Israel to Meet Honduras in Soccer Match at NY’s Citi Field

This will be the Israel national team's first New York appearance in decades.

 Israel's national soccer team will be making its first New York appearance in decades for a match against Honduras at Citi Field.

The June 2 match - the same day as the city's annual Celebrate Israel parade - was announced Tuesday by the New York Mets, who play at the Queens ballpark.

According to a statement from the Mets, it will be Israel's first New York appearance in 35 years.