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Family creates footy history

FOR the first time in AJAX Football Club’s history, three members of one Jewish family – spanning three generations – can say they have played senior footy for the Jackas.

French authorities allow Israeli soccer fans to wave their flag in Strasbourg

Following protests, authorities in eastern France rescinded a ban they had issued forbidding soccer fans from Israel from flying their country’s flag in the streets of Strasbourg.

France: Don’t fly Israeli flag outside stadium

FRENCH authorities have told Israelis not to fly their country's flag in the streets of Strasbourg due to concerns about security and public order.

Kicking goals at 2019 Kanga Cup

THREE Maccabi-Hakoah FC boys' teams from Sydney and two Maccabi Caulfield FC boys' sides from Melbourne made their mark in the 2019 National Kanga Cup, held in Canberra from July 7-12.

Swibel shares in Sydney FC’s glory

"PURE elation" was how Sydney FC's A-League and National Youth League football manager Michael Swibel described the moment he and head coach Steve Corica embraced on the pitch following the Sky Blues' 4-1 penalty shootout A-League grand final win against favourites Perth Glory.

Senior women run riot on state cup debut

Maccabi FC Caulfield – Women's have reached the last 32 of the Nike FC Cup in their inaugural campaign after thrashing Moreland Eagles FC 10-1 in the second round of the women's state knockout cup last Sunday night.

Swibel joins Sydney FC’s Champions League squad

Talented striker Jordi Swibel, who turns 20 in April, has made Sydney FC's 29-man squad for the Sky Blues' 2019 AFC Asian Champions League campaign.

Blumberg’s continental shift

Ryan Blumberg's dream of developing into an elite-level football player is continuing to come true - the only change is the continent he is pursuing it on.

Rivlin urges Prince to be ambassador for peace

Israel's president Reuven Rivlin went off-script in his meeting with Prince William, and tasked him with conveying a message of peace from Israel to the Palestinians.

Smorgon joins his heroes in hall of fame

David Smorgon, one of the Footscray–Western Bulldogs’ favourite sons, was inducted into the club’s hall of fame at last week’s season launch. The Bulldogs’ longest- serving president, is only the