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Jewish settlement soccer clubs bring politics to the pitch

In this Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 photo, a goal keeper of the youth section of the Beitar Shabi Givat Zeev soccer club trains, in the West Bank Jewish settlement of Givat Zeev, near Jerusalem. Soccer clubs based in Israeli West Bank settlements are at the center of a showdown between Israelis and Palestinians that is set to draw soccer's global governing body FIFA into a tense dispute over Mideast politics. The Palestinians are pushing FIFA to declare the teams illegal at a meeting in Switzerland next month. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Mideast Conflict

Mideast Conflict