The Israeli Football Association has denied claims that a supporter who approached Spain forward Isco following a World Cup qualifier was carrying a knife.
Six fans invaded the pitch following Monday’s fixture in Jerusalem. All of those to have entered the field were apprehended by police forces before they could reach the Spanish players and were subsequently arrested.
According to Ynet, one of those concerned dropped a knife onto the playing surface as he made his way towards Real Madrid midfielder Isco.
Read the article in the Australian edition of GOAL.