Maccabi Haifa overcomes Beitar Jerusalem 4-1

JERUSALEM. Maccabi Haifa had a comfortable win over Beitar Jerusalem.

Maccabi Haifa overcomes Beitar Jerusalem 4-1

JERUSALEM. Maccabi Haifa had a smooth win over Beitar Jerusalem. Maccabi Haifa scored with F. Pierrot (28′), O. Atzili (56′), A. Seck (79′) and R. Gershon (83′). On the other side, I. Nicolaescu (45′) scored for Beitar Jerusalem.

The match was played at the Teddi Malcha Stadium stadium in Jerusalem on Sunday and it started at 8:30 pm local time. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 17 degrees Celsius or 62.64 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 92%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 50 Ball Possession 50
Shots
  • 15 Total 17
  • 5 On Target 9
  • 10 Off Target 8
  • 4 Shots blocked 4
  • 78 Attack 94
  • 66 Dangerous attack 81
  • 74 Ball safe​ 75
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 2 Corners 4
Fouls
  • 8 Total 12
  • 1 Yellow Cards 4
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 4

The overall ball possession was identical with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.

Ball possession

None of the teams had a clear upper hand in terms of ball possession. Beitar Jerusalem was in possession of the ball for 50% of the time vs. Maccabi Haifa that controlled the ball for 50% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Maccabi Haifa had a more offensive attitude with 81 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 9 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Maccabi Haifa won the match.​

Beitar Jerusalem shot 15 times, 5 on target, 10 off target. Regarding the opposition, Maccabi Haifa shot 17 times, 9 on target, 8 off target.

Cards

Beitar Jerusalem received 1 yellow card (J. Mejias). On the opposite side, Maccabi Haifa received 3 yellow cards (S. Menahem, M. Abu Fani and P. Cornud).

Match Timeline

22'
S. Menahem- Yellow
28'
F. Pierrot(goal)N. Lavi
38'
M. Abu Fani- Yellow
45'
D. David- Yellow
46'
P. Cornud- sub ->O. Arad
46'
T. Chery- sub ->S. Menachem
46'
O. Atzili- sub ->M. Tchibota
I. Nicolăescu(goal)
45'
56'
O. Atzili(penalty)
B. Cohen- sub ->I. Madmon
63'
61'
P. Cornud- Yellow
J. Mejías- Yellow
66'
E. Guerrero- sub ->Amit Cohen
75'
79'
A. Seck(goal)
81'
R. Gershon- sub ->D. David
83'
R. Gershon(goal)
85'
N. Rukavytsya- sub ->S. Goldberg
S. Izan- sub ->Y. Shua
89'
L. Mizrachi- sub ->D. Moreno
89'
M. Tal- sub ->I. Nicolăescu
89'

Standings

After this match, Beitar Jerusalem will stay with 10 points like Hapoel Tel Aviv to hold in the 11th place. On the other side, Maccabi Haifa will have 27 points to remain in the 1st place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Ligat ha’Al, Beitar Jerusalem will play away against Hapoel Katamon on the 6th of January with a 3-1 head to head in favor of Beitar Jerusalem (0 draws).

Maccabi Haifa will host Hapoel Katamon on the 13th of January with a 1-1 head to head statistic.

Beitar Jerusalem – Formation

Beitar Jerusalem
G
I. Israeli 22.Israel
D
O. Dgani 4.Israel
D
M. Grechkin 3.Israel
D
J. Mejías García 77.Venezuela
66'
M
D. Moreno Asprilla 70.Colombia
89'
M
O. Kriaf 24.Israel
M
A. Cohen 28.Israel
75'
M
T. Zai 80.Côte d'Ivoire
M
I. Madmon 15.Israel
63'
M
I. Nicolăescu 98.Moldova
89' Goals45'
F
Y. Shua 7.Israel
89'
Substitutes
S. Izan 18.Israel
89'
L. Mizrachi 27.Israel
89'
M. Tal 29.Israel
89'
O. Dahan 20.Israel
G
N. Daloya 1.Israel
D
A. Yona 21.Israel
M
B. Cohen 10.Israel
63'
M
E. Guerrero 39.Panama
75'
F
A. Cohen 2.Israel

The manager Yosef Abukasis decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

Beitar Jerusalem made 4 changes: I. Madmon for B. Cohen (63′), A. Cohen for E. Guerredo (75′), D. Moreno for S. L. Ayzen (90′) and I. Nicolaescu for M. Tal (90′).

Maccabi Haifa – Formation

Maccabi Haifa
G
J. Cohen 44.USA
D
S. Goldberg 3.Israel
85'
D
S. Menachem 12.Israel
46' 22'
D
A. Seck 30.Senegal
Goals79'
D
O. Arad 15.Israel
46'
M
R. Meir 22.Israel
M
N. Lavi 6.Israel
M
M. Abu Fani 16.Israel
38'
F
M. Tchibota 11.Congo
46'
F
D. David 21.Israel
81' 45'
F
F. Pierrot 9.Haiti
Goals28'
Substitutes
G
R. Mishpati 90.Israel
D
P. Cornud 27.France
46' 61'
D
R. Gershon 55.Israel
81' Goals83'
M
T. Chery 10.Netherlands
46'
M
A. Muhammad 4.Niger
M
M. Levi 33.Israel
M
I. Eliyahu 36.Israel
F
O. Atzili 7.Israel
46' Goals56'
F
N. Rukavytsya 13.Australia
85'

Barak Bakhar played with: .

Substitutions

Maccabi Haifa made 4 changes: O. Arad for T. Chery (46′), S. Menahem for P. Cornud (46′), M. Tchibota for O. Atzili (46′) and D. David for R. Gershon (80′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Ligat ha’Al.​