football

New coach, new era for Maccabi Tel Aviv

After Ivic leaves, Goldhar hands keys to yellow-and-blue to heralded Spaniard Aitor Karanka

By JOSHUA HALICKMAN
09/01/2023

Symbolism of Bob Kraft’s donation for NFL player who suffered cardiac arrest

Robert Kraft and the Patriots donated $18,003 to an online fundraiser Hamlin had set up that has raised more than $6.3 million as of Wednesday afternoon.

By Jacob Gurvis/JTA
05/01/2023

NFL's Damar Hamlin in critical condition after cardiac arrest; game postponed

Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamiln collapsed on the field after making a tackle and was taken by ambulance and is now in critical condition.

By REUTERS
03/01/2023

World Cup: Fitting in with Israelis by watching soccer - opinion

Forty years in this country, and I finally care about soccer. Not local soccer, perhaps, but at least international soccer.

31/12/2022

An 11-year-old Israeli soccer player with a bright future

Costs threatened to keep a promising young soccer player off the field. Degel Menashe stepped in and paid for the travel expenses.

By ISAAC THANGJOM
31/12/2022

Brazil soccer legend Pele dies at age 82

A reflection on the life of loved Brazilian soccer player Pele

By REUTERS
29/12/2022

Hanukkah, Qatar, World Cup, Messi and 'yahrzeit' - opinion

The real winners of Qatar 2022 are the Iranian team, who did not sing their regime’s anthem and who might be facing the death penalty. They are the moral winners of these world championships.

By HADASSAH CHEN
23/12/2022

Morocco’s World Cup achievement also has greater implications - opinion

Simple human joy of victory: Arabs and Jews celebrate side-by-side with no one staging it for the world’s cameras.

Why did Qatar putting traditional garment on Messi cause controversy? - analysis

Following Argentina's win over France at the 2022 World Cup, people are criticizing Qatar's Emir for putting traditional robe on Messi.

New York Giants game to include Sunday Night Football’s first-ever menorah lighting

Chabad's teen network plans to light the menorah at a high-stakes match between the Washington Commanders and New York Giants on the first night of Hanukkah.

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