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From: Maccabi Haifa | Monday, 30/11/2020,

Maccabi defeats Beitar 2:0

Maccabi hosted Beitar Jerusalem for their seventh match of the season as part of the eighth round of the Israeli Premier League. Rukavytsya missed a penalty, and a goal by Abu Fani was ruled out by the VAR, but then Haziza and Rukavytsya scored to secure a green victory

Maccabi’s line-up: Josh Cohen, Raz Meir, Ofri Arad, Bogdan Planic, Sun Menachem, Mohammed Abu Fani, Jose Rodriguez, Neta Lavi (C), Tjaronn Chery, Dolev Haziza, Nikita Rukavytsya.
 
Kick off 
 
3’ Abu Fani passes the ball to Rukavytsya who shoots from inside the box, but Itamar Nitzan blocks it. 
 
9’ Haziza breaks through the middle of the pitch and shoots powerfully from outside the box, but the ball is deflected for a corner kick. 
 
13’ Rukavytsya storms into the box and is fouled by Itamar Nitzan. Penalty kick for Maccabi. 
 
14’ Rukavytsya takes the penalty kick, Nitzan denies it and Abu Fani scores the rebound, But the VAR cancels the goal claiming that Abu Fani entered the box too early. 
 
34’ GOAL! Rukavytsya shoots the ball, Nitzan blocks the attempt, but Haziza is first to the second ball, shoots wisely and scores! 1:0 for Maccabi 
 
45’+1’ GOAL! Chery chips the ball brilliantly over Beitar defense and straight to Rukavytsya who passes by the goalkeeper and scores. 2:0 for Maccabi
 
Second half 
 
54’ Rodriguez delivers the ball to Chery who cuts to the middle and shoots, Nitzan denies it. 
 
59’ Abu Fani receives the ball, advances few meters and shoots from 20 meters, but the keeper collects it. 
 
69’ Haziza crosses a corner kick, Planic heads the ball over the crossbar. 
 
71’ Substitution for Maccabi: Ihab Abu El Sheikh in, Nikita Rukavytsya out.
 
81’ Double substitution for Maccabi: Godsway Donyoh and Maor Levi in, Tjaronn Chery and Mohammed Abu Fani out. 
 
86’ Lavi controls the ball in the center of the pitch, advances a few meters and shoots from 22 meters, but the replacement keeper, Netanel Daloya, collects it.
 
89’ Substitution for Maccabi: Timoti Muzi in, Dolev Haziza out.
 
90’ Maor Levi crosses the ball into the box, Muzi shoots it from the air, but Daloya collects it. 
 
90’+6’ Final whistle.