Danny Caro

Woolman takes NWN to the cleaners

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2015

MGBSFL PREMIER DIVISION
NORTH WEST NEASDEN 2 OAKWOOD A 4

A deadly double from Dave Woolman ensured Oakwood claimed back-to-back wins as they overpowered Neasden.

Further strikes from Dan Rose and Jonny Quinn sealed the victory.

Oakwood joint-manager Ric Blank told JC Sport: "We were comfortable on a real bog of a pitch.

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Herman at the double for Maccabi

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2015

MANCHESTER ACCOUNTANTS LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION
MANCHESTER MACCABI 1st 4 SAINTS 1

A David Herman double ensured Manchester Maccabi 1st claimed maximum points on Sunday.

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Mannie keeps NLR's treble hopes alive

By Danny Caro, January 26, 2015

PETER MORRISON TROPHY ROUND THREE
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 4 SOUTH MANCHESTER SPORTS CLUB 1st 0 AET

Rob Richman believes that superior fitness told in the end as Raiders booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Jewish FA Cup following an extra-time victory over South Manchester.

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JC team of the week: the contenders - January 25

By Danny Caro, January 25, 2015

Here are the nominations from Matchday 21 of the MGBSFL.

GK
Alex Davies (South Manchester Sports Club 1st)

DEFENDERS
Nigel Someck, Aron Luftig, Paul Shinwell (all London Rovers)
Alex Bloch (NL Raiders A)

MIDFIELDERS
Jonny Kay (NL Raiders A)
Mark Collins, Toby (both South Manchester Sports Club 1st)
Reiss Mogilner (Brady Maccabi)

STRIKERS

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MGBSFL Matchday 21 review

By Danny Caro, January 25, 2015

Norstar London Raiders A and Leeds Maccabi moved into round four of the Peter Morrison Trophy, while Dan Green made a flying start to his Harmen career with a goal in the draw against defending champions Hendon on Matchday 21 of the season on a memorable day for London Rovers.

MATCHDAY 21 HEADLINES
PMT – Raiders roar into round four
Prem Div – Glorious Green makes his point

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Sela blown away by Nadal

By Danny Caro, January 23, 2015

Dudi Sela's excellent run at the Australian Open came to a halt at the third-round stage as he was outclassed by world no. 3 Rafa Nadal.

Having eliminated 28th seed Lukas Rosol on Wednesday, Sela was simply swept aside by the Spaniard who showed no signs of the injury problems which hampered him in a five-setter during his round two match.

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Wolfson bows out on a high

By Danny Caro, January 23, 2015

The MGBSFL has lost one of its finest talents after it was confirmed that Jamie Wolfson is moving to Hong Kong.

The Norstar London Raiders winger is one of the most naturally gifted players in the league and his departure is a blow to the team’s treble hopes, especially at such a critical stage of the season.

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MGBSFL Matchday 21 preview

By Danny Caro, January 21, 2015

There are two mouth-watering north versus south tussles scheduled in the Peter Morrison Trophy, as Raiders take on South Manchester and Woodford host Leeds, as well as a bumper league programme on Matchday 21 of the MGBSFL.

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Sela stuns Rosol to reach round three

By Danny Caro, January 21, 2015

Dudi Sela maintained his excellent run at the Australian Open with a second-round victory over 28th seed Lukas Rosol.

Sela (106) swept aside the Czech 7-6, 5-7, 7-5, 6-3 to equal his best-ever performance at the Melbourne grand slam, when, in 2009, he lost to Jo Wilfried-Tsonga in the third round.

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: January 18

By Danny Caro, January 20, 2015

Many teams have folded like a deck of cards when faced with the prospect of a visit to Rowley Lane. But not Hendon United Sports Club B, and most certainly not their manager, Adam Glekin.

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: January 18

By Danny Caro, January 20, 2015

With the game against King Crown hanging in the balance, and just under 10 minutes to go, Avi Markiewicz stepped up for a free-kick almost 40 yards out and leathered it into the roof of the net to seal the points for King Crown.

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Danny Caro's Division 3 TOTW: January 18

By Danny Caro, January 20, 2015

Here are the star men from Matchday 20 of the MGBSFL.

1. RICHARD COOPER (Temple Fortune) - "reserve keeper kept TFFC's first clean sheet and made three excellent saves during the game"

2. ARON LUFTIG (London Rovers) - clean sheets are hard to come by against King Crown, but simply, nothing got passed him

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Danny Caro's Premier Division TOTW: January 18

By Danny Caro, January 20, 2015

Here is this week's Master Class from the top-flight following Matchday 20 of the MGBSFL.

1. JAKE DOFFMAN (NL Raiders A) - another clean sheet for a contender for the Safe Hands award

2. JJ SPIRO (NL Raiders A) - – "a model of consistency and excellence all season. Raiders have conceded just the four goals in Spiro’s eight starts at centre back"

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: January 18

By Danny Caro, January 20, 2015

Here is the MGBSFL's Select XI from Matchday 20.

1. RICHARD COOPER (Temple Fortune) - reserve keeper kept our first clean sheet and made three excellent saves during the game against promotion hopefuls Sosobad

2. RICKY SHAFIER (FC Team B) - "travelled from south London and was excellent up and down the right including two assists"

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MGBSFL top-scorers: January 18

By Danny Caro, January 19, 2015

Avi Markiewicz and James Gershfield closed the gap on Daniel Garfinkle, but the RJC hotshot continues to lead the way after Matchday 20.

OVERALL

21 - Daniel Garfinkle (Redbridge JC B – including 6 for RJC A)

19 - Avi Markiweicz (London Rovers)

18 - James Gershfield (Harmen)

16 - Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

14 – Johnny Haik (Faithfold A - includes one for B team)

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Brave Fortune deserved lucky break, says Cohen

By Danny Caro, January 19, 2015

MGBSFL DIVISION THREE
REAL SOSOBAD 0 TEMPLE FORTUNE 1

Jonathan Cohen admits his Temple Fortune team rode their luck on their way to an impressive victory over promotion-chasing Real Sosobad in the coupon buster result of the weekend.

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Shoffman keeps Mill Hill dream alive

By Danny Caro, January 19, 2015

MGBSFL DIVISION TWO
FC TEAM C 4 AC MILL HILL 5

A man-of-the-match performance from Jason Shoffman inspired AC Mill Hill to a crucial win over promotion rivals FC Team C.

The battle for second place remains wide open after Mill Hill won a nine-goal thriller courtesy of a hat-trick from Ben Zloof and two from Jonny Kaye.

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Oaks turned on the style, says Blank

By Danny Caro, January 19, 2015

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP QUARTER-FINAL
OAKWOOD A 6 HARMEN 2

Ric Blank piled the praise on his Oakwood team after they destroyed Harmen to clinch their place in the semi-finals of the MGBSFL League Cup.

Doubles from Dan Selwyn and Guy Helman set up a memorable win that takes Oakwood into the hat, along with holders Hendon and last year's finalists Norstar London Raiders A.

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Stock sparkles as Wolfson bids farewell

By Danny Caro, January 19, 2015

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP QUARTER-FINAL
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 3 MACCABI LONDON LIONS BLUE 0

Matt Stock was at his magical best as NLR boosted their treble hopes with an ultimately comprehensive victory over Premier Division rivals Lions Blue.

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Holders Hendon cruise into last four

By Danny Caro, January 18, 2015

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND FOUR
HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 6 FC TEAM A 3

David Garbacz believes that "superior fitness" levels helped holders Hendon move to within 90 minutes of another Wingate & Finchley final after they hit Premier Division rivals FC Team A for six in the Cyril Anekstein Cup.

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