PA urges FIFA to act on 'settlement clubs'Palestinian Football Association urges governing body to act to ban Israelis clubs in Judea and Samaria.
New FIFA chief seeks resolution on 'settlements'New president of FIFA says he would make finding a resolution to the conflict over Israeli soccer teams in Judea and Samaria "a priority".
FIFA fines Italian soccer 27,000 euroFIFA fined Italian soccer federation, after fans flashed Nazi salute at World Cup qualifier.
FIFA urged to stop games on 'stolen land'Human Rights Watch urges governing body of international soccer to quit sponsoring Israeli matches in Judea and Samaria.
Pope Francis to hold 2nd Soccer for Peace matchIsraeli soccer player Eran Zahavi headlines video announcing Pope Francis’ second Soccer for Peace exhibition match.
Italian soccer player suspended for fascist tattooFormer Italian soccer player known for his pro-fascist views suspended as a TV commentator after displaying a tattoo referring to Mussolini.
European MPs ask FIFA to ban 'settlement' clubs66 members of the European Parliament sign letter asking FIFA President to prevent clubs from Judea and Samaria from playing.
Italy condemns soccer fans' fascist saluteItalian football federation condemns group of traveling Italy fans who gave fascist salutes before a game against Israel in Haifa.
Inspired Israel falls short against ItalyHeavy underdogs Israel produce excellent performance in loss to soccer giants Italy, providing hope for long-term future.
Poland: Demonstration features burning JewsSeveral dozen soccer fans in Poland hang banner containing anti-Semitic language at a train station in Lodz.
PLO flags waved at Beitar Jerusalem gameFans wave PLO flags at Beitar Jerusalem-Saint-Étienne match in France, while Israeli fans are prohibited from bringing in Israeli flags.
Israeli teams prepare for crucial European clashesBetar Jerusalem and Maccabi Tel Aviv aim to advance to Europa League group stages as they both play their last qualification game tonight.
Soccer team could be punished over PLO flagsUEFA opens disciplinary proceedings against Celtic after some of its supporters waved PLO flags during a match against Hapoel Be'er Sheva.
Malaysia refuses to host FIFA because of IsraelHamas praises and blesses Malaysia for the decision.
Maccabi Tel Aviv salvages win for Israeli soccerLast year's runner up is sole Israeli team to win in Europe this week, defeating Hajduk Split of Croatia 2-1.
St. Ettiene rule in JerusalemFrench side come into hostile Teddy stadium and defeats Betar 2-1, putting Europa League in jeopardy for Jerusalemites.
Betar Jerusalem prepares to host St. EtienneIn final round of Europa League qualification, embattled Jerusalem soccer club hopes to give their season a huge boost.
PA soccer cup goes aheadPalestinian Cup in soccer to be decided Tuesday. It was postponed when Israel refused to let players in from Gaza due to security concerns.
PA soccer federation complains against IsraelHead of the Palestinian soccer federation complains to FIFA over Israel preventing PA soccer players from entering Judea and Samaria.
Athletes Messi, Pistorius sentenced to jailSoccer star Lionel Messi sentenced to 21 months for tax fraud, former Olympian Pistorius receives six years for murder.
Jewish coach leads Colombia soccer teamColombia's national soccer team finishes third in Copa America Centenario tournament led by its Jewish coach, Jose Pekerman.
Hungarians make Nazi salutes during Euro 2016Hungarian soccer fans clash with French police and stewards, police to investigate for anti-Semitism.
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.