Beitar Jerusalem 2:0 Maccabi Netanya
Jakob Sylvester and Arik Sabo (penalty) gave the capital city side the 3 points to get the Championship Playoffs off to a good start.
Maccabi Tel Aviv 1:2 Hapoel Haifa
Maccabi Tel Aviv began the Championship Playoff Round with a home defeat to Hapoel Haifa. The Yellow & Blue struck first via Eli Dasa but the Carmel Reds received second half goals by Maxim Plakuschenko and Haim Megrelashvili to take the 3-points and the win just ahead of the International break.
Hapoel Beer Sheva 1:0 Bnei Yehuda
John Ogu scored the winner in the 31′ for the league leaders as Beer Sheva took the points.
Maccabi Haifa 4:0 Hapoel Acre
Nikita Rukavysta scored a brace while Sinteyehu Sallalich and Muhamed Awad found the back of the goal as the Greens began the Relegation playoffs in style.
Kiryat Shemona 1:1 Hapoel Ashkelon
Shoval Gozlan scored in the 85′ for the host’s but Mirko Ormush found the equalizer 4 minutes later as the side’s split the points.
Bnei Sakhnin 2:1 Ashdod
Jordan Faucher bagged a brace for Sakhnin while Dan Bitton scored in the defeat for Ashdod.
Maccabi Petah Tikva 1:3 Hapoel Raanana
Lidar Cohen opened the scoring for Petah Tikva but Raanana scored 3 unanswered goals thanks to a Shimon Abuhetzeira brace and a Karam Arshid single strike.