Israel Soccer Official Fired for Saying He 'Wouldn’t Accept a Muslim Player on the Team'

Beitar Jerusalem has never had an Arab player, and in the one season it hired a pair of Chechen Muslim players, hardcore fans reacted with violence

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Beitar Jerusalem soccer fans watching a match against Arab team Maccabi Umm al-Fahm at the Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem, 2013.
Beitar Jerusalem soccer fans watching a match against Arab team Maccabi Umm al-Fahm at the Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem, 2013. Credit: Bernat Armangue/AP
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