Four-midable Thornes crush Brady
THE top two teams in the Maccabi Masters League Division One suffered shock defeats. Defending champions Brady Maccabi A were beaten 4-0 by Glenthorne United A with goals from Greg Morris (2), Andy Block and Michael Nathan.
London Maccabi Lions A went down 3-2 against Faithfold with a brace from Lions’ Phil Lewis being trumped by strikes from Faithfold’s Mark Rosenthal, Darren Saffer and Mark Klinger.
South Mancunians recorded their first win of the campaign as they put Temple Fortune A to the sword, winning 3-1 courtesy of Darren Coon (2) and Jon Cohen. James Simpson netted Fortune’s consolation.
Norstar continue to lead the way in Division Two after coming from two down to beat Clayhall B 4-2. Brian Deal and Michael Kushner put Clayhall ahead in the first half with two long-range efforts. Norstar hit back with second half strikes from Greg Bradman, David Jacobs, and Simon Lawrence.
Glenthorne United B earned a 3-1 success over Brady B. Dave Galman (2) and Ray Russell netted for Glenthorne with Brady’s goal coming through Trevor Tucker.
London Maccabi Lions B annihilated Ashlodge 10-1 with Arthur Duke (4), Marc Morris (2), Immanuel Ezekiel (2), David Pollock and Julian Marks getting on the scoresheet. John Seigal claimed the consolation.