Hapoel Beersheba v. Maccabi Tel Aviv “Shahar”, Wassermill Stadium, Saturday, noon: The under-19s, who are third in the standings open the second phase of the league with an away fixture against Hapoel Beersheba, who are in tenth place. The two sides ended their previous meeting this season in a 2-2 draw.

Hapoel Tel Aviv v. Maccabi Tel Aviv “Oded”, Wolfson, Saturday, 10:45: U17 are buoyant after their away win over Beitar Jerusalem in the league last week. They are away again this week in the State Cup third round against Hapoel Tel Aviv. Maccabi also won the last meeting between the two clubs, 4-0 at home.

Maccabi Amishav Petah Tikva v. Maccabi Tel Aviv “Eli Fuchs”, Petah Tikva Sirkin Sportek, Saturday, 18:40: U16 will be looking to advance after their previous victory, 3-1 over Hapoel Kfar Sava.

Hapoel Raanana v. Hapoel Tel Aviv “Eldad”, Raanana Park, Friday 13:45: U15 will look to add the scalp of Raanana to their previous two successes in the State Cup in the shape of Hapoel Nahalat Yehuda and Hapoel Nof Hagalil.