haha!! ahhh those arabs. The arab people dont even know football, so im sure the arab press were unaware that john has played in Israel for the past three seasons, instead they automatically think its a political stunt. Not everything is about POLITICS boys, this is the world cup! and for the record - Saudi Arabia, Iran and Tunisia have been knocked out of the first round of the world cup, AGAIN! Maybe if they whinged less they would play better football! kol ha'kavod john penstil!
Palestinian youths throw stones at security forces in Shoafat, E. Jerusalem; none injured (Haaretz)