JC team of the week contenders: December 4

Here are the nominations from Matchday 14 of the MGBSFL.



Sam Roth (NL Raiders C)

Joe Botchin (Oakwood A)


Rob Blackman (NL Raiders A)

David Esterkin (NL Raiders A)

Josh Wagner (Faithfold A)

Dan Howard (Hendon Utd)

David Grossman(FC Team)

James Korn (FC Team)

Steven Moss (Scrabble FC)

Ben Myers (Scrabble FC)

Adam Waters (Scrabble FC)

Saul Tiano (Straw Hat Pirates)


David Leiwy (Faithfold A)

Dave Kizneris (Faithfold A)

Ashley Rubin (Redbridge C)

Josh Shack (ML Lions White)

Dan Sinclair (Los Blancos)

Joe Zender (Los Blancos)

Robert Samuelson (NL Raiders C)

Josh Cuby (Oakwood A)

Rupert Wood (Scrabble FC)

Zak McLeod (Scrabble FC)

James Frener (Oakwood A)

Jono Nesbitt (Straw Hat Pirates)

Ben Mandell (Straw Hat Pirates)


Mitch Hahn (Redbridge C)

Alex Elf (NL Raiders C)

James Gold (ML Lions White)

Simon Moses (Los Blancos)

Oli Sade (Los Blancos)


Avi Markiewicz (Faithfold A)


Richard Jaye (NL Raiders A vs Oakwood A)

David  Lazarus (Redbridge JC B vs Los Blancos)

Martin De La Fuente (Faithfold A vs Scrabble)

Barry David (Brady Maccabi vs Bayern Mincha)



Rob Blackman (LB) - fantastic first performance for the A’s this season. Played out of position and looked very comfortable all game

Dave Esterkin (RB) - another first performance for the A’s in an irregular position and was superb



Nick Barnett (CB) - Playing out of position at centre-back and was extremely solid showing great composure and distribution from a deeper position



Josh Wagner (CB) - Won all of his battles at the back but the way he glided out of defence and started attacks so quickly was key to our game

Dave Kizneris (RW) - only on for 45 but boy did he make a difference. Scored one and assisted one. Had the beating of his man every time. 

David Leiwy (LW) - I'm not sure my words can do justice to what he did in this game. Luckily there is a video so you can all see his highlights for yourselves, which are probably better than the Arsenal vs United game yesterday. Glided past their players every time he got the ball didn't matter if there were 2, 3, 4, 5 or even 6 of them. Resembles a certain diminutive Argentinian player. My greatest accomplishment of the season was convincing him to play 11-a-side. MOTM hands down. Got a hat-trick and assist to go with his majestic performance



Steven Moss (CB) - from our Masters team in central defence and rolling back the years with a solid display 

Ben Myers (LB) - had a superb game and didn't put a foot wrong or play a bad pass in 90 minutes

Adam Waters (CB) - played out of position great distribution from the backline

Rupert Wood (M/S) - midfield/striker had his best game to date for the club with his powerful running and tackling and weighed in with the opening two goals

Zak McLeod (M/RB) - captain played in midfield and later at right-back putting his team 3-1 up after the break



Dan Howard (CB) - making his Hendon debut, Howard hadn’t played 11-a-side in few years and he played through the pain of a groin strain during the game. He will be feeling this mornings game until Thursday but hopefully it was worth it for him. A true quality player and hopefully we can get him to play a bit more regularly going forward. Class is permanent



Josh Shack (M) - dominated midfield as game went on

James Gold (S) - assisted goals and always threatening



Joel Holder (Manager) - only had 11 men available and he set up the team perfectly- was a brilliant master-stroke setting up the team as he did



Alex Elf (S) - hat-trick hero

Robert Samuelson (CM) - marshalled the midfield extremely well, breaking up the opposition play with ease

Sam Roth (GK) - an outstanding keeping performance



Josh Cuby (LM) - unplayable. Best player on pitch. Assist for the own goal too

James Frener (CM) - brilliant performance. full of energy, tackling and calmness

Joe Botchin (GK) - some brilliant saves. Great to see Joe hitting form



Saul Tiano (RB) - thundering down the right wing, and switching to the left for the last 10, Saul was solid going forward as well as being his usual rock at the back self. A man who commits to everything and pushes the team to be better. Saul was a unit on sunday and deserves his plaudits

Jono Nesbitt (CM) - Jono defines box-to-box midfielder. ran for 90 solid minutes, putting in tackles, creating chances and getting a goal for his efforts

Ben Mandell (LW) - Captain fantastic, back at his best. Causing danger whichever wing he was coming down, as well as down the middle. Exemplified by picking a ball up from a knocked out cross and putting it straight in the back off the net. Cant ask for more than that!

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