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The Israeli office in charge of movement said that al-Ahly's travel had been approved but did not comment whether there was a change of heart or a delay in issuing the team's travel permit
Rajoub’s critics take to social media to strongly condemn his decision and call for his dismissal from his job.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
In Ramallah, residents voice criticism over move.
PM pans Palestinian bid to have Israel suspended from soccer's world governing body after motion is dropped; says peace only achievable through direct talks.
By HERB KEINON,ALLON SINAI
Chairman of Israel's soccer association welcomes Palestinian decision to drop motion calling for Israel's suspension from FIFA.
By ALLON SINAI,JPOST.COM STAFF
A demonstration of around 50 anti-Israel, pro-Palestine supporters assembled in the road opposite the entrance to the Congress earlier on Friday.
Organization due to vote in Zurich today on Palestinian motion.
Turning to Palestinian bid to expel Israel from FIFA, PM says ban would lead to demise of world soccer body.
By HERB KEINON
Some of FIFA's top executives were arrested Wednesday in a scandal that has rocked the professional soccer world, but Palestinians refuse to drop bid to expel Israel despite plea.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
Shurat Hadin's letter to FIFA's Sepp Blatter provides a slew of examples when Jibril Rajoub, a Fatah official, violated FIFA statutes.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Israeli security forces confirm Palestinian soccer player Sameh Mara'abe was detained on Thursday at the Allenby Bridge for security reasons.
Speaking exclusively to 'The Jerusalem Post', Simon Johnson disclosed that he has written to FIFA and to many of his soccer management contacts internationally.
By JERRY LEWIS
Netanyahu tells Blatter that ‘sport is a vehicle of goodwill.’
By ALLON SINAI
The international interference could end up backfiring and encouraging Palestinians to stay away from the negotiating table.
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
Palestinian Football Association President has claimed that 'nothing had improved in the way Israel was "persecuting Palestine footballers, athletes and the movement of sporting equipment".
Liberman slams move, says no place in State Cup for team that identifies with "traitor" Bishara.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The abrupt fall of world soccer’s emperor, Joseph “Sepp” Blatter, has been the central event of the week.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
Against all odds, the fan-owned Hapoel Katamon is advancing community projects and being promoted to the National League.
Move garners condemnation as protests are expected when national soccer teams meet Sunday for UEFA qualifying match in Cardiff.
In the deciding vote over who would host the FIFA World Cup in 2006, Germany narrowly beat out much-favored South Africa.
Blatter said he was stepping down mere four days after being re-elected to a fifth term.
The Spaniard quickly developed a frosty relationship with owner Amir Kabiri and the rest of the club’s management, who felt he wasn’t open to their input.
Israel remained in third place in Group B after brushing aside the minnows and picked up some much-needed confidence ahead of Sunday’s crucial showdown with Wales in Cardiff.
Israel Football Association chairman Ofer Eini said on Tuesday that all local soccer action will be suspended from next week should Economy Minister, Aryeh Deri, not authorize Shabbat matches.
The surge in the numbers of returning legionnaires is a direct result of the huge infusion of money which accompanied the arrival of Maccabi Tel Aviv’s owner, Mitch Goldhar.
By DON BARNETT
Gutman unveils roster for Israel’s upcoming crucial Euro 2016 qualifiers against Andorra and Wales
Yellow-and-blue remains perfect after superstar scores winner in 1-0 victory at Teddy.
Premier League big boys face off in Jerusalem; Maccabi Haifa crashes to second straight defeat.
Team opened Premier League campaign with a shock home defeat to Bnei Yehuda last weekend.
In rare group-stage waters, yellow-and-blue still clear underdog among Chelsea, Porto, Kiev.
Momentous victory nets NIS 80 million windfall; Zahavi & Co. to find out opponents in today’s draw.
Innocent mistake? beIN sport graphic lists only four teams who made it to group stage of UEFA Champions League after latest games, leaving off Maccabi TA.
Reigning champion beats Sakhnin 3-2 thanks to superstar’s brace; Maccabi Haifa collapses.
Hundreds of players signed a petition demanding that matches won't be played on Shabbat.
Despite playing with 10 men for over an hour, determined northerners claim Super Cup title on penalties.
Israeli soccer season curtain-raiser is back after 26 years with last term’s treble winner to play runner-up.
President presents award based on how teams have expanded their community and social projects in helping to combat racism and to promote cooperation between clubs throughout the country.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Zahavi’s brace overturns first-leg defeat to Plzen and keeps Tel Aviv’s group-stage hopes alive.
Kiryat Shmona coach set for milestone debut in Southerners’ 3rd qualifying round first leg against Liberec
The blue-and-white was drawn on Saturday to face former World Cup winners Spain and Italy in qualifying Group G, as well as Albania, Macedonia and Liechtenstein.
Israel has no real chance of ending the group in front of global powerhouses Spain and Italy.
UEFA to hand down Jerusalem punishment for last week’s violent fan outburst in Belgium; Charleroi leads 5-1.
The ban also applies to training facilities and games at other venues, police said.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Owner Tabib vows to leave club after shamed by fans’ abysmal behavior in European tie in Belgium.
Netanyahu, Erdan slam Beitar supporters who rioted in Belgium; police question returning fans at Ben-Gurion Airport.
By BEN HARTMAN
Police and customs agents at Ben-Gurion Airport in Lod beefed up their forces on Friday as they awaited the arrival of hundreds of Beitar Jerusalem soccer fans.
Beitar are a bastion of Israel's political right-wing and a group of supporters known as "La Familia," that the club has been unable to control, have been openly abusive to Israel's Arab minority.
Jerusalem suffers heavy loss in Belgium after supporters pelt pitch with flares.
Jokanovic set for sideline debut as Mac TA takes on Hibernians in 2nd qualifying round first leg.
Shurat Hadin-Israel Law Center has called upon FC Barcelona to sever ties with Qatari organizations – namely Qatar Airways – and refuse the $90 million endorsement it receives from them annually.
By ARIEL BARBIERI-AGHIB
Jerusalem’s 2-1 win over Kazakhs sends yellow-and-black into 2nd qualifying round.
The event was held as part of the ‘Football for All’ campaign which strives to promote women’s sport and joint living.
Hapoel Beersheba will begin its participation in the Europa League in the second qualifying round where it will face Thun of Switzerland.
Sunday revealed that Beitar Jerusalem and Hapoel Tel Aviv will renew their bitter rivalry in the first weekend of the campaign.
Yellow-and-blue unveil Serbian on opening day of pre-season training.
Beitar will be playing in Europe for the first time since 2008 after finishing last season in fourth place in the Premier League standings.
Rochestie, who graduated from Washington State University, went undrafted in 2009 and has since played in Germany, Turkey, France, Spain, Italy and Russia.
For the first time in more than 15 years, Israel beat a quality rival for qualification in a meaningful encounter and, at the very least, seemed set for a topthree finish in Group B.
The 46-year-old led Watford to English Premier League promotion last season, but his contract was not renewed.
Two goals by striker Edin Visca and a penalty from Edin Dzeko helped Bosnia to a 3-1 win, reviving the hosts' chances of reaching the finals in France.
By SPORT 1
Coming off consecutive losses, Israel must avoid another Euro qualifying slip-up to maintain crucial gap.
The Beitar owner has yet to announce whether he plans to continue to run the club for another season, a decision he promised to make this week.
Saudi team would have needed to travel through checkpoints operated by Israel, a country it holds no diplomatic ties with, to play in the West Bank.
After 11 years abroad, defender Tal Ben-Haim returned home on Thursday, signing a twoyear contract with boyhood club Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Maccabi Tel Aviv announced yesterday that coach Pako Ayestaran will leave the club despite guiding it to an unprecedented domestic treble.
Elisha Levy spent three years as the coach of Hapoel Beersheba.
Jacob Erel once headed UEFA's Operations Committee.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Season will officially come to a close Monday night when champion Maccabi Tel Aviv welcomes Maccabi Petah Tikva.
For Israel to be suspended, three quarters of delegates would need to approve the motion. If that were a long shot before, it’s even more unlikely now.
Israel Football Association chairman Ofer Eini has met with officials in Zurich over recent days in light of Palestinian call to ban Israel from FIFA.
The only certainty at the club is that whatever decision is ultimately made, it will remain under tight wraps until it becomes public.
“If there will be an Arab player who will fit the team and will want to join us, I will sign him," Beitar owner Tabib says.
Ironi Kiryat Shmona midfielder Roei Kehat netted his first career hat-trick last night to lead his team to a 3-1 win over Hapoel Beersheba.
After meeting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and soccer officials in the West Bank, FIFA President Sepp Blatter said Israel had set out a series of measures to ease travel curbs for clubs.
Maccabi Tel Aviv and Beersheba face off tonight in Haifa for the final title of the 2014/15 season.
Netanyahu is expected to call on FIFA President Sepp Blatter to persuade Palestinian FA to drop bid to suspend Israel.
By ALLON SINAI,HERB KEINON
Yellow-and-blue opens unassailable lead by beating Kiryat Shmona 2-1 at Bloomfield Stadium
Blatter, who is standing for re-election at the Congress, said the dispute was "the biggest challenge" facing him as he comes to the end of his current mandate.
Blatter said he was hopeful that the issue could be resolved following meetings next week with Netanyahu and Abbas.
Beersheba dumps Elisha Levy, looks to make deal with newly fired Bachar from K8; Cruyff stays at Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Draw at Beersheba leaves Mac TA within striking distance of third consecutive championship.
The draw leaves Haifa in fourth position, ahead of Beitar only on goal difference, with both teams having three more matches to play until the end of the season.
Avigdor Liberman enjoys a friend match against Russian Jewish Congress members.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MARC ISRAEL SELLEM
The Palestinian Football Association’s proposal for the suspension of Israel to be on the agenda in FIFA’s annual Congress in Zurich on May 29.
The Palestinian Football Association’s proposal for the suspension of Israel will be on the agenda in FIFA’s annual Congress in Zurich on May 29.
Maccabi Tel Aviv midfielder Eran Zahavi gave his team the lead against Maccabi Haifa at Sammy Ofer Stadium, but Eyal Meshumar’s side bounced back to draw 1-1.
Beersheba officially secured its qualification for the Europa League next season after advancing to the State Cup final last week.
Despite a four-match winless streak, Beitar remains in fourth position, which now will be good enough to qualify for European competition at the end of the season.
The fans who set up Beitar Nordia Jerusalem two years ago could no longer tolerate the behavior of some boorish Beitar Jerusalem followers; Today, the future looks bright for the fledgling club.
The Jordanians claim that the head of the Palestinian Football Association did not vote for their candidate; Many are calling on government to revoke Rajoub’s Jordanian citizenship.
“A woman seeing a foreign man is sinful, so what about seeing his thighs and tight kit?"
Is the hooligan element among the Beitar fans a reflection of a deeper malaise of racism and nationalism in Israeli society or is it just good old fashioned fan violence?
By Ilan Evyatar
Seventy years ago George Orwell in his essay "The Sporting Spirit" traced the rise of competitive sports to the rise of nationalism.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Ofer Eini, chairman of the Israel Football Association, thanks the chairman of the Palestinian Football Association, for retracting the PFA’s proposal that Israel be removed from FIFA.
By LIOR AKERMAN
Israel’s response to the Palestinian initiative to suspend it from FIFA epitomized everything that is wrong with its public diplomacy.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Qatar won its bid on December 2, 2010. Fifteen days later, vegetable grocer Mohamed Bouazizi torched himself in Tunisia, touching off mayhem across the Arab world.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
There were so many different national flags at the edge of the playing field that a stranger might have thought the UN had moved from New York to Herzliya.
"For the past two years FIFA has encouraged the Palestinians to work out their differences with Israel directly."
By GERSHON BASKIN