Bnei Sakhnin tops Ashdod 1-0 with a goal scored by B. Kayal

ASHDOD. Bnei Sakhnin conquers Ashdod 1-0 after B. Kayal scored a penalty (53').

Bnei Sakhnin tops Ashdod 1-0 with a goal scored by B. Kayal

ASHDOD. Bnei Sakhnin defeats Ashdod 1-0 after B. Kayal scored a penalty (53′). It was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (67%).​

The match was played at the Yud-Alef Stadium stadium in Ashdod on Saturday and it started at 3:45 pm local time. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 24.1 degrees Celsius or 75.29 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 71%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 67 Ball Possession 33
  • 7 Total 5
  • 0 On Target 1
  • 7 Off Target 4
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 133 Attack 77
  • 115 Dangerous attack 43
  • 70 Ball safe​ 68
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 5 Corners 5
  • 3 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
  • 5 Substitutions 2

Ball possession

Ashdod was in firm control of the ball 67% while Bnei Sakhnin was struggling with a 33% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Ashdod was more aggressive with 115 dangerous attacks and 7 shots of which 0 were on target. Nevertheless, Bnei Sakhnin found a way to find the solution to win this encounter.​

Ashdod shot 7 times, 0 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Bnei Sakhnin shot 5 times, 1 on target, 4 off target.


Ashdod received 3 yellow cards (A. Jaber, G. Cohen and L. Inbrum). On the other side, Bnei Sakhnin received 3 yellow cards (B. Kayal, I. Ganaem and G. Melamed).

Match Timeline

Guy Melamed- Yellow
Gil Cohen- Yellow
Beram Kayal(penalty)
Ihab Ganaem- Yellow
Shalev Harash- sub ->L. Inbrum
Gal Katabi- sub ->F. Abu Akel
Ibrahima Sory Conté- sub ->G. Melamed
Beram Kayal- Yellow
Montari Kamaheni- sub ->K. Saief


After playing this encounter, Ashdod will stay with 3 points like Hapoel Katamon to move up in the 13th place. On the other side, Bnei Sakhnin will have 8 points like Hapoel Nazareth Illit, Hapoel Tel Aviv and Maccabi Netanya to move up in the 8th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Ligat ha’Al, Ashdod will play away against Maccabi Tel Aviv on the 25th of October with a 22-5 head to head stats in favor of Maccabi Tel Aviv (10 draws).

Bnei Sakhnin will host Ironi Kiryat Shmona on the 23rd of October with a 12-10 head to head statistic in favor of Ironi Kiryat Shmona (9 draws).

Ashdod – Formation

The manager Ran Ben Shimon decided to play with the following team: .


Ashdod made 5 changes: F. Abu Akel for G. Katabi (60′), L. Inbrum for S. Harush (60′), A. Jaber for A. Agayev (75′), O. Bilevi for N. Bazea (75′) and K. Saief for M. Kamaheni (84′).

Bnei Sakhnin – Formation

On the opposite side, Sharon Mimer played with: .


Bnei Sakhnin made 3 changes: N. Cirkovic for H. Goldenberg (60′), G. Melamed for I. Conte (68′) and B. Kayal for Moura Ari (81′).

Results of the day

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