The staff of wishes the Jewish soccer community a Happy Chanukah.

Also known as the Festival of Lights, the holiday lasts eight days and starts Sunday night.

It commemorates when the Jews, under the leadership of the Maccabees rose up against their oppressors in the Maccabean Revolt of 167 BC.

The Jews had only enough oil to rededicate their temple for one day, but the supply lasted eight days and was considered a miracle.