soccer

Israel Sports Schedule August 31-September 6!

August 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Below is a list of the sports taking place in Israel between August 31-September 6. For most games but not all, tickets can be bought through the Leaan Website. Please note that some games are on Shabbat. If you haven specific questions please email me sportsrabbi9@gmail.com Thursday Aug 31 15:45 [Read More]

Oshrat Eini – Israeli Star

March 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

In honor of International Women’s Day it’s time to look back at one of the features from last summer when The Sports Rabbi had a chance to sit down with Oshrat Eini! As I enter a brightly lit “Cafe Café” in Herzeliya, I find my mid afternoon guest, Oshrat Eini sitting by herself. I [Read More]

Round 24 Israel Football League Ligat Ha’Al

February 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

Maccabi Tel Aviv 1-0 Ramat HaSharon Eliran Atar did it again! Atar scored yet another goal and propelled Maccabi Tel Aviv to another victory and what looks to be a stranglehold on the Israel Football League this season. Maccabi’s record moves to 17 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses and places them 8 [Read More]

Article: Penalty Hits & Misses

December 20, 2011 // 0 Comments

This past weekend of Israeli soccer saw many hits and misses in more ways than one! The main miss of the week goes to Beitar Jerusalem. They not only missed a chance to earn 3 points over a relegation rival Beer Sheva at home in Teddy Stadium in a 1-0 loss, Amit Ben Shushan missed a crucial penalty [Read More]

Supporters of three cities

December 13, 2011 // 0 Comments

Tel Aviv, Jerusalem & Haifa all boast rabid supporters and love their clubs and their football, however, we have seen some unsettling activity over the past weekend. Maccabi Tel Aviv played Maccabi Netanya at Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem. Hold on, Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem?!?1?! Yes, Teddy [Read More]

Upheaval across the board in the Israeli Soccer League

December 6, 2011 // 0 Comments

Over the past few days we have seen the Israeli Soccer League turned on its heads, and yes literally. If one was looking for drama on and off the pitch one need not look further than our own domestic league! Let’s begin with last night. Hapoel Tel Aviv has put a stamp on the league by saying, we [Read More]

Beitar fans key to the team’s success

November 8, 2011 // 0 Comments

Beitar Jerusalem visited Maccabi Tel Aviv last night at the National Stadium in Ramat Gan which has acted as their “home” grounds since Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem has been going through renovations. Maccabi was playing away from their home stadium of Bloomfield because of the change over of the [Read More]