The Eritrean Soccer Star on the Streets of Tel Aviv

Awet Mehari made the national team in his homeland before being drafted, abused and fleeing to Israel in 2009. But his sporting dream soon became a nightmare

comments Print
Awet Mehari has no soccer field to play on, no uniform of the team he played for in Eritrea. He doesn’t even have a soccer ball. What he does have is the official uniform of Star of Asmara – one of the Tel...