Under-17: Maccabi “Oded Tel Aviv 4:0 SC Ironi Ashdod
After much success in league play, the Under-17 squad won their first State Cup match of the year defeating Ashdod thanks to goals by Or Roizman with a brace and lone markers by Tal Torgman and Itay Rada. Head Coach Eliezer Ben Aharon summed up the win: “This wasn’t a simple draw for an early Cup round against one of the best team’s in the country. The goal was to advance to the next stage and that’s what we did. The staff is very pleased and feel that the players are continuing to improve.” Aharon also looked ahead to this weekend’s Derby: “In my mind this is just another league match that we need to win and we will go to Wolfson with that goal.”
Under-15: Maccabi “Eldad” Tel Aviv 13:3 Beitar Nahariya
Ori David’s squad advanced out of the first round with a goal fest against Nahariya. Ilay Tomer (3), Eliran Avisher (3), Ofek Nagar (2), Oral Bahia (2), Ben Gold, Oskar Gluch and Ido Nataf all scored for Maccabi. David commented: “This was a typical early round cup contest with a huge gap between teams in terms of quality and pace. I am happy that the players did their job as best as possible.”
Girls Team Round of 16: Maccabi Tel Aviv 3:2 SC Kiryat Gat
The Club’s Girls team under the direction of Mor Shaked took anther step towards the title with a win over the southern side. Shaked summed up the contest: “We are making tremendous strides from match to match and the girls are really handling the tactical side of the game successfully. Now we can look ahead to the next match. There’s no question that we can compete with any team and that we can defeat them.”
The Girls Team are for those born between 2005-2007 and training sessions are also available for other ages as well. For more information or to join the team please contact Mor – 052-444-8103.