Danny Caro

MGBSFL top-scorers - October 26

By Danny Caro, October 27, 2014

Harmen hotshot James Gershfield moved clear of the field after smashing five goals past Temple Fortune on Matchday 8 of the MGBSFL.

OVERALL
13 - James Gershfield (Harmen)

11 - Dave Woolman (Oakwood A)
Julius Judah (Athletic Bilbaum)

8 - Jake Gilbert (NL Raiders B)
Adam Stolerman (FC Team C)

7 – David Dinkin (NL Raiders A)
Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)

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Cohen sets Bilbaum tumbling out

By Danny Caro, October 27, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
AC WHETSTONE 4 ATHLETIC BILBAUM 3

There were scenes of wild celebration as second division Whetstone sent Division One high-flyers Bilbaum tumbling out of the cup.

Two goals from Rob Cohen and one apiece from Alon Pinhas and Aaron Benjamin completed a memorable morning for the Whetstone wonder kids.

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Perlmutter powers 10-man Lions into round three

By Danny Caro, October 27, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
KING CROWN 1 MACCABI LONDON LIONS BLUE 7

Man-of-the-match CONNOR PERLMUTTER eased Lions Blue into the third round of the Cyril Anekstein Cup with a sizzling hat-trick

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Raiders impressed me, says Young

By Danny Caro, October 27, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS A 6 FC TEAM B 1

Mitch Young has tipped Raiders to win silverware this season after L'Orange hit FC Team for six to ease into round three.

RICKY ENGLEMAN fired a hat-trick for the second week in a row as league overpowered old foes FC Team B.

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My Raiders can still improve, says Adelman

By Danny Caro, October 27, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION ONE
LOS BLANCOS 3 NORSTAR LONDON RAIDERS B 7

Jonathan Adelman insists there is more to come from his team after last season's Division Two champions put Los Blancos to the sword at West Hendon Playing Fields.

Jake Gilbert's second successive league hat-trick was the highlight of a rampant Raiders, with Dan Grossman (2) and Nick Woolf adding the gloss.

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This wasn't vintage Brady, says Dagul

By Danny Caro, October 26, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
BRADY MACCABI 4 LONDON ROVERS 1

The evergreen Malcolm Newman was among the scorers as Brady made easy work of Division Three promotion hopefuls London Rovers.

Class told in the end as first division Brady ran in four goals, with Reiss Mogilner, Matt Frohlich and Sam Monjack easing Brady home.

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Kestenbaum rescues 10-man Hendon

By Danny Caro, October 26, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
HENDON UNITED SPORTS CLUB A 2 REDBRIDGE JEWISH CARE A 1

David Garbacz admitted his 10-men Hendon 10 were forced to win ugly after being given an almighty scare by Division One promotion hopefuls Redbridge B.

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Faithfold given a fright by Jewdinese

By Danny Caro, October 26, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
FAITHFOLD A 2 JEWDINESE 1

Former cup winners were given a scare by second division Jewdinese at the Hive, but in the end experience told as the former winners progressed.

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JC Team of the week: the contenders - Oct 26

By Danny Caro, October 26, 2014

Here are the nominations from Matchday 8 of the MGBSFL.

GK
Russ Corin (Hendon A)
Mike Myers (FC Team A)
Dave Ronson (Brixton)
Steve Murad (NW Neasden)

DEFENDERS
Jordan Freedman (Jewdinese)
Ari Nevies (Hendon A)
Jordan Sapler (Redbridge B)
Rob Sanford (FC Team A)
Craig Edwards, Dan Andrews, Josh Tiano (all NW Neasden)
Luke Roback, Jonathan Pampel (both KS Reunited)

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MGBSFL Matchday 8 review

By Danny Caro, October 26, 2014

AC Whetstone produced one of the upsets of the round in the Cyril Anekstein Cup, former cup winners Faithfold were given a scare by second division Jewdinese, while James Gershfield scored five in a crushing win for Harmen. Danny Caro looks back on Matchday 8 of the MGBSFL.

MGBSFL MATCHDAY 8 HEADLINES
CAC - Whetstone wonder kids stun Baums
Prem Div - Summers lifts Redbridge to second

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Tired? You don’t know the half of it, Raheem

By Danny Caro, October 24, 2014

It was approaching 11pm as we trickled out of Rowley Lane. After a roller-coaster of a season, it was fitting that London Maccabi Vale’s AGM was a little rocky. But in the end, there was a general feeling of satisfaction that the right decisions had been made and the right people were in place to take the club forward.

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Burchhardt and Rishover to take Hartsbourne forward

By Danny Caro, October 24, 2014

Rising stars Josh Burchhardt and Gaby Rishover have been given leading roles at Hartsbourne Golf Club.

Burchhardt, who is 17 and studies at Yavneh College, has been appointed junior captain, while Rishover becomes the club’s first female junior vice-captain.

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Furman focused on African Cup glory

By Danny Caro, October 24, 2014

Dean Furman insists its business as usual after helping South Africa move a step closer to qualification for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations.

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MGBSFL Matchday 8 preview

By Danny Caro, October 22, 2014

MGBSFL teams are up for the cup this weekend, with the Anekstein tie between Norstar London Raiders A and old foes FC Team A and Faithfold A and Jewdinese among the pick of the bunch, while holders Hendon A take on Redbridge B. Danny Caro looks ahead to all the action.

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Danny Caro's Quote of the Week: October 19

By Danny Caro, October 21, 2014

There were some thrilling comebacks on Matchday 7 of the MGBSFL, and the post-match reaction from Camden Park's Max Saunders hit the nail on the head following the impressive win over promotion rivals Brady Maccabi.

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Danny Caro's Goal of the Week: October 19

By Danny Caro, October 21, 2014

There were some top-notch strikes on Matchday 7 of the MGBSFL, but Zak McLeod's audacious Ibrahimovic-esque backheel to lob the keeper in the box was voted the pick of the bunch.

It was a thing of beauty, a work of art ... a piece of quick-thinking and precision of the highest quality.

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Danny Caro's Team of the Week: October 19

By Danny Caro, October 21, 2014

Here are the star men from Matchday 6 of the MGBSFL.

1. JACK FRANKS (ML Lions Spartans) - "an outstanding game, and an incredible triple save, at a vital moment in the game" against Brixton

2. JEREMY KAMINSKY (King Crown) - won every tackle, every header and every 50-50 against Boca

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Lesner makes Bilbaum pay the penalty

By Danny Caro, October 21, 2014

MGBSFL DIVISION ONE
ATHLETIC BILBAUM 3 SPEC FC 2

SPEC FC gave their fans some much-needed cheer, with three vital points against Athletic Bilbaum, with a penalty from James Lesner sealing the points.

Dan Pike also found the net in a crucial victory that managers Michael Rhodes and Ricky Lawrence will finally get their season up-and-running.

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MGBSFL top-scorers: October 19

By Danny Caro, October 20, 2014

There's a two-way lead at the top of the MGBSFL goal charts following Dave Woolman's heroics on Matchday 7 of the season.

OVERALL
8 - James Gershfield (Harmen), Dave Woolman (Oakwood A)

7 - Julius Judah (Athletic Bilbaum)

6 - Johnny Haik (Faithfold A)
Adam Ellis (Shacharit Donetsk)
Josh Bharier (London Rovers)

5 - Jonny Quinn (Oakwood A)
David Dinkin (NL Raiders A)

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Barnes steers 10-man Team through

By Danny Caro, October 20, 2014

CYRIL ANEKSTEIN CUP ROUND TWO
FC TEAM C 3 LOS BLANCOS 1 AET

Aron Barnes fired a deadly double as second division FC Team C sent first division Blancos tumbling out of the Anekstein in a tie settled in extra-time.

Blancos forged ahead in the first half before Adam Stolerman won and converted a penalty to make it 1-1 at the break.

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