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Tel-Aviv Derby Abandoned After Fan Attacks Player; Somehow Footballer Gets Sent Off

Posted on 3 Nov, 2014, by in Soccer

Stupid referees ruin good football matches. Roi Reinshreiber made an appalling decision in the derby match between Hapoel and Maccabi Tel-Aviv in the Israeli Premier League, sending Eran Zahavi off with a red card for defending himself against a fan that stormed the pitch and attacked him. The match was later abandoned. More

Jürgen Colin Kicks Yero Bello in The Face

Posted on 10 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

You sometimes wonder five or six referees miss even the most obvious of incidents. One of the more blatant mistakes we’ve seen recently comes from the Israeli Premier League, as Dutch defender Jurgen Colin of Hapoel Tel Aviv kicked Yero Bello of FC Ashdod right in the face and got away without even getting warned. More

Footballer Gets Stuck Under Electronic Billboard

Posted on 25 Feb, 2013, by in Miscellaneous

Israeli football club Beitar Jerusalem usually makes the global news for reasons outside the sport – racist fans, refusing to accept the arrival of Muslim players to the club. In their recent match against Maccabi Haifa, it was a comedic incident, involving Avi Rikan, getting his boot stuck under an Electronic billboard, that caught the attention of many. More

Wiyam Amasha Scores a Rabona Goal After the Miss of the Season

Posted on 12 Jan, 2013, by in Soccer

Idan Vered of Maccabi Haifa produced one of the misses of the season, but Wiyam Amasha followed through in the rebound, scoring a rare Rabona goal to make up for his teammate’s mistake. More