Palestinian News Item
Fatah official and head of Football Association completely rejects “joint meetings or games” with Israelis
Official PA daily, Al-Hayat Al-Jadida - May 23, 2013
“Head of the [Palestinian] Football Association [and Deputy-Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee and Chairman of the Palestinian Olympic Committee], Jibril Rajoub met with economic Vice President of the Barcelona Football Club, Javier Faus. He discussed a few issues related to organizing the Catalonian team’s future visit to Palestine, in addition to ways of strengthening cooperation between the Palestinian Association and the old club.
Rajoub reiterated his complete objection to holding joint meetings or games of any kind that would be attended by Israeli players or administrators.”