How to watch football online in Israel
An online football game is underway in Israel, with the NFL and NBA showing their support.
The NFL and the NBA are planning to screen online games between their teams in Israel and the United States, with both leagues offering discounts to fans of one another.
According to a statement on the NBA’s official website, the game will feature the teams from the NFL, the Atlanta Falcons, Cleveland Cavaliers and Dallas Mavericks playing online in Tel Aviv and New York City.
The games will feature four-on-four play and will be streamed live online.
The game, which is slated to be available for free to the public, will also feature teams from all major professional leagues in the United Kingdom, Australia, France, Germany, Italy and Russia.
The game is expected to air in the coming weeks.
Meanwhile, the NBA announced on Twitter that it will stream live football games in Israel.
The league is planning to televise three live games, starting with the Dallas Mavericks vs. Atlanta Hawks on Thursday, Aug. 1 at 9:30 p.m.
ET, and ending with the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday, Aug, 10 at 9 p.,m.
The league has previously broadcast live football in Israel through a partnership with the Israel Sports Channel.
The NBA also is planning the first live football game between the Philadelphia 76ers and New Orleans Pelicans, which will air on ESPN2.
The Philadelphia 76er-New Orleans Pelicans game is scheduled to air on Thursday at 9 a.m., and will include the Sixers-Pelicans game from the previous week.
The Pelicans are scheduled to play the Philadelphia Sixers on Friday.