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Israelis Sabras Abroad Week Ending December 18, 2016

Cohen, Bitton & Refaelov all score

Dov Halickman Photography

By Arik Rosenstein

Here’s a roundup of Israeli footballers playing abroad and how they fared the past weekend!

Almog Cohen– Germany Bundesliga, Ingolstadt- Played 90 minutes and scored the 2-1 winner against Bayer 04.


Nir Biton– Scottish Premiership, Celtic- Hit the winning goal in the derby 2-1 victory over Dundee United.

Tomer Hemed– English Championship, Brighton Hove Albion- Played 12 minutes and scored a penalty in the 82’ minute in a 2-0 victory over Leeds United.


Lior Refaelov– Belgian Jupiler League, Club Brugge- Played and scored in his 74’ minutes in the 5-1 victory over Kortrijk.

Monas Dabbur– Austrian Bundesliga, Red Bull Salzburg, Injured-DNP, 3-0 Victory over Wolfsburg.

Lotem Zino– Swiss Super League, FC Thun- Swiss League break.

Bibras Natcho– Russia League, CSKA- Russian League break.

Sintayehu Sallalich– Slovenia SNL, Maribor- Slovenian League break.

Beram Kayal– English Championship, Brighton and Holve Albion – Came on in the 72’ minute helping Brighton beat Birmingham City, 2-1.

Rami Gershon– Belgian Jupiler League, Gent- Played 90 minutes in a 3-1 loss to Sint Truiden.

Kenny Saief– Belgian Jupiler League, Gent- Played 45 minutes in a 3-1 loss to Sint Truiden.

Omer Damari– German Bundesliga, Red Bull Leipzig, DNP, in the 2-0 victory over Hertha Berlin, taking them to top of the league.

Taleb Tawatha– German Bundesliga, Eintracht Frankfurt, DNP, 0-0 with Hoffenheim.

Eran Zahavi– Chinese SuperLeague, Guangzhou R&F – Season ended.