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Maccabi Tel Aviv – Playing with the Big Boys Now!

September 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv has decided that they are going to compete with the big boys, and I’m not referring to those clubs that are in Israel. After advancing to the group stages of the illustrious and lucrative UEFA Champions League, the Yellow-and-Blue opened up the purse strings and went out to [Read More]

The Pulpit – Maccabi has done it!

August 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

YES! Maccabi has done it! Against all odds and much criticism, they’ve advanced to the Champions League playoffs and will face European arch-nemesis Basel in just a week. With hard work, lots of effort and playing as a team, the Yellow-and-Blue were able to pull off the upset victory away [Read More]

Roy’s Rant – A Recipe for Disaster

July 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

On Tuesday night Maccabi Tel Aviv showed that they are just not ready for the big time, the Champions League groups stages. The yellow and blue side was outsmarted by a crafty, intelligent and professional side in Viktoria Plzen who knew exactly how to take advantage of Maccabi’s mistakes and [Read More]

Champions League Aspirations?

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv are less than three weeks away from opening their 2015-16 season with the second round Champions League qualifying match in Malta against FC Hibernians. A win in the two legged tie will be a small step towards reaching the coveted Champions League group stage, but is Maccabi [Read More]

Cheeky Backheel Show June 24, 2015

June 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

Right click here to download The Cheeky Backheel Podcast from June 24, 2015 Roy Jankelowitz, reporter for Israel Sport and the man behind the fantastic Facebook Page HaShishit B’Europa along with Raphael Gellar of the BBC joined me The Sports Rabbi Josh Halickman on the Cheeky Backheel [Read More]