Masters football review – week 17

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Masters football review – week 17

Division One leaders Raiders were held to a second successive draw, while the lead was closed at the top of Division Two, writes Jeremy Silverstone.

Andrew Sherwood is the Jewish News Sport and Community Editor

North London Raiders dropped points for the second week running, as the Division Two leaders saw their lead closed.


Leaders North London Raiders were held to a draw for the second week running as they were held to a 2-2 draw by London Lions A. Lee Cash and Gideon Gold seeing their strikes cancelled out by efforts from Craig Pearl and Paul Lenchner.


Honours were also even in the clash between St John’s Wood Tigers and Temple Fortune. Robert Botkai’s double and James Ryan scored for Fortune, with Mark Nathan, Ashley Marks and Paul Herszaft replying for the Tigers.

Glenthorne remain in second place, on goal difference, thanks to a 6-1 win over Brady B. Gary Adams scored twice, with Lloyd Nygate, Dave Michaels – from the penalty spot – Greg Morris and David Galman all finding the back of the net. Roger Kay netted Brady’s consolation.

EDRS edged past Hendon Harriers with a 2-1 win, Barry Silkman and Martin Seifert sealing them the points, while Brian Deal scored for Harriers.


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