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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.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/27/2015, 12:30 PM

Report: Israelis Banned from French Soccer Tickets

Israelis have apparently been banned from buying tickets to see the Paris St. Germain soccer team in action.Moshe Cohen, 4/26/2015, 10:56 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

FIFA Pres. Rejects PA Bid to Ban 'Racist' Israel

Soccer federation president dismisses says ban would 'harm the whole organization,' ahead of meeting with PA minister Jibril Rajoub.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2015, 11:10 AM

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.Ari Yashar, 4/7/2015, 9:02 PM

Watch: Soccer Fans Chant 'Kill the Jews' in Vienna

Group of Bosnian soccer fans, in Vienna for international match, join pro-Palestinian protest which quickly turned anti-Semitic.Cynthia Blank , 4/5/2015, 2:26 PM

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

Soccer Club Condemns 'Unacceptable' Anti-Semitism

Tottenham Hotspurs slams West Ham supporters for singing 'vile and unacceptable' anti-Semitic song; police launch investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2015, 4:03 PM

Black Man Shoved by Racist UK Soccer Fans Responds

Man files police complaint against Chelsea fans who sang 'we're racist' while pushing him off subway train, 3 fans suspended.Ari Yashar, 2/20/2015, 11:38 AM

Racist UK Soccer Fans Push Black Man off Train

Shock in British soccer league after 'abhorrent' fans filmed shoving a black man, preventing him from boarding a subway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2015, 1:29 PM

Egypt: Deadly Clash between Soccer Fans and Police

At least 22 people killed when hardcore fans of a soccer group clash with Egyptian police before a game.Ben Ariel, 2/9/2015, 1:14 AM

UK Soccer Club Owner Punished for Racist Remarks

Wigan Athletic owner Dave Whelan punished for comments in an interview claiming Jews 'love money', calling Chinese 'chinks.'Ari Soffer, 1/1/2015, 3:37 PM

Iran Outraged After PA Soccer Team Cancels Match

Palestinian soccer team cancels a match with Iran, causing rumors that the cancellation was instigated by Gulf countries.Ben Ariel, 12/28/2014, 1:31 AM

Soccer Player Suspended, Fined for Racist Post

Liverpool player Mario Balotelli fined almost $40K, banned from match for posting that he 'jumps like a black man, grabs coins like a Jew.'Tova Dvorin, 12/19/2014, 12:33 PM

Jew Arrested Asking to Stop Temple Mount Soccer

Joint HQ of Temple Organizations livid as police breach High Court ruling by allowing Muslim desecration of holiest site in Judaism.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/2/2014, 5:55 PM

Soccer Player Under Fire for Anti-Semitic Post

Post with caption 'jumps like a black man and grabs coins like a Jew' sparks uproar, latest in UK football anti-Semitic string.Tova Dvorin, 12/2/2014, 3:14 PM

Shocking Details of Car Attack on Female Officer

Young cop run over in Bat Yam trying to arrest employee of pro soccer team who was committing sex crimes in a jeep.Ari Yashar, 11/28/2014, 12:04 PM

Soccer Club Head Apologizes for Anti-Semitism

Wigan FC head makes series of anti-Semitic statements - while attempting to downplay the team's manager's racist comments.Tova Dvorin, 11/21/2014, 11:00 AM

Ghana to Sign Israeli Soccer Coach Avram Grant

Ghana's likely to sign Israeli veteran Avram Grant as new national coach - but he might be barred from competing in Arab states.Ari Soffer, 11/17/2014, 11:18 AM

Israel Takes the Top in Euro Qualifying Group

Ecstatic Netanyahu celebrates with players after they defeat Bosnia 3-0, remaining undefeated and raising hopes for 2016 Euro Championship.Ari Yashar, 11/17/2014, 9:09 AM

Soccer Games Won't be Suspended

The Israeli Premier League says games will continue as scheduled, calls on the police and the courts to enforce security at games.Neri Weiss, 11/5/2014, 2:13 AM

Bnei Sakhnin Fined 15,000 NIS over Bishara Honor

Israel Football Association announces punishment it plans to mete out to the Bnei Sakhin for honoring traitor ex-MK.Yaakov Levi, 10/22/2014, 9:40 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

Arab Soccer Team Honors Traitor Ex-MK

Foreign Minister Liberman and Sport Minister Livnat condemn Bnei Sakhnin soccer club for honoring former MK Azmi Bishara.Ben Ariel, 10/19/2014, 5:02 AM

UK Soccer Player Tweets 'Hitler Mustache' Selfie

Ill intentions, or poor taste? Second sport player's anti-Semitic selfie within hours makes headlines.Tova Dvorin, 10/10/2014, 11:04 AM

Watch: Moroccan Soccer Fans Chant Pro-ISIS Slogans

Fans miss the irony of supporting 'jihad' and the brutal 'Islamic State' group which opposes 'western' sports - like soccer.Ari Soffer, 9/30/2014, 3:34 PM

UK Soccer Club Pulls Rosh Hashanah Tweet

Liverpool FC deletes tweet wishing Jewish fans a happy new year after a hail of anti-Semitic abuse.Ari Soffer, 9/28/2014, 11:22 AM

PA Calls Goodwill Soccer Game 'Crime on Humanity'

Peres's 'peace' game for Israeli and Arab kids was 'immoral crime' by 'sick souls' says PA, calling to 'settle accounts' with organizers.Ari Yashar, 9/9/2014, 9:03 PM

Israel Soccer League Delays Season Due to Rockets

Start of season postponed as Gaza terrorists continue to rain rockets on Israeli civilian centers; Hamas claims 'victory.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2014, 10:36 PM

Police Investigating Irish Soccer Player's Tweet

Police in Ireland confirm they are investigating Tommy McGuigan's call for his followers to punch Jews. McGuigan has apologized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2014, 5:46 AM

Egyptian: No 'Peace Game' With Israeli Soccer Star

Reports say Egyptian player refused Pope's celebrity game over presence of Benayoun, who defends Israel from 'stupid' players.Neri Weiss, Ari Yashar, 8/18/2014, 3:14 PM

Soccer Star Urges Fans to 'Punch Jews in the Nose'

Irish soccer player Tommy McGuigan under fire for tweeting incitement to violence against Jews.Tova Dvorin, 8/13/2014, 9:47 AM

Skinheads Attack Israeli Soccer Team in Poland

Two days after the Maccabi Haifa soccer team was attacked in Austria, another Israeli soccer team is attacked.Sarah Leah Lawent, 7/26/2014, 11:06 PM

ISIS Calls on World Cup Star Messi to 'Join Jihad'

Sunni Islamists in Iraq praise Argentina's Lionel Messi for beating Iran in dramatic World Cup goal, invite to 'join the jihadist call.'Ari Yashar, 6/25/2014, 11:20 AM

Nike's World Cup Video Slammed as Anti-Semitic

World Zionist Federation demands explanations over cartoon in which the symbol of evil looks like a Star of David.Gil Ronen, 6/11/2014, 11:17 AM

Jerusalem Studio Video Explains World Cup Fever

The World Cup is upon us, starting Thursday. Rogatka's short animated video explains all you need to know.Ari Yashar, 6/11/2014, 8:39 AM

Shrinking Socks Irk Iranian Soccer Players

Members of Iran's World Cup team complain that they have been supplied with faulty equipment.Elad Benari, 5/14/2014, 6:14 AM

Who's 'Desecrating' Holocaust Memorial Day?

Hareidi pundits angry at focus on yeshiva students' barbecue next to Holocaust memorial - soccer match next to them went unreported.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 4/28/2014, 2:16 PM

Year's Biggest Soccer Game on Holocaust Day Eve

To the chagrin of many Israelis, a major soccer game is to be held on the eve of Holocaust Memorial Day.Yaakov Levi , 4/13/2014, 3:39 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

FIFA Allows Religious Head Coverings

Jewish players will be allowed to wear kippahs at world soccer games, after FIFA lifts a ban on head covers for religious purposes.Elad Benari, 3/2/2014, 4:10 AM

French Soccer Player Banned, Fined for ‘Quenelle’

A soccer player who celebrated with a ‘reverse Nazi salute’ has been banned from five games and fined 80,000 pounds.Maayana Miskin, 2/27/2014, 9:47 PM

Nationalist Leaders In Arab Soccer Showdown

Ben-Ari, Marzel and Ben-Gvir arrive at Beitar Jerusalem game against Arab team that has insulted nationalist fans of the capital's club.Ari Yashar, 2/11/2014, 4:35 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

Chilean Soccer Team's 'Palestine' Jersey Nixed

Chilean football federation bans team of 'Palestinian' immigrants from using a new shirt that has the number one shaped as 'Palestine.'Gil Ronen, 1/21/2014, 3:24 PM

FA to Charge Nicolas Anelka over Nazi Salute

The UK's soccer organization charges Nicolas Anelka over his use of the 'quenelle,' breaking what many say is an overly long silence.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2014, 2:13 PM

Poland: 'Jews to Gas Chambers' Not Racist

Municipal prosecutor rules anti-Semitic chants by Polish League soccer fans were not a racist criminal offense.Ari Yashar, 1/16/2014, 4:49 PM

ADL Urges FIFA Action Over Chilean Team's Jersey

ADL urges FIFA to hold the Chilean El Palestino Club soccer team accountable for its shirt which presents Israel as "Palestinian territory".Elad Benari, 1/10/2014, 3:42 AM

Brit Soccer Player Sorry for Suicide Bomb Costume

Chris Smalling hosted a fancy dress party to celebrate Christmas, and wore an outfit that caused offense.Arutz Sheva staff, 1/9/2014, 7:53 PM

Chile: Palestinian Soccer Jersey Angers Jews

Palestino soccer club in Chile's new shirt presents Israel as "Palestinian territory". Local Jews outraged.Elad Benari, 1/8/2014, 4:13 AM

Soccer Team Leaves Star Israeli Player Behind

Star Israeli-national soccer player Dan Mori banned from Abu Dhabi due to nationality. Dutch politician slams 'cowardly' decision.Tova Dvorin, 1/6/2014, 5:14 PM

Kippah-Wearing Soccer Player Honored by Shas

“Even players from the rival Arab team got on the field with kippot as a sign of identification," player tells politician.Gil Ronen, 1/5/2014, 6:05 PM

Soccer Kippah Ban Lifted; Kippah Wearer Scores

After Soccer Federation took back its ban on kippot, kippah-wearing Yair Cohen Tzedek scored huge goal.Gil Ronen, 1/4/2014, 9:07 PM

IFA Forbids Kippah Wearing on Soccer Field

Israel Football Association Referees' Union forbids religious players from wearing kippot during matches for 'reasons of unity.'Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva News, 1/3/2014, 1:13 AM

Anelka: I'm Not an Anti-Semite

Soccer player who gave "reverse Nazi salute" denies that he is anti-Semitic, claims his gesture was "anti-establishment".Elad Benari, 12/30/2013, 4:44 AM

MK: Punish Anti-Semitic Soccer Player

MK Shimon Ohayon demands that the Premier League try and punish West Bromwich's Nicolas Anelka for 'Nazi salute'.Gil Ronen, 12/29/2013, 5:01 PM