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Antisemitic & Anti-Israel Pro Palestinians Attack Maccabi Haifa Players in Austria

Posted on 23 Jul, 2014, by in Miscellaneous, Soccer

Instead of completing a preseason match between Lille and Maccabi Haifa in Austria, ugly scenes that looked like a fight club ended the contest, as the hatred towards Israel and Jews that has been sweeping Europe in the guise of being Pro Palestinian and caring about what’s going on in Gaza led to thugs invading the pitch and attacking players of the Israeli team. More

NBA Rumors – Milwaukee Bucks, Dallas Mavericks & Toronto Raptors Interested in Gal Mekel

Posted on 24 Jun, 2013, by in NBA

The first Israeli player in the NBA hasn’t been a huge success after his rookie season, but there’s already a high potential for a second player from Israel, Gal Mekel, entering the league, with the Milwaukee Bucks, Dallas Mavericks and Toronto Raptors all showing interest in the 25-year old point guard. 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

Dinamo Zagreb – Still Not the Worst in Champions League History

Posted on 5 Dec, 2012, by in Soccer

While winning championships in Croatia haven’t been a problem for Dinamo Zagreb over the last 7 years, finding success in the Champions League is. They’ve been terrible over the last two years, but not bad enough to find themselves being part of two very humiliating records: The 0 points, 0 goals club and losing 12 consecutive group stage matches. More

Champions League Qualifiers First Leg – Second Night

Posted on 19 Aug, 2009, by in Soccer

After yesterdays five games, highlights by Arsenal beating Celtic in Glasgow and Sporting Lisbon drawing 2-2 with Fiorentina, here’s tonight’s action and goals – Levski Sofia (Bulgaria) hosting Debrecen (Hungary), Lyon hosting Anderlecht, Panathinaikos hosting Atletico Madrid, Red Bull Salzburg (Austria) hosting Maccabi Haifa (Israel) and Ventspils (Latvia) hosting FC Zurich (Switzerland) More