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Hapoel Be’er Sheva & Maccabi Tel Aviv Are the Biggest Story in the Europa League

Posted on 15 Sep, 2016, by in Soccer

For the first night of Europa League football this season, Israeli clubs Maccabi Tel Aviv and Hapoel Be’er Sheva, one for the right reason and for the completely wrong one, were the biggest story, eclipsing everything else that happened. More

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

Cleveland Cavaliers – LeBron James & Big Three Get an Easy First “Real” Game

Posted on 6 Oct, 2014, by in NBA

The Cleveland Cavaliers have already made their second LeBron James era debut in front of the home fans, but against another team? Their 107-80 win over Maccabi Tel-Aviv, the former team of head coach David Blatt, proved to be another smooth milestone on the way to hopefully contending and maybe even winning the NBA title. More

Mohamed Salah Forgot He Was Playing a Club, Not Israel

Posted on 8 Aug, 2013, by in Soccer

The Arab world seemed to think that Mohamed Salah scoring against Maccabi Tel-Aviv meant that all of their hatred and hopes that are filled with bad intentions towards the Jewish nation of Israel can be fulfilled, but alas, it’s only a game, and against an Israeli club, not an Israeli team. More

Mohamed Salah of FC Basel is a Disgrace to Football

Posted on 5 Aug, 2013, by in Soccer

Mixing sports and politics always leads to bad results, and Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah is no exception. After refusing to shake hands with Maccabi Tel-Aviv players during the first leg of the Champions League qualifiers between the Israeli club and FC Basel, he has been forced by his team to play in the second leg, leading to more unintelligent remarks from the player. More

Yoav Ziv Kicks Shoe on Linesman in Stoke Europa League Win

Posted on 20 Oct, 2011, by in Soccer

Stoke City did beat Israeli club Maccabi Tel Aviv 3-0 in Europa League action with goals from Kenwyne Jones, Cameron Jerome and Ryan Shotton, but the most memorable moment of the match came from Maccabi Tel Aviv defender Yoav Ziv. More