In the qualifying match of women’s European championship in football in 2017, Wales defeated the Israelites 3:0.
In the first half two goals were scored by ex-forward of «Arsenal» and «Chelsea» Helen ward («reading»).
On 59-th minute the goal was scored by Charlotte Estcourt («reading»).
Standings (all played 7 games, with the exception of Kazakhstan – 8): Norway 19 points, 16 Austria, Wales 10, Kazakhstan 4, Israel 2.
Before the match, members of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) held a demonstration near the hotel in Newport, which houses Israel’s national team. Among other things, they demanded to exclude Israel from UEFA.
During the match, the leftists tried to organize riots during a performance of the national anthem of Israel, but the attempt was foiled by the guards.