Saturday, May 2, 2009
Palestinians Abroad: Bishara refused, Kettlun Promoted, Saleh to face European superstars
National team defender Roberto Bishara has been denied his request to represent Palestine in Belgium against FC Brussels this Wednesday. At the time of writing, CD Palestino lies 16th in the 18 team table a mere two points above last place Rangers. CD Palestino is hoping to finish their Apertura campaign on a high note and avoid any talk of a possible relegation playoff.
In other news, Roberto Kettlun's Serie D1 side- Brindisi 1912 has won promotion to Serie C2.
Ramzi Saleh's Al-Ahly have signed on to participate in the Wembley Cup- a preseason competition which will pit Al-Ahly against European heavyweights FC Barcelona, Tottenham Hotspur, and Celtic Glasgow.