Palestinian state football group wants Israel’s FIFA suspension

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The international soccer governing body called FIFA, is set to vote Friday on Israel’s suspension from the world body. The proposal was put in action by the Palestinian state’s football association on the grounds that racism and systematic discrimination was being committed, which is being called false by Israel. Some players say discriminatory practices are commonplace and it’s time Israel pays a price. CCTV’s Stephanie Fried filed this report from Ramallah, in the West Bank.

Palestinian state football group wants Israel\'s FIFA suspension

Palestinian state football group wants Israel\'s FIFA suspension

The international soccer governing body called FIFA, is set to vote Friday on Israel's suspension from the world body. The proposal was put in action by the Palestinian state's football association on the grounds that racism and systematic discrimination was being committed, which is being called false by Israel. Some players say discriminatory practices are commonplace and it's time Israel pays a price.