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Palestine Vigil at Wembley Stadium for the EnglandIsrael Euro 2008 Qualifier

July 2, 2012

Friday, August 17. 2007

Palestine Vigil at Wembley Stadium for the EnglandIsrael Euro 2008 Qualifier

Saturday 8th September 2007

Start 3pm until kickoff 5pm

Show Israeli Racism the Red Card – Fair Play for the Palestinians Kick Israeli Apartheid Out of Football

The vigil will be taking place along the Olympic Way, between Bridge road and Fulton Road, on the main route to Wembley stadium from Wembley park Underground station.

Directions: come out of Wembley Park tube station (Metropolitan and Jubilee lines), turn right at the bottom of the stairs, cross the road and walk along to enter the Stadium Retail Park on your left. Cross the car park towards Currys. The vigil will be held through the gate on the left of the entrance to Currys.

See a map here: http://tinyurl.com/yp78tw

Organised by the PSC, with the support of the BIG and J-BIG campaigns, the Scottish PSC and Friends of Al Aqsa.

ON THE SAME DAY THE PALESTINIAN YOUTH TEAM WILL PLAY BLACKBURN ROVER!!

Saturday September 8

U19 -v- Blackburn Rovers FAC

Ewood Park Stadium

kickoff: 3.00p.m.

Tickets available from Blackburn Rovers

For more information: http://www.palestinefootball.myzen.co.uk/

PLEASE MAKE SURE TO ATTEND EITHER OF THESE EVENTS TO SHOW YOUR SOLIDARITY WITH PALESTINE!

FURTHER ACTIONS

In the meantime we would like to ask you to take the following actions:

Sign and circulate the petition calling on UEFA, the FA and FIFA to suspend Israel from international football until it abides by international law. The petition can be signed here: http://www.palestinecampaign.org/signatures.asp?PetitionID=4

You can also download a hard copy from the PSC website

Write letters to FIFA (contact@fifa.org), the FA (info@thefa.com) and UEFA (media@uefa.ch and info@euro2008.com) and to Kick Racism out of Football (hermanouseley@aol.com) calling for the Israeli team, who represent a racist state to be suspended from international fixtures until it complies with international law. Please use the points below for you letters.

Write to the national and local media, about this and explain why we are asking for the Israeli team to be suspended. Please consider intervening on radio and online forums to promote this campaign, as well as all sports media.

Write to you local football clubs, fan clubs and club fanzines etc. to ask for support and to explain the issues below.

We would also like to draw your attention to the visit of the Palestinian Youth Football Team (under 19) who will be in the UK from late August and who will be playing several games, notably in Blackburn on the 8th of September. For more information please visit: http://www.palestinefootball.myzen.co.uk

Friends of Al Aqsa is a voluntary organisation concerned with the defence of
Al Aqsa Haram Sharif and the protection of Palestinian Human Rights.
http://www.aqsa.org.uk
Contact:
P.O. Box 5127, Leicester. LE2 0WU. England.
Tel 077 11 823 524
Fax ++ 44 [116] 253 7575

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