Jewish News junior football review – week 8

Jewish News junior football review – week 8

U7 Hendon Mauve and NWLJ Blue observe a minute’s silence for Remembrance Sunday. Picture: Ells Thorne

There are new leaders in the U11 division, as the Jewish News Maccabi Junior Football League resumed after it’s half-term break…



There are new leaders at the top of the table after HMH Eilat beat HMH Afula 3-0. Jesse Cooper scored twice, with Reuben Gordon also on target.

They leapfrogged HMH Negev in the table, who were beaten 3-0 by Alyth Belsize Red.

The third game in the Division saw a third league win of the season for Hendon United Blue, who beat HMH Jaffa, 3-2, Charlie Kafton scored twice for HMH.


Lower down the age groups, there were also three or more goals scored in the following age groups:

U10 – Joshua Cowan (NWLJ Reds) 

U9 – Ben Lubitsch (HMH Haifa)

U8 – Samuel Leibovici 4 (Hendon United Blue), Elai Naori (NWLJ), Sam Claman, Daniel Cesman (both HMH Negev)

U7 – Dan Oldsburgh (Hendon United Blue), Noah Lanzkron (Hendon United Green), Boaz Aharonovich (Hendon Interschools Orange)

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