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.
Year's Biggest Soccer Game - on Holocaust Memorial Day EveTo the chagrin of many Israelis, a major soccer game is to be held on the eve of Holocaust Memorial Day.
Charges Dropped Against British Fans Who Shouted 'Yid'Charges dropped against three soccer fans who were facing prosecution for using the word "Yid" during soccer matches.
FIFA Allows Religious Head Coverings at World MatchesJewish players will be allowed to wear kippahs at world soccer games, after FIFA lifts a ban on head covers for religious purposes.
French Soccer Player Banned, Fined for ‘Quenelle’ SaluteA soccer player who celebrated with a ‘reverse Nazi salute’ has been banned from five games and fined 80,000 pounds.
Nationalist Leaders In Soccer Showdown With Arab TeamBen-Ari, Marzel and Ben-Gvir arrive at Beitar Jerusalem game against Arab team that has insulted nationalist fans of the capital's club.
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.
Chilean Soccer Team's 'Palestine' Jersey NixedChilean football federation bans team of 'Palestinian' immigrants from using a new shirt that has the number one shaped as 'Palestine.'
French Soccer Player to Face UK Charges over Nazi SaluteThe UK's soccer organization charges Nicolas Anelka over his use of the 'quenelle,' breaking what many say is an overly long silence.
Poland: 'Jews to Gas Chambers' Not RacistMunicipal prosecutor rules anti-Semitic chants by Polish League soccer fans were not a racist criminal offense.
ADL Urges FIFA Action Over Chilean Team's JerseyADL urges FIFA to hold the Chilean El Palestino Club soccer team accountable for its shirt which presents Israel as "Palestinian territory".
British Soccer Player Sorry for Suicide Bomb CostumeChris Smalling hosted a fancy dress party to celebrate Christmas, and wore an outfit that caused offense.
Chile: Palestinian Soccer Club's Jersey Angers JewsPalestino soccer club in Chile's new shirt presents Israel as "Palestinian territory". Local Jews outraged.
Dutch Soccer Team Leaves Star Israeli Player BehindStar Israeli-national soccer player Dan Mori banned from Abu Dhabi due to nationality. Dutch politician slams 'cowardly' decision.
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.
Soccer Kippah Ban Lifted; Kippah Wearer Scores GoalAfter Soccer Federation took back its ban on kippot, kippah-wearing Yair Cohen Tzedek scored huge goal.
IFA Forbids Kippah Wearing on Soccer FieldIsrael Football Association Referees' Union forbids religious players from wearing kippot during matches for 'reasons of unity.'
French Soccer Player Anelka: I'm Not an Anti-SemiteSoccer player who gave "reverse Nazi salute" denies that he is anti-Semitic, claims his gesture was "anti-establishment".
MK: Punish Anti-Semitic Soccer PlayerMK Shimon Ohayon demands that the Premier League try and punish West Bromwich's Nicolas Anelka for 'Nazi salute'.
Outrage After French Soccer Player Gives Nazi-Style SaluteNicolas Anelka, friend of anti-Semitic comedian Dieudonne M'Bala M'Bala, makes Nazi-style gesture during soccer game; media shocked.
Terror Meets Soccer As PA Indoctrination SucceedsTwo recent soccer tournaments include only teams named after terrorists, four of them responsible for the most lethal attacks.
Qatar: Soccer Legend's 'Idolatrous' Headbutt Statue RemovedHost of the 2022 World Cup has statue of soccer star's infamous yet iconic headbutting incident removed to comply with Islamic law.
Police Promise: No More Soccer Games on Temple MountAt long last, said Public Security Minister Yitzchak Ahronovich, police will enforce the law banning soccer games on Judaism's holiest site.
Israeli Soccer Team Praised for the Decency Ukrainians LackedA stormy soccer match between Israel and Ukraine causes a stir. Reporters noted: "The human reflex was to do what the Israeli players did."
Israel Caves to Pressure, Allows Arab Soccer Players to Enter PAIsrael has reportedly bowed to pressure from UEFA to allow Arab youth football teams into areas controlled by the Palestinian Authority.
Beitar Soccer Club Nixing Sabbath GamesJerusalem's top team will play all of its games on Saturday nights or on weekdays.
Spanish Team Tries 'Football Diplomacy' to Bring Sides TogetherIf the shuttle diplomacy being conducted by the U.S. and EU to get Israel and the PA to talk doesn't work, there's always football diplomacy
New Chief Rabbi in Racism ScandalJust days into his new job, Ethiopian-Israeli MK accuses Rabbi David Lau of racism, over comments made about African footballers.
Netanyahu Meets with Israeli Youth Soccer TeamPM Netanyahu met in with Israel's national under-21 soccer team, ahead of the UEFA Under-21 Championship.
FC Barcelona to Visit Israel and Palestinian AuthorityBarcelona team members to hold sporting workshops for Israeli and PA Arab children in August.
Racial Slurs Against Israeli Soccer Player 'Cross Limit'England’s Chelsea soccer club launched an investigation into claims that Israeli player Yossi Benayoun was the target of anti-Semitic slurs.
PA Official Says it's 'Too Soon' for Soccer Match with IsraelThe head of the PA's soccer federation says it is "too soon" for a match against Israel, as proposed by Barcelona.
FIFA's Double-Standard Against IsraelTwo incidents of racism, one by a small group of fans and one an official position - and who gets the negative publicity, do you think? and why?
Israeli Soccer Player Ousted From Training Session in DubaiAn Israeli soccer player was forced to miss his team’s visit to Dubai as a result of ongoing political tensions between Israel and the UAE.
Cops Charge Pair With 'Racist Speech' at Soccer GamePolice moved swiftly Monday to indict two Jerusalem residents on charges of racism over catcalls they made Sunday night at a soccer game
Jerusalem: 15 Arrested in Tense Jewish-Arab Soccer GameMatch takes place days after fire at Beitar Jerusalem's clubhouse, apparently set by angry fans after team acquires two Muslim players.
Arab Fans Insult Jews, Israel as Soccer Game Ends 'Peacefully'A controversial soccer game between a Jerusalem team and a team from Um el-Fahm ended Tuesday night without incident
Israeli Soccer Player Targeted by Anti-Semitic Facebook AttacksIsraeli soccer player Tal Ben Haim of the Queens Park Rangers was targeted by a wave of anti-Semitic abuse on the club’s Facebook page.
FIFA to Rebuild Stadium Used for Rocket FireFootball’s world governing body will pay to rebuild a Gaza stadium damaged when it was used firing rockets on Israel.
London Fans Spark Outrage Over 'Free Palestine' ChantsSoccer match marred by anti-Semitic chantings, with fans shouting “Juden Tottenham,” and unrolling huge banner reading “Free Palestine”.
Gazans Hold Mock Soccer Game to Protest Shalit GiftIn an act of protest against Gilad Shalit’s invitation to attend a Barcelona-Real Madrid derby, Gazans hold a ���protest game”.
PA Soccer Player Won't Attend Barcelona Derby Next to ShalitPA soccer player Mahmoud Sarsak says he would attend next month's Barcelona-Real Madrid derby, but not with Gilad Shalit.
Hamas Anger at Gift for SchalitHamas rages over a free ticket to a soccer match given to Gilad Schalit.
Israeli Soccer Player Abused Via TwitterA man has been charged with sending an abusive Twitter message to Israeli football player Tal Ben Haim.
‘Friendly Soccer Game’ Becomes Anti-Semitic FestA “friendly” World Cup warm-up soccer game between Hungary and Israel turned into a hate-fest of anti-Semitic slogans and slurs on Israel.
British PM Backs 'Jerusalem' as English National AnthemEngland launched a campaign to adopt a separate anthem for its team during 2014 World Cup; David Cameron backs 'Jerusalem.'
Swastika Flag Waved During Televised Euro Match Prompts ArrestsPolice arrested a man who waved a Nazi Swastika flag as he watched the Euro 2012 soccer game between Spain and Italy from TV screen in Rome.
Israel to Host Under-21 Euro 2013 ChampionshipUEFA has confirmed that Israel will host the 2013 European Under-21 soccer Championship, despite mounting pressure.
PM Tears Ligament at Children's Soccer GameThe prime minister scored a goal, but pulled a tendon in the process – fouling out a Likud Knesset faction meeting as a result.
BBC Accused of 'Sensationalism' Over Racism ClaimsDirector of the JCC in Krakow accused the BBC of manipulating his comments in order to bolster a “sensationalist” report on anti-Semitism.
Soccer Fans Urged to Boycott Anti-Semitic Restaurants in UkraineSoccer fans visiting the Ukrainian for the Euro 2012 Championships are being urged to boycott two restaurants with anti-Semitic themes.
German Soccer Team's Visit to Auschwitz Sparks ControversyProminent German Jewish leader criticizes a visit by members of the German national soccer team to the Auschwitz death camp.
'Jew,' the New Taunt of the Euro 2012 ChampionshipsFans are being warned against traveling to the Ukraine for the Euro 2012 Championship for fears that they risk being attacked by Nazi mobs.
German Soccer Delegation to Visit AuschwitzGerman soccer players and officials will visit Auschwitz-Birkenau, after an exhibition game against Israel before the European Championship.
Kiryat Shmona Emerges Victorious in Soccer LeagueHapoel Ironi Kiryat Shmona won the Israeli soccer championship on Monday for the first time in the small northern city’s history.
Beitar Gets New OwnersTwo American businessmen have purchased the troubled Beitar Jerusalem soccer team.
Peres Meets Madrid Soccer StarsPresident Shimon Peres meets with the members of the Real Madrid soccer team. Peres: You are the best peace ambassadors there are.