JERUSALEM. Maccabi Tel Aviv was in the end too good for Hapoel Katamon with the goal of D. Jovanovic (40′), E. Zahavi (64′) and E. Golasa (69′). Maccabi Tel Aviv capitalized on its better ball possession (58%).
The match was played at the Teddi Malcha Stadium stadium in Jerusalem on Tuesday and it started at 8:15 pm local time. The referee was Erez Papir assisted by Omer Barbiro and Idan Bernstein. The 4th official was David Fuxman. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 14.8 degrees Celsius or 58.68 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 94%.
Maccabi Tel Aviv was in firm control of the ball 58% while Hapoel Katamon was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Maccabi Tel Aviv was more aggressive with 95 dangerous attacks and 23 shots of which 10 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Maccabi Tel Aviv won the encounter.
Hapoel Katamon shot 8 times, 1 on target, 7 off target. Talking about the opposition, Maccabi Tel Aviv shot 23 times, 10 on target, 13 off target.
Hapoel Katamon received 1 yellow card (W. Togui). Talking about the opposition, Maccabi Tel Aviv received 1 yellow card (N. Bitton).
After this encounter, Hapoel Katamon will stay with 20 points to hold in the 4th place. Talking about the opposition, Maccabi Tel Aviv will have 26 points to hold in the 2nd place.
In the next match in the Ligat ha’Al, Hapoel Katamon will host Maccabi Bnei Raina on the 10th of March with a 0-0 head to head stats.
Maccabi Tel Aviv will host Hapoel Katamon on the 3rd of March with a 3-0 head to head stats in favor of Maccabi Tel Aviv (0 draws).
Hapoel Katamon – Formation
The manager Ziv Arie decided to play with the following team: .
Hapoel Katamon made 5 changes: T. Altman for G. Badash (46′), Cedric for W. Togui (46′), A. Ashta for O. Biton (58′), J. Botaka for O. Agvadish (79′) and H. Shalom for B. Golan (79′).
Maccabi Tel Aviv – Formation
Vladimir Ivić played with: .
Maccabi Tel Aviv made 5 changes: D. Glazer for D. Peretz (46′), A. Rikan for E. Golasa (66′), E. Zahavi for P. Guiagon (86′), O. Davidzada for Y. Cohen (86′) and G. Kanichowsky for S. Yeini (90′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Ligat ha’Al.