Danny Caro's Team of the Week: April 1

By Danny Caro, April 3, 2012

1. BEN LAW (Faithfold A) - on top form as the Superhoops exacted revenge on Neasden. Pulled off “a worldie” for good measure

2. ALEX GILBERT (Hendon United Sports Club A) - “an all-action energetic display” against Raiders B

3. GAVIN SHERMAN (UJIA) - “Captain Marvel led his team from bottom to top”. He will now lead them to Wingate

4. MARK PASHA (Athletic Bilbaum) - one of many star performers in a green and white shirt in the promotion playoff against SPEC FC

5. JONNY ELLIS (Brady Maccabi A) - the best player on the pitch against Raiders A. Produced a plethora of incredible passes, set one up and scored another from the penalty spot

6. SAM SOLLOSI (Redbridge Jewish Care A) - My Young Player of the Week. “Inspired performance. Tormented the LML right-back back all game, scored a cracking goal too”

7. SIMON LEVENE (North West Neasden C) - “a magnificent defensive performance in the middle of the park against Glenthorne. First game in five that he didn't get booked too!”

8. BEN WEINBERG (Brixton Old Boys A) - scored a matchwinning double in the promotion tussle with Norstar

9. ANDY BURKE (L’Equipe) - “worked tirelessly throughout the game covering every blade of grass. Had his hand in every attack and capped off a great performance with a well taken goal”

10. JAMES GOLD (London Maccabi Lions B) - Having heard so much about ‘Jimmy Goals,’ I had to see if he lived up to the hype and the boy didn’t disappoint with a hat-trick against the champions

11. DARYL PHILLIPS (Faithfold A) - on song with two goals and two assists in the 4-1 win over Neasden



GK - Rob Shepherdson (Chigwell Athletic), Jake Doffman (Brixton A), Mike Perkin (Neasden C), Ben Law (Faithfold A), Simon Roth (Athletic Bilbaum)

Defenders - Lee Bushell (Shirley Park), Ryan Colet, Seb Vandermolen (both Blizzard Storm), Alex Gilbert (Hendon A), Josh Franklin, Jonny Weisz, Sam Franks, James Lee (all Brixton A), Aron Lewis (Neasden C), Gavin Sherman (UJIA), Richie Kaplan, Danny Sugarman (both Redbridge JC A), Benji Aarons-Richardson, Simon Berkley, Adam Landes, Mark Pasha (all Athletic Bilbaum)

Midfielders - Jonny Ellis (Brady A), Ilan Shaki (Shirley Park), Josh Bentley (Hendon A), George Fierstone, Rob Hershkorn, Ben Weinberg, James Kaye, Michael Posner and Dan Sherman, Rob Blackman (all Brixton A), Simon Levene (Neasden C), Jerry Teacher (UJIA), Sam Sollosi (Redbridge JC A), Joe Cohen (Faithfold A), Mark Singer (L'Equipe), Adam Bier, Sam Roth, Rob Rodney, Ben Bell (all Athletic Bilbaum)

Strikers - James Gold (LM Lions B), Jamie Kent, Alon Hershkorn (both Brixton A), Daryl Phillips (Faithfold A), Ben Nassim (UJIA), Andy Burke (L'Equipe), Jake Gilbert, Ed Green (both Athletic Bilbaum)

Manager - John Nitka (Brixton A), Louis Taylor (NW Neasden C), Darren Rolfe (UJIA), Eilon Kennet (Redbridge JC A), Zuriel Solomon (Faithfold A), Mark Pasha & Ed Green (Athletic Bilbaum)

Coach: Simon Sokel (UJIA)

Referee -

Email nominations to dcaro@thejc.com



Sam Sollosi (LW) - inspired performance. Tormented the LML right back back all game, scored a cracking goal too
Danny Sugarman (D) - won every tackle and set up numerous attacks. Clever and subtle all game
Richie Caplin (CB) - auxiliary centre back; won every personal battle, marshalled the RJC defence and restricted LML's attacking options to a handful of chances
Eilon Kennet (M) - masterminded his old club's first defeat in 11 games with an inspired performance from a young team

Josh Bentley (M) - for a brilliant dominant midfield performance
Alex Gilbert (RB) for an all-action energetic display

Adam Kosky (Midfield) – provided opportunity after opportunity for goals. Hit the crossbar with a fantastic strike and ran the game. His best performance of the season.
James Gold (S) – Again – Hat-trick hero still on hot form. How can you not nominate him.

Ryan Colet & Seb Vandermolen (D) - "outstanding" at the back

Ben Weinberg (M) - "was particularly good in the second - I'm glad he's going to be on my side and not playing against us when we head to Marseille later this month!" (from Norstar boss Phil Peters)

Simon Levene (CM) - a magnificent defensive performance in the middle of the park. First game in five that he didn't get booked too!
Aron Lewis (RB) - performed for the second week running at right back and did a fantastic job.
Michael Perkin (GK) - wasn't called into action too much, but when he was made two excellent saves

Mark Singer (M) – a great performance from the holding midfielder, he ran the game for us in the second half
Andy Burke (S) – worked tirelessly throughout the game covering every blade of grass. Had his hand in every attack and capped off a great performance with a well taken goal

Simon Roth (GK) - great kicking and and a couple of key saves in the first half to keep the Baums level
The defence - Aarons-Richardson, Berkley, Landes, Pasha - no-one stood out but the best performance as a unit all season
Adam Bier (CM) - one of his best performances this season, tireless and dogged as he as been all season
Sam Roth (CM) - another workman like and higely effective display in the centre of the park
Rob Rodney (CM) - perhaps performance of the day - came off the bench and won everything he challenged for, including things he had absolutely no right to
Ben Bell (wing) - won the penalty and should have had another, as well as a goal unfairly disallowed
Ed Green (F) - another rock like performance dominating the opposition defence
Jake Gilbert (F) - for the winner

Joe Newton (S) - bags of energy. Fortune couldn't handle him. Capped his performance with a great 25-yard strike

Last updated: 3:57pm, April 3 2012