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FIFA will not sanction Israel over 'settlement clubs'

FIFA will not sanction Israel over 'settlement clubs'

FIFA president announces the soccer body will not ban Israeli teams from Judea and Samaria as the PA requested.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/10/2017 21:09
PA asks court to force FIFA to ban 'settlement' clubs

PA asks court to force FIFA to ban 'settlement' clubs

Palestine Football Association asks world's top sports court to force FIFA to rule on the future of Israeli clubs in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 14/06/2017 04:39
PA threatens legal action over 'settlement clubs'

PA threatens legal action over 'settlement clubs'

Head of Palestine Football Association threatens to turn to sports court if FIFA fails to ban Israeli clubs in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 02/11/2016 05:42
Rajoub: FIFA Suspension Still on the Table

Rajoub: FIFA Suspension Still on the Table

Palestine Football Association head clarifies he plans to move forward with having Israel suspended from FIFA.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 31/05/2015 06:06
Rajoub Rules Out Compromise on Israel Bid at FIFA

Rajoub Rules Out Compromise on Israel Bid at FIFA

Head of the Palestine Football Association says he will not accept any compromise on his efforts to have Israel ousted from FIFA.Elad Benari, 26/05/2015 06:40
FIFA President Asks Israel to Make Concession

FIFA President Asks Israel to Make Concession

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he hopes to head off a vote to suspend Israel, but also urges Israel to make a concession.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/05/2015 00:45
Rajoub Vows to Push Ahead with Israel Ban

Rajoub Vows to Push Ahead with Israel Ban

Palestinian Football Association head vows to push ahead with efforts to have Israel suspended from FIFA.Ben Ariel, 11/05/2015 06:16
Iran Outraged After PA Soccer Team Cancels Match

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, 28/12/2014 01:31
PA to UEFA: Bar Israel from Hosting Championship

PA to UEFA: Bar Israel from Hosting Championship

Palestine Football Association asks UEFA to bar Israel from hosting a championship because of the detention of PA players.Elad Benari, 15/06/2012 07:13