KIRYAT-SHMONA. Ironi Kiryat Shmona and Maccabi Bnei Raina draw 1-1. M. Shaker scored the first goal (4′) for Ironi Kiryat Shmona. S. Azulay made it even (31′).
The match was played at the Kiryat-Shmona Municipal Stadium stadium in Kiryat-Shmona on Sunday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Ohad Asulin who had the assistance of Emanuel Refaeli and Igor Shilnikov. The 4th official was Aviad Yahav-Hay Shiloach. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot at 26.5 degrees Celsius or 79.7 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 62%.
There was not much difference in terms of ball possession. Ironi Kiryat Shmona was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Maccabi Bnei Raina that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Maccabi Bnei Raina had a more offensive attitude with 83 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 6 were on target. However, that was not enough Maccabi Bnei Raina to win the contest.
Ironi Kiryat Shmona shot 10 times, 5 on target, 5 off target. On the other side, Maccabi Bnei Raina shot 16 times, 6 on target, 10 off target.
Ironi Kiryat Shmona received 1 yellow card (). On the opposite side, Maccabi Bnei Raina received 5 yellow cards (, R. Boateng, , D. Azruel and ).
After this match, Ironi Kiryat Shmona will have 5 points like Hapoel Katamon, Hapoel Haifa and Hapoel Hadera to sit in the 8th place. Regarding the opposition, Maccabi Bnei Raina will have 2 points to sit in the 13th place.
In the next match in the Ligat ha’Al, Ironi Kiryat Shmona will play away with Hapoel Katamon on the 23rd of December with a 2-0 head to head record in favor of Ironi Kiryat Shmona (2 draws).
Maccabi Bnei Raina will play away agasint Hapoel Katamon on the 10th of March with a 0-0 head to head.
Ironi Kiryat Shmona – Formation
The manager Menahem Koretski decided to play with the following team: .
Ironi Kiryat Shmona made 5 changes: Y. Hofmeister for O. Benbenishti (46′), J. Mbong for S. Sebai (67′), J. Mbong for S. Sebai (67′), S. Bar-On for T. Muzie (67′) and R. Kehat for Y. Lugasi (87′).
Maccabi Bnei Raina – Formation
Adham Hadia played with: .
Maccabi Bnei Raina made 4 changes: A. Abed for L. Chalaf (25′), R. Barsky for I. Nortey (78′), S. Azulay for O. Khalaila (78′) and L. Jovanovic for N. Aga (78′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Ligat ha’Al.