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Sektzia Nes Tziona arrive at Netanya Stadium on Saturday for the Ligat HaAl meeting with hosts Maccabi Netanya.
All Maccabi Netanya v Sektzia Nes Tziona match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (including the best match odds).
Maccabi Netanya enter this match following a 2-2 Ligat HaAl stalemate against Hapoel Be'er Sheva.
For Maccabi Netanya, goals were scored by Patrick Twumasi (17') and Igor Zlatanović (39'). Rotem Hatuel (6') and Sagiv Yehezkel (45') scored for Hapoel Be'er Sheva.
Over their preceding six fixtures, Ren Kozuk's Maccabi Netanya have hit the back of the net a total of 7 times, with that being an average number of goals per match of 1.17.
A look at their previous results shows us that Maccabi Netanya:
- have not registered a win against Sektzia Nes Tziona in their previous 3 league matches.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
Sektzia Nes Tziona
In their previous game, Sektzia Nes Tziona drew 0-0 in the Ligat HaAl match with Bnei Sakhnin.
Nir Berkovich's Sektzia Nes Tziona have seen their efforts on goal rewarded 8 times in the course of their latest sextet of matches. The number of goals that have been scored against them during those same clashes comes to 9.
Going into this contest, Sektzia Nes Tziona haven’t won away from home in the past 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
The last league clash featuring the two was Ligat HaAl match day 7 on 08/10/2022 when the final score was Sektzia Nes Tziona 1-1 Maccabi Netanya.
Team News: Maccabi Netanya
Almost everyone can be considered, as there’s just one fitness concern for the Maccabi Netanya manager Ren Kozuk to be concerned about from of an almost fully healthy set of players. Roy Korine (Hamstring Injury) is out of contention.
Team News: Sektzia Nes Tziona
Owing to a fully injury-free squad to choose from, the Sektzia Nes Tziona boss Nir Berkovich has zero fitness worries at all ahead of this clash.
We feel that Maccabi Netanya have it within them to stay in control for long periods of time and should be able to convert a few of the chances that they create.
Conversely, Sektzia Nes Tziona could well find it tough to get shooting opportunities but we do think it’s quite likely that they will be hitting back at some stage here, too.
We’re tipping a fairly comfortable 3-1 win for Maccabi Netanya come full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Netanya Stadium (24,000)
Captain: Almog Cohen
Chairman: Eyal Segal
Manager: Ren Kozuk
Competitions: Ligat HaAl position 8