Hapoel Haifa defeated Maccabi Haifa 3:1 thanks to a pair of goals by former Green Gili Vermouth to take the win.
Hapoel Hadera held Hapoel Beer Sheva to a 2:2 draw at Turner Stadium. Goals by Eden Ben Basat and Hatem Elhamed weren’t enough against upstart Hadera who received goals from Ange-Freddy Plumain and Dovev Gabbay to split the points.
Maccabi Tel Aviv and Maccabi Petah Tikva each picked up a point in a dramatic 1:1 draw. Tomáš Sivok scored a 93rd minute header to cancel out Dor Peretz’s first half marker.
Bnei Sakhin visited Bnei Yehuda and took back a 1:0 win in head coach Amir Turgeman’s debut thanks to Shlomi Azoulay’s goal.
Hapoel Ranaana recorded a 2:1 win over a ten-man Beitar Jerusalem thanks to a second half brace by Yoav Tomer leaving the capital city side in the league basement.
Ashdod defeated Kiryat Shemona 1:0 thanks to an early first half goal by David Dean to take the points.
Hapoel Tel Aviv and Maccabi Netanya ended in a 1:1 draw as Omer Damari’s first half goal for Ofir Haim’s Red squad was cancelled out by a second half Guy Melamed’s penalty as the side’s split the points.