Danny Caro

Danny Caro's Team of the Week: February 16

By Danny Caro, February 18, 2014

Here are the star men from Matchday 23 of the MGBSFL.

1. MICHAEL RHODES (SPEC FC) - "brilliant performance without which we wouldn't have got three important points" against Shirley

2. DAN ALFREDS (FC Team B) - "moved from his usual position on the left and caused problems all day long and provided two assists"

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Woodford Wanderers vs Hendon Utd SC A

By Danny Caro, February 18, 2014

There were no signs of rustiness as Hendon United Sports Club A stormed into the next round of the Peter Morrison Trophy by hitting Woodford for six in Willesden. Here's the pick of the action. Photos: Marc Morris

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Go on Maxi, fill your boots son

By Danny Caro, February 18, 2014

Wrong place, wrong time. That’s been the story for Michael Klinger — ‘Maxi’ to his friends — in terms of international cricket. Any other country, any other era, I’m sure he’d have had a plethora of caps to his name for the famous Baggy Green in one form of the game or another as he has been one of the most prolific run-scorers in the game, in all levels, over the past few seasons.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: February 16

By Danny Caro, February 17, 2014

This was little movement at the top of the MGBSFL leaderboard on Matchday 23 of the season, although Jono Gaon made some ground after a deadly double.

OVERALL
24 - Richard Fogelman (L’Equipe)

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22 - Ben Zloof (AC Mill Hill)

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19 – Dan Gordon (Faithfold C)

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Six-hitting Hendon reach Anekstein semis

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP QUARTER-FINALS
WOODFORD WANDERERS 1 HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 6

Hendon showed their class in Willesden as they put six past Division One title hopefuls Woodford.

Strikes from Avidan Last (2), Yishai Last (2), Ari Last and Danny Kon eased Hendon through.

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JC team of the week: the contenders - Feb 16

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2014

It's more about quality than quantity as far as the top players on Matchday 23 of the MGBSFL season are concerned.

GK
Nick Grosse (Los Blancos)
David Kosky (London Maccabi Lions Blue)
Joshua Ronson (Brixton Old Boys)

DEFENDERS
James Joseph (Los Blancos), Sam Jacobson (Oakwood A)

MIDFIELDERS
Alex Koslover, Dan Rose (both Oakwood A)
Danny Kon (Hendon A)

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Matchday 23 weekend review

By Danny Caro, February 16, 2014

Oakwood and Hendon booked their place in the semi-finals of the CAC, while league leaders Norstar London Raiders A claimed their 12th win of the season to move a massive 17 points clear at the top of the Premier Division on Matchday 23 of the MGBSFL season.

MATCHDAY 23 HEADLINES
CAC - Hendon show off their six packs
Prem Div - Raiders storm 17 points clear

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Matchday 23 weekend preview

By Danny Caro, February 13, 2014

Oakwood are up for the cup on Sunday as they host defending league champions Faithfold in one of two Cyril Anekstein Cup ties, while there's a busy MGBSFL programme scheduled on Matchday 23 of the season. Danny Caro flavours the action.

TOP-SCORERS

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: February 9

By Danny Caro, February 12, 2014

Hendon boss David Garbacz sums up exactly how most people are feeling right now.

"I think we have now played once (an evening cup kick-off) in the last 11 weeks. It is just a never-ending season of misery. Every Sunday I have to go to Brent Cross with my wife - it is bloody driving me mad!"

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: February 9

By Danny Caro, February 12, 2014

It's been some week for James Jaconelli and his beloved Chigwell Athletic. A 4-1 demolition of noisy neighbours Redbridge, a place in my Team of the Week and now, Goal of the Week.

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Heartbreak for Bykanov in Sochi

By Danny Caro, February 11, 2014

Vladislav Bykanov missed out on a place in the semi-finals of the 1,500m short-track speed skating competition after falling short in his heat.

Ukrainian-born Israeli finished fourth in the second race, finishing in 2 mins 21 secs, but only the top three progressed to the semis.

Andrea Davidovich, Alexei Bychenko, Evgeni Krasnopolski and Virgile Vandeput complete Israel's line-up in Sochi.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week; February 9

By Danny Caro, February 11, 2014

Here are the star men from Matchday 22 of the MGBSFL season.

1. JAY JAFFA (Chigwell Athletic) - "two match-winning saves in each half - fingertips over the bar and one turned round the post. Looked solid and back to his best"

2. JOEL LASSMAN (LM Lions White) - capped an excellent performance against Camden with a goal

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Elf helps Hendon C reach new heights

By Danny Caro, February 10, 2014

PETER MORRISON TROPHY ROUND TWO
JEWDINESE 2 HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB C 9

Hendon C moved into the next round in emphatic fashion with a 9-2 thumping of Division Three rivals Jewdinese - with leading marksman ALEX ELF walking away with the matchball in a ruthless performance.

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FC Team B win in a Blizzard Storm

By Danny Caro, February 10, 2014

PETER MORRISON TROPHY ROUND TWO
FC TEAM B 1 BLIZZARD STORM 0

David Gordon praised his troops after FC Team booked their place in the next round of the National Cup with a hard-fought win over Division Two rivals Blizzard.

This tie was far from a classic, with very strong winds ensuring it wasn't one for the neutrals.

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NL Raiders A vs Heaton Park Rovers

By Danny Caro, February 10, 2014

Norstar London Raiders A remain on course for the treble, although patience was the name of the game in their third round victory over HPR in the Peter Morrison Trophy. Here is the pick of the action. (Photos: Marc Morris)

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MGBSFL top-scorers: February 9

By Danny Caro, February 10, 2014

There was no movement at the top of the MGBSFL goals leaderboard, although Nicky Woolf added another strike to his tally.

OVERALL
24 - Richard Fogelman (L’Equipe)

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Chigwell claim east London bragging rights

By Danny Caro, February 9, 2014

PETER MORRISON TROPHY ROUND TWO
REDBRIDGE JEWISH CARE A 1 CHIGWELL ATHLETIC 4

Richard Slater's Chigwell put their disappointing league form behind them by stunning Premier Division giants Redbridge 4-1 at the Ark.

Two goals from James Jaconelli steered Chigs to their best win of the season, with Ryan Cole and Dean Ben Yosef finishing the job.

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It's legs 11 as NLR B clinch promotion

By Danny Caro, February 9, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION TWO
LONDON HAROLDEANS 3 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS B 11

Raiders B went goal crazy to seal promotion to the first division in style. With Redbridge B and FC Team C still to play each other, Raiders cannot finish any lower than second and if they can secure a win in their final game against FC Team C, they will win the league and secure an unbeaten league season.

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JC team of the week: the contenders - Feb 9

By Danny Caro, February 9, 2014

Chigwell Athletic took centre stage on Matchday 21 of the MGBSFL season, as these nominations reflect.

GK
Jay Jaffa (Chigwell)
Jake Doffman (NL Raiders A)

DEFENDERS
Ronnie Firman, Glenn Davis, Paul Hizer, Bradley Gayer (all Chigwell)
James Neidle, Gideon Caller (both Hendon C)
Pete Lazard, Joel Lassman (both LML White)
Jordan Nathan (Brady Maccabi A)

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Matchday 22 weekend review

By Danny Caro, February 9, 2014

Chigwell Athletic earned one of the results of the day as they sent local rivals Redbridge A crashing out of the Peter Morrison Trophy, while Norstar London Raiders B became the first team to clinch promotion in the MGBSFL this season. Danny Caro reflects on all the action on Matchday 22 of the season.

MATCHDAY 22 HEADLINES
PMT - Chigwell crush noisy neighbours

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