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Celtic hit with 10,000 Euro fine over supporters’ display of Palestinian flags

By JC Reporter, September 30, 2016

Celtic football club has been fined 10,000 Euros (£8,600) by European football’s governing body Uefa after fans flew Palestinian flags before and during the Glasgow side’s match against Hapoel Be’er Sheva last month.

Uefa had warned prior to the Champions League qualifier that the club could face sanctions if flags were displayed by protesters inside Celtic Park.

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WATCH: Temple Fortune vs RCUK FC (highlights)

September 26, 2016

Two goals in the last 15 minutes helped RCUK FC maintain their unbeaten start against Temple Fortune in MGBSFL Division Two.

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Israeli teams find out their Europa League fate

By Josh Jackman, August 26, 2016

Israeli champions Hapoel Be'er Sheva have been drawn with Southampton and Italian giants Inter Milan in their Europa League group.

Hapoel dropped into Europe’s secondary club competition after narrowly failing to qualify for the Champions League group stage, losing to Scottish champions Celtic 5-4 over two legs.

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Celtic charged by Uefa after Palestinian flags flown inside stadium

By Daniel Sugarman, August 19, 2016

Celtic football club have been charged by Uefa after fans flew Palestinian flags before and during the Glasgow side’s match against Hapoel Be’er Sheva.

Uefa had warned prior to Wednesday's Champions League qualifier that the Bhoys could face sanctions if flags were displayed by protesters inside Celtic Park.

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Palestinian flags fly inside Celtic Park

By JC Reporter, August 18, 2016

Pro-Palestinians protested as Glasgow football club Celtic played Israeli team Hapoel Beersheva last night.

Activists displayed Palestinian flags and chanted anti-Israel slogans at the Champions League qualifying match at Celtic Park on Wednesday evening.

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Israeli champions to face Celtic in crucial Champions League playoff

By Josh Jackman, August 5, 2016

Israeli league winners Hapoel Beersheva will play Scottish Premiership winners Celtic for a place in the Champions League group stage.

The Israeli team, which picked up its first championship trophy for 40 years last season, will travel to Glasgow on August 16 or 17 for the first of two matches.

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Middle East Minister plans Israel trip for Premier League club AFC Bournemouth

By Sandy Rashty, May 17, 2016

Tobias Ellwood, the Minister for the Middle East and North Africa, has hailed the “important” relationship between the UK and Israel – adding that he intends to take his constituency’s football team AFC Bournemouth to visit the country.

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Middle East Minister plans Israel trip for Premier League club AFC Bournemouth

By Sandy Rashty, May 17, 2016

Tobias Ellwood, the Minister for the Middle East and North Africa, has hailed the “important” relationship between the UK and Israel – adding that he intends to take his constituency’s football team AFC Bournemouth to visit the country.

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Small can be beautiful

By The Football Blog, May 11, 2016

Leicester City's astonishing Premier League victory has been one of the most romantic footballing stories of all time. Struggling against relegation last season; lifting the world-renowned trophy at the end of this one – Claudio Ranieri himself said it felt like a dream.

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David Beckham to star at JW3

By Josh Jackman, May 6, 2016

David Beckham will speak at JW3 community centre next month.

The former England captain is to be interviewed by BBC Radio 4 presenter Kirsty Young on June 14 about his football career and ‘7: The David Beckham Unicef Fund,’ a charity which helps children around the globe.

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