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Pumas ready for Israel test

By Danny Caro, April 17, 2015

Jon Feld is relishing taking the London Pumas women’s team on a groundbreaking tour to Israel.

Team manager and coach Feld will lead the squad on the trip, which marks the start of a new legacy by Project Israel, an organisation formed to bring sports and cultural tours from the UK to Israel.

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MGBSFL Matchday 32 preview

By Danny Caro, April 16, 2015

Hendon United Sports Club A, Maccabi London Lions Spartans, Harmen and AFC Flixton battle it out for a place in the final of the Peter Morrison Trophy, while Raiders B, FC Team B, Los Blancos and Camden Park contest the semi-finals of the BGT and Raiders A hope to clinch their first-ever MGBSFL Premier Division title.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: April 12

By Danny Caro, April 15, 2015

Daniel Garfinkle and Simon Moses fired hat-tricks on Matchday 31 of the season, but it's Adam Ellis who continues to lead the way at the top of the MGBSFL leaderboard.

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32 - Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

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27 - James Gershfield (Harmen)
Daniel Garfinkle (Redbridge JC B – including 6 for RJC A)
Simon Moses (Blancos – includes two for Brady)

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: April 17

By Danny Caro, April 15, 2015

The wise words of Ben Gilbey of FC Team A sum up Sunday morning football in a nutshell. And that's why we love it!

BEN GILBEY (FC Team A) - "After reading the Oakwood A managers comments, I fell off my chair! He said they "battered us," the only battering we took was through poorly-timed and savage tackles all game which is why they finished with 10 men!"

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: April 17

By Danny Caro, April 15, 2015

If ever there was a man for the big stage, it's Nicky Woolf of Norstar London Raiders B.

Raiders fans have been starved of seeing one of their favourites doing what he does best for the majority of the season as he battles an ongoing back problem, but they were delighted he was in the right place at the right time to score a worldie against Oakwood B.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: April 12

By Danny Caro, April 14, 2015

Here are my star men from Matchday 31 of the MGBSFL.

1. MATT KEMP (Redbridge JC B) - produced a string of good saves to keep his team in the game against Brixton

2. DAVID COHEN (KS Reunited) - capped a towering performance to match his first goal of the campaign against Sosobad

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FC Team B progress after late scare

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY QUARTER-FINALS
FC TEAM B 3 HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB B 2

Mitch Young breathed a sigh of relief after FC Team B moved into the last four of the BGT following a five-goal thriller against third division Hendon B.

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Brave Lions crushed by leaders

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
WELWYN GARDEN CITY 4 LONDON LIONS 1

London Lions gave a brave account of themselves against table-toppers Welwyn Garden City before succumbing to a 4-1 defeat.

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Lions lose ugly

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
HARPENDEN TOWN 1 LONDON LIONS 0

On a night that was more conducive to kite flying, London Lions suffered an unfortunate 1-0 defeat at Harpenden Town in a poor spectacle where chances were at a premium.

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Fantastic Lions make their point

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

SPARTAN SOUTH MIDLANDS DIVISION ONE
LONDON LIONS 3 BUSH HILL RANGERS 3

London Lions ended a testing weekend with a fantastic point against Bush Hill Rangers in the SSML.

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Moses makes Rovers pay the penalty

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

BARRY GOLDSTEIN TROPHY QUARTER-FINAL
LOS BLANCOS 4 LONDON ROVERS 3 AET

SIMON MOSES was the hat-trick hero as Blancos avoided an upset against Division Three champions London Rovers.

A tightly contested game was won by a hatrick of penalties by our our top scorer Simon Moses, with the last one arriving in extra time.

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Truman show earns Mill Hill promotion

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

MGBSFL DIVISION TWO
AC MILL HILL 4 FC TEAM B 3

Dan Beresford praised super-sub Mark Truman as AC Mill Hill secured second place after staging the comeback of the weekend in an eight-goal thriller against FC Team C at Chase Lodge.

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Final joy for JFS, and more could follow

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

JFS has seen a recent surge in success, with four of their six teams qualifying for the Brent final in the extremely competitive footballing borough.

Notably, the 1st XI have not only earned a chance at the Brent title but also a shot at a league and cup double as they prepare for their Middlesex Cup final in mid-April.

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Hendon needed a challenge. Now they have really got one

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

Having monopolised the Maccabi football scene for the past few seasons, there’s a danger Hendon United Sports Club A could finish the season empty-handed.

Less than 24 hours after the defeat against Norstar London Raiders A, David Garbacz’s men got the Peter Morrison Trophy draw they didn’t want, Maccabi London Lions Spartans.

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MGBSFL Matchday 31 review

By Danny Caro, April 13, 2015

AC Mill Hill secured second place after winning a titanic promotion playoff against FC Team C, while Camden Park, Los Blancos, FC Team B and Raiders B reached the semi-finals day of the Barry Goldstein Trophy.

MATCHDAY 31 HEADLINES
BGT - Raiders B, Blancos and Team B reach semis
Prem Div - Three and easy for Harmen
Div 1 - Garfinkle takes RJC home in style

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JC team of the week contenders: April 12

By Danny Caro, April 12, 2015

Here are the nominations from Matchday 31 of the MGBSFL.

GK
Matt Kemp (Redbridge JC B)

DEEFENDERS
Ed Weisz, Jon Weisz (both FC Team A)
Danny Bloom (NL Raiders B)
Leo Feldman (Camden Park)
Max Clynes (Oakwood B)
David Cohen (KS Reunited)

MIDFIELDERS
David James Cohen (FC Team A)
Marc Foster (Harmen)
Adam Posner (NL Raiders B)

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MGBSFL Matchday 31 preview

By Danny Caro, April 9, 2015

There are five stand-out fixtures on Matchday 31 of the MGBSFL, with eight teams vying for a place at Wingate & Finchley in the Barry Goldstein Trophy, while AC Mill Hill and FC Team C go head-to-head in the name of promotion in Division Two.

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PETER MORRISON TROPHY SEMI-FINAL DRAW
Harmen vs AFC Flixton

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Fellaini dents Israel's Euro hopes

By Danny Caro, March 31, 2015

EURO 2016 QUALIFYING GROUP B
ISRAEL 0 BELGIUM 1

Israel slipped to their second home defeat in the space of four days as an early strike from Marouane Fellaini lifted Belgium to the top of Group B.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: March 29

By Danny Caro, March 31, 2015

Shacharit Donetsk hotshot Adam Ellis put daylight between himself and his rivals with his seventh hat-trick of a memorable first season in the MGBSFL.

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32 - Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

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27 - James Gershfield (Harmen)

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26 - Avi Markiewicz (London Rovers)

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: March 29

By Danny Caro, March 31, 2015

Here are my star men from Matchday 30 of the season.

1. ALEX DAVIES (South Manchester Sports Club) - a commanding performance in the derby over Manchester Maccabi, capped with the winning penalty save

2. GAVRIEL NUSSBAUM (Shacharit Donetsk) - captain not only defended brilliantly, but led by example, galvanising the team" against Boca

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