Court Bans 50 Beitar Jerusalem Fans From Tense Cup Game Against Arab Team

Club asked the court to keep the fans out, noting past racist incidents; hundreds of police officers deployed around stadium in order to keep the peace.

In an unprecedented move, the Jerusalem Magistrate's Court on Tuesday banned 50 Beitar Jerusalem fans from attending the team's State Cup game against Maccabi Umm el-Fahm at the capital's Teddy Stadium on Tuesday evening.