Domestic league action has taken a break as national teams throughout Europe prepare for Euro qualifying matches, and some of Maccabi’s players have been called to the flag to play for Israel over the next two weeks. 

Dor Peretz, Dan Glazer, Yonatan Cohen and Eitan Tibi have all been drafted into the Israel national team by coach Andy Herzog for two upcoming matches. The first is an away fixture against Austria in Vienna which will be played on Thursday night at 21:45, and the second will be a home clash with Latvia next Tuesday in Beersheba, kickoff also at 21:45.

Nick Blackman has joined the Barbados national side in their nations league fixture which is part of CONCACAF federation action, and two matches against the U.S. Virgin Islands, the first at home and the second away.