January 2015

One of the campaign banners, “Kick Israeli Racism out of FIFA”, was unfurled before the Saturday afternoon game at Queens Park Ranger’s Loftus Road stadium against Manchester United.  It was positioned on the main approach which was a wide road and this resulted in a very high “eye-fall” on the bright red banner.  Over a one and a …

The campaign has written to the FAW about the Euro 2016 competition in which Wales has been drawn to play against Israel in March and September 2015. Last May we asked the FAW to censor the Israeli Football Association (IFA) for its complicity in the repression of Palestinian football.  Since then there has been negligible progress: …

After battling huge odds to reach January’s tournament in Australia, the team and fans believe success on the field will help lead to recognition off it 2014 ended with a sour note for Palestinian national aspirations. On 30 December, a United Nations resolution calling for the end of Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territories and …