Barcelona FC president in Israel: Football a way to peace

Barcelona Football Club President Sandro Rosell confirmed during a press-conference with President Shimon Peres that his team will arrive in Israel on July 31 for a special match against a joint Arab-Israeli team.


Rossi said that "football is an international language which should be used to bring people closer, to strength the ties on the way to peace." Peres thanked Rosell and said that "football offers equal opportunity to young people, without prejudice." (Almog Sarig)