Crumpsall run riot
JC MJSL Crumpsall 1st set up a final Shonn Trophy qualifying match against Westdene 3rd with a 4-0 victory over Division One leaders Sporting JLGB. Mark Friedman (2), James Goodall and Richard Collins completed an impressive win.
Westdene 3rd booked their place with a 5-4 success over South Manchester Maccabi 3rd. Moishe Hasid (2), Rafi Bloom (2) and Ben Rose helped them overturn a deficit as they scored twice in the last eight minutes. Dave Stewart, Dave Sciama, Charles Herz and David Tragen replied.
Crumpsall and Westdene will meet in a play-off to gain the final place in the competition and join the seven Premier Division teams in the New Year.
In the JC MJSL Premier Division, defending champions Leeds J-Uni were held 2-2 by Manchester Maccabi 4th. Ben Menehem and Ben Sollosi netted for Leeds, while Daniel Seligman (2) was on target for Maccabi.
Gilad Kestenbaum, Jon Sacker and Simon Buchler earned Oakhill Lions a 3-2 win over South Manchester 2nd.