The soccer pitch in Ariel, where Ironi Ariel hosted Bnei Taibeh, both mixed teams with Arab and Jewish players.

In This Soccer League, Jews and Arabs Keep Politics Off the Field

'No entry to racism' and 'Violence? Not on our field,' read the bilingual locker room signs where Arab and Jewish teams meet in the West Bank.

The Trans-Samaria Highway threatens to never come to an end. The ups and downs remind me more of the sharp curves on the way to an attractive resort in the Alps than a drive into the heart of the West Bank.

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