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The Ligat HaAl tie at Sammy Ofer Stadium on Tuesday will see home side Maccabi Haifa prepare for the visit of Maccabi Tel Aviv.
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Maccabi Haifa prepare for this fixture after a 1-1 Ligat HaAl drawn match against Maccabi Petah Tikva.
Marco Balbul's Maccabi Haifa have hit the target a sum total of 11 times over their past six outings. The comparative tally of goals that they have conceded in that time amounts to 6.
Their prior results show that Maccabi Haifa:
- have not registered a win against Maccabi Tel Aviv in their last 15 league games. They'll surely be desperate to put an end to that run.
- are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.
Maccabi Tel Aviv
Maccabi Tel Aviv head into the match after a 2-1 Ligat HaAl win as they beat Hapoel Be'er Sheva in their last match.
A succession of dependable displays from the Maccabi Tel Aviv defensive players has resulted in their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 4 from their last 6 outings combined. Over that same period, their forwards have scored 14.
Leading up to this clash, Maccabi Tel Aviv:
- haven't been beaten by Maccabi Haifa in games played away from home for the previous 15 league games. A mightily impressive record on the road against them.
- have not been beaten in their last 8 away league matches. What an impressive run of results.
Head to head
Delving into their past head to head meetings going back to 21/09/2019 tells us that these encounters have not been fruitful for Maccabi Haifa. They have not managed to come away with any victories whatsoever whereas Maccabi Tel Aviv have just been too good for them, finishing as winners in 83% of those matches played.
A sum of 18 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 6 of them from The Greens and 12 for The Yellows. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.
Team News: Maccabi Haifa
It’s a low absenteeism rate, with just one fitness concern for the Maccabi Haifa gaffer Marco Balbul to be concerned about from a near full-strength group. Taleb Tawatha (Groin Injury) misses out.
Team News: Maccabi Tel Aviv
Maccabi TA boss Patrick van Leeuwen has to contend with a number of unavailable players. Dan Glazer (Abdominal muscles injury), Eyal Golasa (Knee Injury), Yonatan Cohen (Thigh Muscle Strain) and Uros Nikolic (Knee Problems) are not ready for selection.
We’re thinking that Maccabi Tel Aviv and Maccabi Haifa may well find themselves both scoring in what promises to be a very even battle here.
Let’s see how it plays out, but a draw is looking likely to us. With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a hard-fought 1-1 score draw at the end of this one.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Sammy Ofer Stadium (30,780)
Captain: Neta Lavi
Chairman: Ya'akov Shahar
Manager: Marco Balbul
Competitions: Ligat HaAl position 2, Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)