The Israel Football Association is set to cancel its tender for the sale of television broadcast rights to Israeli league and cup soccer games in the wake of low offers received from Channel 1 and Channel 10.
Next season's Premier League will commence on August 27, with Betar Jerusalem set to host Maccabi Tel Aviv in the big game of the first round of action.
Dror Kashtan yesterday signed a two-year deal with Hapoel Tel Aviv, the club he left only a year ago
The IFA's concerns were compounded last week after Channel 2 franchisees Reshet and Keshet failed to acquire the tender booklet.
Dror Kashtan's return to Hapoel Tel Aviv is all but sealed. Following Israel assistant coach Moshe Sinai's official announcement yesterday that he would not take the job.
Coach Dror Kashtan quit Hapoel Petah Tikva yesterday and looks set for a return to Hapoel Tel Aviv after a season away from the club after Israel assistant coach Moshe Sinai decided he would not take the job and would stay on as Avraham Grant's assistant on the national team.
Israel assistant coach Moshe Sinai is set to ask the Israel Football Association to release him from his contract so he can coach Hapoel Tel Aviv next season, sources close to the club said yesterday.
Baruch Dego will leave Maccabi Tel Aviv this summer, the player's adopted father and agent David Tshuva said yesterday.
Hapoel Tel Aviv appears to be on the verge of civil war, with a power struggle brewing between most board of directors members and chairman of the board MK Haim Ramon.
If the club is forced to play in the second division next season, it will have to change beyond recognition.