20 stories about Soccer
מוסף שבועי 1.9.22 ליאו מסי

Match Game: Israel’s Rankset is leveraging tech to optimize soccer transfers

31.08.22|Yonatan Sredni
In an in-depth interview, co-founder & CEO Ariel Samuel shares how he turned his passion for ‘the beautiful game’ into a data-driven startup leveling the playing field for both teams and agents
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i-BrainTech helps soccer players exercise their ‘mind muscles’

11.10.20|James Spiro
Blending neuroscience and analytics, i-BrainTech taps into the minds of sports players to help bring their game to excellence
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Intel’s Israel-Developed Sports Viewing Technology Comes to French Soccer

11.02.20|Adi Pick
True View technology was developed in Israel and is currently deployed at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris
באיירן מינכן נגד לייפציג בונדסליגה

German National Soccer League Acquires Stake in Sportstech Startup MOVEZ

26.01.20|Meir Orbach
MOVEZ develops a mobile app that uses computer vision and artificial intelligence technologies to evaluate a user’s skills in sports that involve a ball
משחק נוער בין בית"ר ירושלים ל הפועל תל אביב

Sports Tech Startup PlayerMaker Raises $10 Million

18.12.19|Adi Pick
PlayerMaker develops a data-based soccer coaching tool designed to analyze metrics derived from motion sensors installed on players’ shoes
גיא אהרון ועידת לונדון 2019 mind the tech

Argentina’s Olympic Soccer Team to Use PlayerMaker’s Sensors-Based Coaching Technology Ahead of Tokyo Games

27.11.19|Meir Orbach
PlayerMaker uses motion sensors installed on players’ shoes to track indicators as gait and ball contact
טוטנהאם מנצ'סטר סיטי רבע גמר ליגת האלופות 17.4.19

Israel-Based WSC Sports Among Three Startups Offered Collaboration Deals by UEFA

23.10.19|Meir Orbach
WSC Sports develops technology that analyzes sports broadcasts in real-time to generate customized video highlights of every player and team
גל עוז פיקסלוט

The Israeli Company That Produces the Most Sports Video Hours in the World

24.07.19|Ouriel Daskal
Pixellot's automated broadcasting technology can be found at FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, Chelsea Football Club, and FC Bayern München, but the company sees its future in high school sports
באיירן מינכן נגד לייפציג בונדסליגה

German Soccer League Scouting for Tech Investments, Says Bundesliga Exec

26.02.19|Meir Orbach
The Bundesliga is looking for technologies in the fields of broadcast and audience engagement, according to Steffen Merkel, head of corporate strategy for the Bundesliga’s parent company DFL
אימון נבחרת ישראל בכדורגל לפני המשחק מול סקוטלנד

UEFA Folds, Israeli Broadcaster Kan to Air Soccer Games in West Bank

24.10.18|Lilach Baumer
Kan won a bid for the rights in 2017 but UEFA's refusal to let the broadcaster air games in Arabic in the West Bank threatened the contract
נבחרת ישראל נגד נבחרת רומניה משחק ידידות ב אצטדיון נתניה

Required Not to Air Games in the West Bank, Israeli Broadcaster May Waive UEFA Rights, Report Says

07.10.18|Lilach Baumer
Kan won the rights to broadcast the games of the Israeli national football team during the next UEFA European Championships, but the contract forbids it from broadcasting to Israeli citizens living outside Israel’s 1967 lines
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Israeli Soccer Club Maccabi Haifa Launches Sports-Tech Accelerator

The 16-week program operated by Tel Aviv-based company HYPE will focus on soccer-related technologies, including virtual and augmented reality, coaching, wearable devices, betting technologies, athlete health, and e-sports
היזם הסדרתי משה חוגג

Blockchain Entrepreneur Moshe Hogeg Agrees to Buy Jerusalem Football Club, Report Says

13.08.18|Amarelle Wenkert
Israeli news site Ynet News reported Monday that Hogeg and the current owner of Beitar Jerusalem had signed a memorandum of understanding, that will see Hogeg pay some $7 million for the club
היזם הסדרתי משה חוגג

Blockchain Entrepreneur Moshe Hogeg Negotiating for Jerusalem Football Club, Report Says

09.08.18|Amarelle Wenkert
On Wednesday it was reported that Hogeg and the current owner of the Beitar Jerusalem Football Club had reached a deal. Later reports said the two side are still disputing sell price
עידן עופר 5.3.17

Israeli Billionaire Idan Ofer Acquires Portuguese Second League Soccer Club

01.07.18|Golan Hazani
Ofer, who also owns a 32% stake in Spanish soccer team Atlético, intends to purchase players from former Portuguese protectorates, train them at the team’s youth leagues and then sell them to big European teams
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FIFA to Launch Disciplinary Action Against Palestinian Soccer Chief, Israeli Official Says

14.06.18|Tofi Stoler
The head of the Palestinian Football Association, Jibril Rajoub, led a campaign against a friendly game between Israel and Argentina, which was subsequently canceled
ליאו מסי ב מדי נבחרת ארגנטינה

Following Pressure From Palestinians, Argentina Cancels Friendly Soccer Match With Israel

06.06.18|Tofi Stoler
The game, originally scheduled to take place Saturday, sparked controversy when it was moved to Jerusalem
ליאו מסי ב מדי נבחרת ארגנטינה

Palestinian Soccer Official Slams Messi Ahead of Jerusalem Exhibition Game

04.06.18|Tofi Stoler
Argentinian soccer player Lionel Messi is scheduled to a play in a friendly game between Israel and his home country of Argentina this weekend in Jerusalem
אסף פלד מנכ"ל Minute Media

Goldman Sachs Backs Sports Media Company Minute Media

15.05.18|Tofi Stoler
Minute Media has several sports news outlets featuring curated user-generated content
אוהדי בית"ר ירושלים עם שחקני בית"ר ירושלים

Jerusalem Soccer Club Plays “Trump” Card

14.05.18|Tofi Stoler
Just one day before the inauguration of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, Beitar announced its intention to add the U.S. President’s last name to its club name