How my father, a Holocaust survivor, found beauty in a soccer match
Games canceled as Israel considers whether teams can play on Shabbat.
Fans of Beitar Jerusalem wreaked havoc last night in Belgium, where the opposing fans flashed sieg heils in victory.
Telemundo announcer Andrés Cantor sung his tekiah gedolah five times during the U.S. women’s World Cup victory
‘It is time to raise to red card to racism. In Palestine and everywhere.’
The once glorious club is in disarray and middling in the second-tier tables, with its last Champions League semifinal years behind
Mario Balotelli faces one-game ban and fine over Super Mario post
The soccer star’s Instagram post was a dumb joke, not an anti-Semitic rant
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
A family takes cover in the stairwell as rockets from Gaza are intercepted
Israel is no different than any other sports-obsessed country
A close-knit gang of Beitar Jerusalem fans known as ‘La Familia’ ignites the Middle East
Max, a red-ruffed lemur, has gotten 7 of his 12 guesses correct so far
Some see troubling signs in the company’s new World Cup video
Ravaged by allegations of widespread corruption, FIFA—world soccer’s controlling body—focuses on Israel
The furor over the ‘quenelle’ salute mirrors the refusal of Olympic officials to commemorate murdered Israeli athletes
In the run-up to next year’s World Cup, the Argentine-born announcer is perfecting his signature call: GGGGOOOOAAAALLLL!
For decades, Tottenham Spurs fans have used the slur as a badge of pride. Now the Football Association wants them to stop.
But the team’s racist episodes are the exception in a league full of Jews and Arabs competing peacefully, says a former player
The two countries played a friendly game at Citi Field
My beloved Beitar Jerusalem has some racist fans. Instead of abandoning the team, we should take it back.
Author Simon Kuper uses soccer to show how, as Dutch Jews were killed, life went on for everyone else
The Euro 2012 tournament displays a continent integrated and diverse—despite the other euro’s woes
2022 World Cup Finals will feature 12 outdoor stadiums with AC
Look Mother’s Day, no hands!
Even in a raucous sports culture, Betar Jerusalem fans stand out for their racist views and hooliganism
Plus secret pre-peace talks, and more in the news
Plus Annan would leave Assad, the Big Baby and his knishes, and more
Plus intel is that Iran hasn’t yet decided on bomb, and more in the news
Plus meh, and meh