Tag Archives: football

  • Fighting Racism On and Off the Field

    6 May 2021

    NIF’s Kick It Out campaign releases new content to fight the spread of racism in Israeli soccer.

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  • Victory For Trans Representation

    6 May 2021

    Israel’s first transgender soccer referee paves the way for greater representation in her field.

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  • Jewish and Arab Fans Join Together to Kick Racism Out of Soccer

    3 October 2013

    Dozens of Arab and Jewish fans met before the opening match of Israel’s new soccer season to prepare anti-racism banners. The fans of Hapoel Tel Aviv and from the Arab city of Sakhnin also discussed the need for shared society and tolerance. The fans’ banners were prevalent in the stands as the players came onto the field wearing “Football for All” shirts in Arabic, Hebrew, and English. The players then kicked “Respect” balls, donated by the Union of European Football Associations, into the crowd.

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