Tag Archives: Writers Football

Article about Israeli writers in La Repubblica

    An article in La Repubblica, Italy, by Marco mathieu, about the current generation of Israeli writers and about the Israel writers football team, which lost to Italy in the final of the Haifa International Tournament in June, 4:1. … Get to know more »

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Piece on Haifa Writers Tournament in The Forward

A short piece on the Haifa Writers leagues tournament featuring Germany, Italy and Israel. Published in the Jewish Daily Forward. Read article >>>

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Haaretz on the Haifa Writers football tournament

Haaretz published a story on the Haifa International Writers league football tournament, that kicked off yesterday with a draw between Israel and Germany. Read article >>>

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Writers Football tournament in Haifa, June 2012

The Israeli Writers Football team will host a tournament in the city of Haifa, between 10-12 June 2012. The other participants will be the writers football teams of Germany and Italy. All the games and event will take place in … Get to know more »

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England V Israel: Writers Football in London

The Israel writers football national team will be playing England on Sunday 28 February 2010, as part of the London Jewish Book Week. All the details of the game and the accompanying event are in the official JBW program: >>> … Get to know more »

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Preview to Jewish Book Week on Jewish Cronicle

“Cousins Assaf Gavron, an Israeli sci-fi award winner, and Jeremy Gavron, author of The Book of Israel, are not only both novelists…” Jewish Chronicle, London. Read full article >>>

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Ultimate XI on the NYT soccer blog

“My team is all-Israeli, with a heavy emphasis on late-’70s/early-’80s players and specifically those playing for the club Beitar Jerusalem — that’s right, my team since I was a young man.” Read full article >>>

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Writers Football Tournament, By Jeremy Gavron

From the Macdowell Magazine, Summer 2009:

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Musa Okwonga on the Writers Football tournament

“I’ve just returned from the Middle East – well, a couple of days ago, anyway – and from an experience that I can only call life-affirming. It was a pretty unlikely trip, and seemed to bemuse most people that we … Get to know more »

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Word Association Football – Nir Baram in Haarez on the writers tournament

“Suddenly we discovered a window onto the world of childhood where all complexity is eliminated: There is us and there is them, there is winning and there is losing. And we beat England 3-2 after a perfect game by our … Get to know more »

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The Global Game on the Writers tournament

“… One wonders whether writing and playing football are mutually exclusive talents. Must one resort to literary imagination when denied the opportunity to achieve glory in the arena?” John Turnbull on the writers tournament in The Global Game website. Includes … Get to know more »

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Videos from Writers Football International tournament in Israel

Some video from the mini tournament involving writers football teams from England, Germany and Israel. Israel won the tournament. England – Israel: Story in Walla website: Story in Ynet website: Israel-Germany: Story in the Sports Channel on the final:

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Writers Football in the German Press

Article in ZDF Magazine >>> Interview in TAZ >>> Moritz Rinke on the trip to Israel in Der Tagesspiegel >>>

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Israel Writers Team trip to Germany

“… We are under attack. Germans are coming in waves, with their white adidas shirts and the intimidating eagle logo. They attack from the left, center, and it seems mainly right, which is my position. We hardly pass the halfway … Get to know more »

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Video: Germany-Israel, Berlin

Germany – Israel

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