Iranian soccer group Sepahan Isfahan announced that it will not participate in a training match with the Serbian team Partizan scheduled to take place on Friday due to the Partizan coach's Israeli nationality, the Serbian Cafe website reported on Monday.
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"I'm disappointed that the game was cancelled," Partizan coach Avram Grant said. "They told me it was cancelled because I'm Israeli. I don't mix sports with politics and I'm not going to start now."
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