And that's after the Gulf emirate's successful bid for the games was mired in allegations of bribery
It might be hard to support a team that is in part the Assad propaganda machine. But it’s also hard not to root for a team that is playing so hard.
The city of Gijon passed an extreme anti-Israel resolution declaring itself 'a space free of Israeli apartheid.'
A massive security detail is being planned for a November 13 game in Alexandria between Egypt and Ghana, whose national team is coached by Israeli Avram Grant.
Palestinians have said that if the matter isn't brought up for discussion they would petition the Court of Arbitration for Sport, making a FIFA-brokered solution impossible.
Some people can't leave the losses of the first two days in Rio alone, but now it’s two medals and counting.
Israeli champion to find out play-off opponent Friday, following Wednesday’s surprise 1-0 win over Greek champion Olympiacos.
Christian Zimmermann, 55, stands out among the other members of the Palestinian Olympic team. Though it is unclear how he gained a Palestinian citizenship, his curious story seems to be a mix of both ideology and opportunism.
Abraham Klein aims to sell his soccer memorabilia to a museum, but even more valuable are the memories of the man who officiated when Brazil battled for glory.
In an exclusive interview with Haaretz, Zico explains what changes he would implement as FIFA president, and his love for Israel.