HMH Eilat turned in a five-star performance as they beat HMH Afula 5-0, thanks in no small part to a hat-trick from Reuben Gordon.
There were also wins for Hendon United Blue, who beat HMH Jaffa 3-1, Louie Glasner scoring for Jaffa, and HMH Negev, who beat Alyth Belsize Red 2-0, thanks to goals from Noah Kemsley and Gabriel Chebabo-Manning.
Read the MATCH REPORT from Matthew Benn, who wrote a match report on his side’s opening day match having won a raffle at last season’s awards night. Matthew’s report will also be published in this week’s Jewish News.
Lower down the age groups, there were also three or more goals scored in the following age groups:
U10 – Noah van Dijk 5, Tani Pfeffer 4 (both Hendon United White)
Daniel Attar (NWLJ Blue)
U8 – Samuel Leibovici 4 (Hendon United Blue)
Charlie Nabarro, Oscar Russell (both Alyth Belsize Black)
U7 – Noah Frankfurt (Hendon United Green)
N Bentley (HMH Eilat)