Israel Finds a Team to Cheer For at the World Cup
The Israeli Flag made a surprise appearance on the soccer field at the World Cup in Germany.
Ghana’s John Pantsil who plays professionally for Hapoel Tel Aviv, keeps his pre-World-Cup promise, waving an Israeli flag after his team’s second goal against the Czech Republic. (AP)
More at The Jerusalem Post
Hat Tip Judith
Powerline says that FIFA may have a problem with Pantsil’s political display.
Stefania has links to more Israeli flag waving.
A. M. Mora y Leon took notice at Publius Pundit.
A Jew-hating liberal attacks the gesture.
In India the clerics are concerned about this soccer phenomenon.
Pajamas Media has a roundup of reaction.
Atlas reports on the terrible question of Israel’s survival.