Soccer-Palestinians want Israel banned for barring delegates (Reuters)

(Updates after most delegates allowed entry) By Ali Sawafta RAMALLAH, West Bank, Aug 16 (Reuters) – Palestinian sports supremo Jibril Rajoub has threatened to call for Israel’s expulsion from FIFA after it initially denied officials entry to the West Bank for a youth tournament on security grounds. Israel stopped about a dozen officials accompanying teams from Iraq, Jordan and United Arab Emirates and delegates from the Asian Football Confederation. However, by Friday evening all except one were cleared to enter, a Palestinian soccer official said. …

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