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10th (Thu) Dec 2015

BEFC Christmas Party and Player Awards 2015

BEFC Christmas Party and Player Awards 2015
Full Christmas Party Photo Album on this link Thanks to everyone who attended the party, and to Rich S and Julia who once more hosted the years biggest BEFC bash at their fine abode on the Embassy. BEFC guests arrived to all receive a Santa Hat and warm up with a glass of hot mulled wine. Very...
29th (Sun) Nov 2015

Adecco MOM BEFC vs BFC Vagabonds - Nils Simon

Adecco BEFC Man of the Match Award - Nils Simon
Coming back from behind to beat the Vagabonds it was BEFC's best total team performance this season. We could award it to the team as a whole but there can only be one Adecco BEFC Man of the Match! In a last minute change of formation to combat the Vagabond's physical midfield, Nils Simon and Shun...
19th (Thu) Nov 2015

Rooibos Tea as a Sports Drink - from Royal-T

Royal Rooibos Tea for Sports
Recently the people at Royal T wanted us to know that Rooibos tea is an effective upgrade to commercial sports drink. Their original article is here ルイボスティーは天然のスポーツドリンク in Japanese . However to understand the article they've provided this English version.... -------- Rooibos Tea the Natural Sports...
16th (Mon) Nov 2015

Adecco MOM BEFC vs King George - Kazushi Komatsu

Adecco BEFC Man of the Match Award - Kazushi Komatsu
BEFC spent a lot of their time against King George camped in the George's half trying to carve a path through a stubborn and packed defence. Then covering back to shut down the attempts of a counter attack, before pressuring on with the attack. Kazushi Komatsu completed the 'Triple K' midfield...
16th (Mon) Nov 2015

BEFC goes top in TML Division 2

BEFC Division 2 Leaders
After a comprehensive win over King George, BEFC have rocketed to the heady heights of first place in Division 2 of the TML. We found ourselves in first place at the start of the season for a space of about 2 hours, and joked that we should have captured the moment! So this time after 6 games of...
12th (Thu) Nov 2015

Adecco MVP MIFA Embassy Cup - Kentaro Takahashi

Adecco BEFC MIFA Embassy Cup MVP - Kentaro Takahashi
This must be the absolute closest we have come to being all lame-o-tron 6000 and naming the whole team as MOTM as 5 of the 8 were nominated by team mates (and Bran, the traitor). It was Ken, however, who just nudged it over the line with 3 votes, followed closely by my lovely self ( Captain Caner...
10th (Tue) Nov 2015

BEFC Player of the Year Awards Voting Open

BEFC Player of the Year awards 2015 Voting
Once again it is time for the BEFC Player of the Year Awards, which will be presented at the Christmas Party on December 5th. This year all members can nominate 3 BEFC players for the 11s Player of the Year, and Futsal Player of the Year. The player of the year awards period start from January 2015...
01st (Sun) Nov 2015

Adecco MOM BEFC vs Lions FJ Cup - Timothy Witvliet

Adecco BEFC Man of the Match Award - Timothy Witvliet
BEFC starred in a Halloween horror story as an irregular away team were put beyond the grave by a full strength rampaging Lions. It shows the competiveness of Division 2, but also that you have to stand up, take your punishment and come back stronger. And this decided the deeply discussed decision...
27th (Tue) Oct 2015

Adecco MOM BEFC vs Syu Syu Aoyama - Ben Palmer

Adecco BEFC Man of the Match Award - Ben Palmer
Yet again it wasn't the day of the individual, rather the whole team clicking in greasy-smooth unison as they fought and battled to a well-earned point against an opposition in the upper echelons of the league. With the overall display being somewhat more disjointed in the second half due to an...
20th (Tue) Oct 2015

Adecco MVP AMIA Intl. Futsal Tournament 2015 - Check-Chin Yong

Adecco BEFC MVP Award - Check Chin Yong
Veteran BEFC member Check Chin Yong took up the captain's armband and led the BEFC Futsal team into the AMIA International Futsal Competition returning with a well fought 3rd place. Very democratically Chin had the sqaud vote for the MVP award. 'Maybe' to his surprise (but not ours), Captain Chin...
19th (Mon) Oct 2015

BEFC win bronze in AMIA Intl. Futsal Tournament

BEFC AMIA Futsal Tournament 2015
BEFC flexed its club might winning 3rd place in the AMIA Intl. Futsal competition. With BEFC's 11s team playing a match in Soga the same time , Captain Chin led the BEFC Futsal team into the annual embassy tournament hunting for trophies. Pitted in group A, BEFC were up against Russia, Korea, AMIA...
18th (Sun) Oct 2015

Adecco MOM BEFC vs Lions - Shun Ishihara

Adecco BEFC Man of the Match Award - Shun Ishihara
Once again a hostly contested MOM awards for a match in which really it was a total team performance. However there can only be one Adecco BEFC MOM, and so the player earning this honour was hotly debated. In a match versus a team known for overpowering the midfield with runners, Shun played the...
12th (Mon) Oct 2015

Adecco MOM BEFC vs Sala - Nils Simon

Adecco BEFC Man of the Match Award - Nils Simon
BEFC vs Sala matches are always robust and hotly contested affairs. And this one was no different. Nils Simon has already impressed since joining BEFC with his exceptional tackling, explosive runs, encouragement of a better passing game and on field passion. This MOM again was hotly contested, with...
05th (Mon) Oct 2015

BEFC Friendly Cup 2015

BEFC Friendly Cup 2015
This year the Friendly Cup welcomed Adecco for the first time, joining teams from NSK, Keidanren, the 3 BEFC teams - Spain, Britain and the International all stars. Blessed with beautiful sunshine, the futsal matched the occasion, each game played in a great spirit. The early pace setters in the...