - "for the second time in two weeks, he kept Lions in the game. Some very brave keeping from corners and one on ones meant that Redbridge couldn’t add more to their tally"

2. BEN KON (Hendon Utd SC A) - "had his hands full, but stood up strong throughout" against NLR A

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Red-hot Raiders B go top

By Danny Caro, November 18, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION ONE
CAMDEN PARK 1 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS B 3

Norstar London Raiders B produced an impressive display from start to finish, as they beat Camden Park and in doing so leapfrogged them to hit the 1st Division summit.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: November 16

By Danny Caro, November 17, 2014

James Gershfield put daylight between himself and the chasing pack with a double against Oakwood as the race for the MGBSFL Golden Boot hots up after goals galore on Matchday 11 of the season.

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17 - James Gershfield (Harmen)

14 - Jake Gilbert (NL Raiders B)

12 - Dave Woolman (Oakwood A)

10 - David Joseph Cohen (FC Team A)
Julius Judah (Athletic Bilbaum)

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Lewis lets Ra'anana off the hook

By Danny Caro, November 17, 2014

Runaway league leaders Ra'anana made the trip to the capital to take on in-form Jerusalem who had climbed to second.

Both sides were missing a couple of players, but were nonetheless near full strength for this titanic battle between the league's two top scoring teams and two of the meanest defences.

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Danny Caro's Div 3 TOTW: November 9

By Danny Caro, November 17, 2014

Here are the star men from Division Three on Matchday 10 of the MGBSFL.

1. Brad Segal (Boca Jewniors)

2. Simon Englander (Boca Jewniors)

3. Gideon Caller (Hendon B)

4. Chaim Strom (Hendon B)

5. Adam Rosenfeld (Boca Jewniors)

6. Jamie Levrant (KS Reunited)

7. Avi Mocton (Hendon B)

8. Dovi Vogel (London Rovers)

9. Mitchel Ross (KS Reunited)

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Kestenbaum late show halts Raiders

By Danny Caro, November 16, 2014

MGBSFL PREMIER DIVISION
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 2 HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 2

An 85th-minute strike from Yoav Kestenbaum earned defending champions Hendon a hard-earned point against league leaders NLR A in Willesden.

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Three cheers for Israel

By Danny Caro, November 16, 2014

Israel finished the night top of Group B following an impressive 3-0 victory over a 10-man Bosnia and Herzegovina team in Haifa on Sunday.

With rivals Belgium and Wales playing out a goalless draw earlier in the day, Eli Guttman's men rode their luck early on, against a Bosnia team missing star striker Edin Dzeko.

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JC Team of the week: the contenders - Nov 16

By Danny Caro, November 16, 2014

Here are the nominations from Matchday 11 of the MGBSFL.

GK
Michael Casson (ML Lions Blue)
Richard Cooper (Temple Fortune)
Avidan Last (Hendon A)
Dan Kosky (Faithfold B)

DEFENDERS
Gideon Caller, Ezekiel Jacob (both Hendon B)
Danny Moss (FC Team B)
Aron Luftig, David Brown (both London Rovers)
Ben Kon (Hendon A)
Jeremy Kaminsky (King Crown)
Dan Ailion (Oakwood A)

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MGBSFL Matchday 11 review

By Danny Caro, November 16, 2014

League leaders Norstar London Raiders A drew 2-2 against defending champions Hendon in the Premier, while NLR B claimed one of the results of the day at first division table-toppers Camden Park on Matchday 11 of the MGBSFL season.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: Nov 9

By Danny Caro, November 14, 2014

Jake Gilbert moved to within two goals of top spot, while James Gershfield registered in the Jewish FA Cup.

OVERALL
15 - James Gershfield (Harmen)

13 - Jake Gilbert (NL Raiders B)

11 - Dave Woolman (Oakwood A)

9 - Julius Judah (Athletic Bilbaum)
Adam Stolerman (FC Team C)

8 – David Dinkin (NL Raiders A)
Dean Shaw (Blizzard)

7 – David Joseph Cohen (FC Team A)

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Just think, Morrison madness could’ve been easily avoided

By Danny Caro, November 14, 2014

In an age where the amateur game is struggling, numbers-wise, the burden of extra cost and commitment is something that appeals to very few clubs right now.

Further up the ladder, the JPT remains sectional in the early stages before opening up in the latter rounds, with the prize for the two finalists a big day out at Wembley.

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