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UEFA postpones Israel’s Euro 2016 home opener

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has postponed Israel’s opening 2016 European Championship qualifying match against Belgium for security reasons.

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Maccabi Tel Aviv coach quits for safety reasons

In this Thursday, May 31, 2012 file photo, former midfielder Barcelona player and Maccabi Tel Aviv Coach Oscar Garcia poses for photographers in Tel Aviv, Israel. Garcia has quit his job, with the club saying Tuesday it was because of the "current security situation" in Israel. The club said Garcia will be replaced by Pako Ayestaran, another Spaniard. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File)

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Maccabi Tel Aviv coach Oscar Garcia has quit his job, with the club saying Tuesday it was because of the “current security situation” in Israel.

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