Beckham: I feel Jewish because of my grandfatherSoccer star David Beckham said that he feels Jewish because of his grandfather who took him to synagogue.
Argentine-Israeli soccer star powers team to titleEial Strahman, formerly of Maccabi Haifa, leads Argentine team to title and a promotion to premier A league, gets dubbed 'super hero.'
Kids' soccer bridges Israel's religious divide'Tzav Pius' initiative seeks to break secular-religious divide by scheduling games on days other than Shabbat.
'Bomb' at soccer stadium was a training deviceSuspicious item discovered at the Old Trafford stadium was not a bomb but, in fact, a training device, says police.
Suspected bomb detonated at UK soccer matchPackage gets blown up by bomb squad, after evacuating fans and causing season finale for Manchester United to be canceled.
Dutch soccer club to punish 'burn the Jews' fansDozens of PSV Eindhoven fans were filmed singing grossly anti-Semitic song; club vows to identify and punish them.
Italy soccer team punished for anti-Semitic chantsJuventus fans had chanted anti-Semitic slogans at rival fans from Palermo; team gets slapped on the wrist.
German team apologizes over 'Auschwitz' tweetBayern Munich apologizes after a graphic posted on their Twitter account was misinterpreted as having links to Auschwitz.
Real Madrid to host young survivor of Duma arsonReal Madrid will welcome Duma survivor Ahmad Dawabsha, 5, who will meet star Cristiano Ronaldo.
France to hold soccer terror attack simulationAhead of Euro 2016 championship, France to prep for an attack, keeping in mind November attack on Stade de France - which is site of final.
Egypt rejects friendly soccer match with IsraelEgyptian national team rejects Israeli proposal for a friendly match, explains it would not be tolerated by the Egyptian people.
Saudi soccer teams fear for their lives in IranDue to fear of death, Saudi soccer teams are demanding that matches against Iranian teams be switched to a neutral country or dropped.
Turkish soccer fans boo during moment of silenceTurkish soccer fans boo, allegedly shout "Allahu Akbar" during a minute’s silence for the victims of the Paris attacks.
PA names soccer tournament after Old City murdererMuhannad Halabi, who stabbed two Israelis to death in early October, has his name grace Yasser Arafat Youth Center tournament.
Italian soccer chief under fire for anti-SemitismHead of the Italian football federation allegedly called Jewish owner of a team "lousy Jew".
A-G Allows Soccer Games on ShabbatSoccer games to be allowed on the Jewish day of rest so as not to change the status quo, Yehuda Weinstein rules.
Rivlin: Sabbath Soccer Should ContinuePresident says going to synagogue and then to the soccer game is what Israelis do on Sabbaths.
Israeli 'Black Magic' and Mincha at Wales StadiumSunday's Euro 2016 Israel vs. Wales qualifier made headlines for all sorts of reasons other than the football.
Soccer League Strike over Sabbath LoomsSoccer games may be suspended starting this Saturday, after Labor Court ruled Sabbath games illegal.
Cardiff Cancels Israeli Exhibit Due to BDSFearing being seen as 'politically biased,' city council removes exhibit on soccer, diversity. Envoys: Wales threatened by 'thugs.'
IFA Demands Saturday Soccer GamesIf Aryeh Deri does not issue a permit for Saturday soccer games, there will be no soccer games at all, the Football Association said.
PA Soccer Chief Meets Israeli CounterpartA few months after trying to have Israel suspended from FIFA, Jibril Rajoub meets Israeli counterpart Ofer Eini.
Labor Court Nixes Shabbat Soccer GamesPlayers score victory as they turn to Labor Court against management decision to play on Sabbath.
'State Babies Terrorists, Bans Religious Players'Hapoel Afula player slams decision to hold central games on Shabbat, and 'TV puppets' who say 'homos are OK, religious Jews - that's crazy.'
Israeli Players Attacked by Fans in BulgariaCSKA Sofia fans storm onto field, chase players from the Israeli club Ashdod.
Belgian Team Faces Punishment Over Anti-SemitismUEFA likely to fine Charleroi soccer team after its fans used the Nazi salute in taunting Beitar Jerusalem fans.
Org. Flagged as 'Racist' After Soccer ViolenceFan organization associated with Beitar Jerusalem may be stripped of its status after members allegedly threw smoke bombs on the field.
Netanyahu to Probe Beitar Fans' BehaviorPM Netanyahu says he will launch a probe into a the behavior of some fans of Beitar Jerusalem soccer team who rioted at a match in Belgium.
Israeli NGO Takes on Barcelona's Sponsor of QatarShurat HaDin writes to current Barcelona soccer team leader demanding end to support for Qatar, which hosts Hamas leaders.
Swastika Found on Croatian Soccer PitchCroatian team apologizes for 'act of sabotage' before match against Italy; could face sanctions.
Whistleblower: Qatar Set to Lose 2022 World CupAccording to a whistleblower who is working with the FBI, Qatar is likely to have its 2022 World Cup bid canceled after all.
Sick Hamas Soccer Poster Features Dead SoldiersGaza cup framed as 'Goldin vs. Shaul' in cynical poster; surfaces weeks after world debate on politics and sport.
Rajoub: FIFA Suspension Still on the TablePalestine Football Association head clarifies he plans to move forward with having Israel suspended from FIFA.
PA Drops Proposal to Ban Israel from FIFAIsrael's future in world soccer will be decided; pro Palestinians storm hall, throw red cards at Israeli delegation; reports of bomb scare.
Muslim Soccer Team Refuses to Play Team With GirlsMuslim high school team in Canada raises gender flap, despite association rules allowing female players at schools without girls teams.
Herzog Speaks Out Against Banning Israel from FIFA"Boycotting Israel would be a red penalty card for FIFA," says opposition chairman who says he supports Netanyahu on this issue.
FIFA Scandal May Delay Vote to Ban IsraelWith FIFA in turmoil, a meeting to discuss the PA's demand that Israel be banned from international soccer may be postponed.
Israel-PA FIFA Talks, Like Peace Talks, Go NowhereArab delegations walk out of meeting attempting to resolve PA BDS attempt against Israeli soccer team.
Israel Asks UEFA Head to Speak Out Against PA BanIsrael Football Association appeals to UEFA president Michel Platini to speak out against the PA's to vote the IFA out of FIFA.
Danon: Boycott the BoycottersScience and Technology Minister Danny Danon says calls to boycott FIFA only hurt the 'Palestinian cause.'
Agreement Reached for Israel-'Palestine' MatchFIFA President Sepp Blatter tells journalists Israeli PM agreed to facilitate friendly match at some point 'in future.'
Bibi Blasts PA's 'Politicization of Football'In meeting with FIFA head Sepp Blatter, PM attacks PA attempts to ban Israel; 'If you politicize it once, you politicize it for everyone.'
Israel Slams 'Cynical' PA Bid to Oust it from FIFAIsrael Football Association chief notes PA push has 'nothing to do with sports' and could set dangerous precedents.
FIFA President Asks Israel to Make ConcessionFIFA president Sepp Blatter says he hopes to head off a vote to suspend Israel, but also urges Israel to make a concession.
Video: Liberman Header Ties Knesset Soccer GameResigning foreign minister led Knesset team in match against members of the Russian Jewish Congress.
Jibril Rajoub Tries to 'Pray' at Jewish SiteWorshippers at the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron chased away an unwanted guest – Jibril Rajoub, a top Palestinian Authority terrorist.
FIFA to Discuss Suspending IsraelFIFA to discuss Palestinian Arab request to suspend Israel from world soccer due to restrictions limiting movement of Palestinian players.
Arab Soccer Team Honors Traitor Ex-MK BisharaNazareth soccer club to hold a special reception honoring Balad founder who spied for Hezbollah, right before it plays in league semifinals.
Israeli Soccer Assoc. Says No to Gay Pride FlagsNotice sent to teams after attorney's petition against Jerusalem club's replacement of corner flags with rainbow 'gay pride' flags.
German Police Apologize for Banning Israeli FlagBerlin's police apologize after a guard ordered "Jewish flags" removed during a soccer game in the German capital.
Call to Try Jerusalem Soccer Team over 'Gay Pride'Attorney Ben-Gvir urges Israeli soccer association to put Hapoel Katamon on trial, after it replaces corner flag with rainbow flag.
Report: Israelis Banned from French Soccer TicketsIsraelis have apparently been banned from buying tickets to see the Paris St. Germain soccer team in action.
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.
FIFA Pres. Rejects PA Bid to Ban 'Racist' IsraelSoccer federation president dismisses says ban would 'harm the whole organization,' ahead of meeting with PA minister Jibril Rajoub.
Dutch Soccer Fans Chant 'Jews Burn the Best'Uproar after FC Utrecht fans chant 'disgusting' anti-Semitic slurs, including 'my mother burned Jews in the SS,' during weekend match.
Watch: Soccer Fans Chant 'Kill the Jews' in ViennaGroup of Bosnian soccer fans, in Vienna for international match, join pro-Palestinian protest which quickly turned anti-Semitic.
Rajoub: Fight 'To the End' to for FIFA EjectionThe Palestinian Authority is determined to get Israel booted out of international soccer organization FIFA, Jibril Rajoub said.