Uruguay soccer player 'didn't intend' to harm Holocaust victims

Uruguayan soccer star apologizes over joyful birthday photo at Auschwitz.Marcus M. Gilban, JTA, 8/21/2019, 2:25 PM

Jewish and Arab girls practice soccer together

Girls' soccer teams from around Israel, as well as PA Arab girls' soccer group, meet Chelsea Football Club delegates for special training.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2019, 12:28 PM

NFL quarterback spotted at Western Wall

'I fell in love with Israel', says Houston Texans' quarterback Deshaun Watson after visiting Israeli town of Shiloh, in Samaria.David Rosenberg, 6/20/2019, 3:55 PM

Cleveland Browns Jewish kicker shows up at Jewish kid's b-day

Cleveland Browns kicker Greg Joseph attends a football-themed 5th birthday party at a local Jewish day school. 'A real mensch.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/13/2019, 11:50 AM

Julian Edelman named Super Bowl MVP

Patriots wide receiver with Jewish heritage named Most Valuable Player as New England bests Los Angeles Rams in the Super Bowl.JTA, 2/4/2019, 7:09 AM

Baltimore Ravens lineman to wear Israeli flag on his cleats

After visit to Israel, including Shabbat dinner, NFL defensive lineman decides to show off support for Israel.JTA, 11/30/2018, 7:25 AM

Rookie quarterback Josh Rosen to start with Arizona Cardinals

Jewish quarterback Josh Rosen plays with 'a lot of confidence,' Cardinals coach says.JTA, 9/26/2018, 9:50 AM

‘Best footballer who grew up in Israel’ seeks spot at US college

21-year-old running back Yuval Fenta, Israel's Offensive Player of the Year, intends to start this season at a US college.Hillel Kuttler - JTA, 9/18/2018, 7:58 AM

Ingrates who won't stand for the anthem

Some people cannot accept that America is still a work in progress. Jack Engelhard, 8/6/2018, 7:13 PM

Touchdown: From the NFL to Torah

Yosef and Emunah Murray: Why did the ex-NFL player and his wife convert to Judaism?Judy Simon, 6/29/2018, 5:41 PM

Israeli embassy wishes Argentina soccer team success

Israeli embassy in Argentina creates video in support of country’s national soccer team.JTA, 6/18/2018, 5:41 PM

1 billion Muslims matter more than 17 million Jews

Do the math and you will understand why the friendly game was cancelled. Giulio Meotti, 6/7/2018, 8:45 PM

Josh Rosen picked by Arizona Cardinals in NFL draft

UCLA quarterback who faced anti-Semitic attacks prior to draft picked up by Arizona Cardinals.JTA, 4/27/2018, 2:06 PM

Football star gets anti-Semitic curses - and enjoys it

Josh Rosen, whose father is Jewish, gets ripped on regularly - especially for his nose - but says, 'It gets my competitive juices flowing.'Mordechai Sones, 4/26/2018, 7:36 PM

Children with disabilities play football with NFL players

Thirty NFL football players share the field with Shalva's children with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 7:31 AM

If America is that bad, leave the country

No, it's not perfect, but it IS the land of the free. Jack Engelhard, 8/23/2017, 7:59 PM

'I love bringing people from America to the Holy Land'

Robert Kraft brings football Hall of Famers to Israel, says it's 'a treat' for them.JTA, 6/17/2017, 8:53 PM

State recommends curtailing Shabbat soccer

AG promotes gradual Shabbat soccer game reduction while finding solutions for religious players as long as Shabbat games continue.Ido Ben-Porat, 2/15/2017, 1:28 PM

Two more NFL players pull out of Israel trip

Two more NFL players join Seahawks' Michael Bennett, cancel participation in trip to Israel.Ben Ariel, 2/14/2017, 4:42 AM

Watch: Chabadnik throws Super Bowl party for NYC homeless

Homeless men in the Big Apple had no idea of the treat they were in for that night.Hillel Fendel, 2/13/2017, 1:12 PM

NFL players head to Israel for tour, exhibition game

Delegation of 11 NFL players to tour Jewish state week after Super Bowl LI. Exhibition game against Israeli team planned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2017, 9:28 AM

Super Bowl to feature teams with Jewish owners

Super Bowl LI will feature teams with Jewish owners for the first time since 2012.JTA, 1/24/2017, 3:31 AM

Arab soccer players refuse to sing national anthem

Arab former soccer player says he wouldn't sing the national anthem with the rest of the team.Yoel Domb, 10/26/2016, 8:15 PM

A confederacy of punks at football, BLM and BDS

In years past we used to call such losers juvenile delinquents. Jack Engelhard, 9/13/2016, 10:39 AM

Canadian football team signs anti-Semitic player

Former SF 49ers player slammed Jews as 'devils', posted video claiming Holocaust was 'The Greatest Lie Ever Told'.JTA, 9/4/2016, 7:35 AM

2 Jewish brothers recall their journey to the NFL

From matzo balls to footballs, two Jewish brothers recall their journey to the NFL.Victor Wishna, 9/2/2016, 2:56 AM

President welcomes Israeli player for Chinese team

Peres: Football is an international language, it does not matter if you speak Hebrew, Arabic or Chinese, everyone has a place on the field.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2016, 1:39 PM

Watch: Judea defeats Tel Aviv in IFL finals

The Judean Rebels completed a successful title defense to defeat the Tel Aviv ‘Hotel Gilgal’ Pioneers in the Israel Football League.Yoni Kempinski, 4/17/2016, 4:53 AM

Watch: Judean Rebels crush Tel Aviv Pioneers

Football in Israel: Judean 'Rebels' beat Tel Aviv 'Pioneers' 32 to 14.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2016, 10:18 PM

Cardiff Cancels Israeli Exhibit Due to BDS

Fearing being seen as 'politically biased,' city council removes exhibit on soccer, diversity. Envoys: Wales threatened by 'thugs.'Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 9/4/2015, 9:24 PM

Israeli Football History: First International Game

National team to play Spain on Sunday; if it wins it will join International Federation's tournament next year and put Israel on the map.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2015, 6:02 PM

Whistleblower: Qatar Set to Lose 2022 World Cup

According to a whistleblower who is working with the FBI, Qatar is likely to have its 2022 World Cup bid canceled after all.Moshe Cohen, 6/7/2015, 5:12 PM

Israelis Seek to Halt PA's 'Soccer Intifada'

The Palestinian Authority is determined to get Israel booted out of FIFA, and Israeli officials are headed to Switzerland to prevent that.Moshe Cohen, 4/20/2015, 1:16 AM

Rajoub: Fight 'To the End' to for FIFA Ejection

The Palestinian Authority is determined to get Israel booted out of international soccer organization FIFA, Jibril Rajoub said.Moshe Cohen, 4/2/2015, 8:29 AM

PA Asks FIFA to Suspend Israel

The Palestinian Football Association asks that FIFA suspend Israel for restricting the movement of Palestinian Arab players.Nitsan Keidar, 3/31/2015, 4:16 AM

Giants Co-Owner Steve Tisch Donates $10m to TAU

Filmmaker Steve Tisch, a co-owner of the New York Football Giants, donated $10 million to TAU's Department of Film and Television.Moshe Cohen, 3/5/2015, 8:30 PM

IFA to Discipline Club Which Rewarded Traitor MK

Israel Football Association says Bnei Sakhnin soccer club violated two regulations for honoring former MK Bishara.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/20/2014, 7:45 PM

Charges Dropped Against Fans Who Shouted 'Yid'

Charges dropped against three soccer fans who were facing prosecution for using the word "Yid" during soccer matches.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/7/2014, 8:29 PM

British Police Charge Soccer Fans Chanting 'Yid'

The 3 men will be tried in February for chanting derogatory term during soccer matches, following warnings against use of word.Ari Yashar, 1/22/2014, 2:16 AM

Jerusalem Boy Fighting Cancer Scores Touchdown

10 year old Uriel Wang, who is battling rare form of leukemia, scores touchdown during halftime of Israel Football League game.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/11/2013, 2:28 PM

Israel Allows Arab Soccer Players to Enter PA

Israel has reportedly bowed to pressure from UEFA to allow Arab youth football teams into areas controlled by the Palestinian Authority.Elad Benari, 8/17/2013, 1:05 AM

NY Jet Makes His Mark as Hater of Israel

Oday Aboushi, touted as the first “Palestinian” football player in the NFL, is also rabidly anti-Israel, Frontpage Magazine saysDavid Lev, 7/11/2013, 2:42 PM

Football Players Protest U21 Euros in Israel

Dozens of football players have signed a statement protesting decision of UEFA to stage European under-21 championship in Israel next year.Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/2/2012, 12:12 PM

FIFA to Rebuild Stadium Used for Rocket Fire

Football’s world governing body will pay to rebuild a Gaza stadium damaged when it was used firing rockets on Israel. Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2012, 11:02 PM

Austria Probes Hitler Salute at Football Game

Vienna police are probing a rabbi's claim that a football fan insulted him and gave the Hitler salute, while police did nothing. Chana Ya'ar and AFP, 9/4/2012, 2:16 AM

Sports Player Charged for 'Yid' Twitter Tantrum

Arsenal football player has been charged by the Football Association with improper conduct after calling a rival fan a "scum yid". Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/25/2012, 7:30 PM

Polish Football Club Brands Anti-Semitic T-Shirts

Anti-Semitic t-shirts are being sold outside the Polish football club, Widzew Lodz; "This is Widzew terrain, entry to Jews is forbidden" Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/12/2012, 1:04 PM