Maccabi Tel Aviv 0:0 Maccabi Haifa
The Yellow & Blue dominated play both prior to and after Tal Ben Haim’s late first half red card but couldn’t find the back of the Greens goal as the sides split the points on Matchday 5.
Beitar Jerusalem 1:1 Kiryat Shemona
Claudemir opened the scoring for the hosts in the 8’ while Shoval Gozlan drew Kiryat Shemona even in the 48’ as the sides split the points at Teddy Stadium.
Maccabi Petah Tikva 1:0 Bnei Sakhnin
Sharon Mimer win his first game as coach of Petah Tikva as Yuval Abidor scored against his former team to take the points at the Moshava Stadium.
Hapoel Haifa 1:1 Hapoel Beer Sheva
Thomas Peckart opened the scoring for the defending champs but a tremendous free kick strike by Haifa captain Hanan Maman drew the hosts even as each side took home a point.
Ashdod 0:3 Maccabi Netanya
Netanya continued their fine play as Dia Sabia scored a brace and Keita added a lone marker to give the visitors the win.
Hapoel Raanana 0:3 Hapoel Ashkelon
Yuval Naim and his Ashkelon outfit picked up the 3-points against a struggling Raanana team as Mirko Ormush bagged a brace and Goodness Ajai added a single goal for the visitors.
Hapoel Acre 1:1 Bnei Yehuda
Dovev Gabbay scored in the 10’ for the visitors while Ben Azubel drew the hosts even 15 minutes later to split the points.