Danny Caro

EMFT Day 2 - GB vs GB Masters

By Danny Caro, June 18, 2014

Team Maccabi GB secured their place in the EMFT final with a 4-0 victory over Team Maccabi GB Masters. Here are some of the key moments. Photos: Marc Morris

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EMFT Day 1 - GB vs France

By Danny Caro, June 18, 2014

Strikes from Yoav Kestenbaum, Rocky Spitzer and Jonny Kay earned Team Maccabi GB a 3-1 victory over Maccabi France in their EMFT opener at Brady London Maccabi Sports Ground. Here are the best bits. Photos: Marc Morris

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EMFT Day 1 - GB Masters vs Germany

By Danny Caro, June 17, 2014

Super-sub Adam Kaye earned Team Maccabi GB Masters a point in their European Maccabi Football Trophy opener against Maccabi Germany. Here's the pick of the action. Photos: Marc Morris

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EMFT Football Final

By Danny Caro, June 17, 2014

Maccabi France took gold in the European Maccabi Football Trophy final after beating Team Maccabi GB in the final on penalties.

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Ari saves the best for Last

By Danny Caro, June 17, 2014

Ari Last capped a memorable season by collecting the Solly Littlestone trophy after he was recognised as MGBSFL Player of the Year at the end of season awards on Monday night.

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MGBSFL 2013/14 Awards

By Danny Caro, June 17, 2014

Players and teams were recognised for their achievements at the annual end-of-season Maccabi GB Southern Football League awards in Edgware, with treble winners Hendon taking the top honours. Photos: Marc Morris

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Glee for young gun Gaon

By Danny Caro, June 17, 2014

Jono Gaon could hardly contain his delight after claiming the prestigious MGBSFL the Young Player of the Year award after an excellent season in front of goal.

The Los Blancos hotshot smashed 24 goals during the season to steer his team to fifth spot in Division One.

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Last wins MGBSFL Player of the Year

By Danny Caro, June 16, 2014

Ari Last capped a memorable season by collecting the Solly Littlestone trophy after he was recognised as MGBSFL Player of the Year at the end of season awards on Monday night.

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EMFT Day 2 - Futsal

By Danny Caro, June 16, 2014

Team Maccabi GB and Maccabi Germany were the respective winners of the Men's and Women's Futsal competitions at the European Maccabi Football Tournament at SportHouse in Dagenham. Here's the pick of the action on Day 2. Photos: Ben Angel

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European Maccabi Football Trophy

By Danny Caro, June 16, 2014

Team Maccabi GB, Team Maccabi GB Masters, Maccabi Germnay and Maccabi France all battled it out at Rowley Lane.

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Marks reflects on South's near miss

By Danny Caro, June 16, 2014

Jody Marks expressed disappointment after stepping down as manager of South Manchester Sports Club 1st.

The team looked destined for silverware until an injury crisis left Marks down to the bare bones and they eventually ran out of steam. South finished runners-up in the Manchester Accountants League Premier Division and were defeated in three cup semi-finals.

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Heroic Helfgott top of the class

By Danny Caro, June 16, 2014

Jessica Helgott won the Sportswoman of the Year award at JFS.

The National gymnast champion fought off the challenge of table tennis starlet Jack Josephs and water polo duo Ross Leon and Max Kohler to the prestigious accolade, presented by special guest, climber Ben Heason.

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France crowned EMFT champions

By Danny Caro, June 15, 2014

Maccabi France were crowned European Maccabi Football Trophy champions after beating Team Maccabi GB in a controversial penalty shoot-out to decide the final at Rowley Lane.

The teams were deadlocked at 1-1 at full-time, but with the visitors in a rush to return home, the final went straight to penalties.

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EMFT Day 1 review

By Danny Caro, June 13, 2014

Maccabi Germany go into Day 2 of the European Maccabi Football Trophy in great shape after claiming four points out of a possible six against the respective Team Maccabi GB sides in the Open Football competition at Rowley Lane.

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You wait four years, then this

By Danny Caro, June 13, 2014

Timing is everything in sport, so I'm sure you can imagine my pure state of elation when Mrs C informed me that potty training commenced for no. 3 this week.

While messus Hodgson and co have much more important things to worry about in Brazil, I've been a bag of nerves every time my youngest mentions the W-word or the P-word. Hardly the perfect preparation for the World Cup.

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Masters was the right option, says Slater

By Danny Caro, June 12, 2014

Richard Slater has described his decision to move Chigwell Athletic out of the MGBSFL and into the Maccabi Masters League as "a painful one".

One of the oldest teams in the league, Chigwell finished the 2013/14 Division One season in sixth position.

"Moving into Masters football after 13 successful seasons was a tough decision for me to make.

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Danny Caro's Premier Division review

By Danny Caro, June 12, 2014

Season 2013/14 went right to wire in the top-flight, with Hendon breaking NLR's hearts after over-coming a mammoth fixture backlog on their way to the title, capping a memorable treble-winning campaign. Danny Caro analysis the performance of the teams.

1. HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A
League record: Pl. 18, W. 15, D. 3, L. 0, F. 46, A. 10, Pts. 48

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EMFT 2014 schedule

By Danny Caro, June 12, 2014

Here's the line-up for the 2014 European Maccabi Football Trophy.

FOOTBALL (Brady Maccabi London Sports Ground, Rowley Lane, Arkley)

FRIDAY, JUNE 13
9am - GB Open vs France
11am - Germany vs GB Masters
1.30pm - GB Open vs Germany
3.30pm - France vs GB Masters

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FUTSAL (SportHouse, Dagenham)

FRIDAY, JUNE 13

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Peer earns rare success

By Danny Caro, June 10, 2014

Israel's Shahar Peer moved into the second round of the Aegon Classic in Birmingham, but only after a scare.

Peer lost the first set 6-4 against Kritina Mladenovic, but rallied superly to progress 6-2, 6-2 and set up a clash against China’s Shuai Zhang (9).

Dudi Sela's preparations for Wimbledon were dealt a blow as he was beaten in the first round at the Aegon Championships at Queens.

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JC World Cup predictions

By Danny Caro, June 10, 2014

Some of the leading figures from the MGBSFL, MJSL and further afield have given their predictions about the destiny of the 2014 World Cup, host nation Brazil, holders Spain or Argentina highly-fancied.

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DAVID GARBACZ (Hendon United Sports Club)

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