Panionios' Ehsan Hajsafi (L) vies for the ball with Tel Aviv's Eyal Golasa
Iran footballers break Israel sporting 'taboo'
Two Iranian footballers have been both praised and condemned in their home country after turning out for their Greek club side against Israel's Maccabi Tel Aviv.
While the Europa League third qualifying round match between Panionios of Athens and Maccabi will probably not last long in the memories of either set of fans, the appearance on the pitch of Iranians Masoud Shojaei and Ehsan Hajsafi in the Greek capital has not gone unnoticed back home.
Blog about these two Iranian taboo breakers, well done guys, well done.