On his current form, the combative midfielder added: “I am aware that I must improve and contribute more in terms of numbers. I feel that my teammates and the fans would like me to shoot and score more. The feeling, when the ball hit the back of the net was amazing”.

On qualification to the group stage, Glazer added: “It is very important as Maccabi now reached the group stages for the 7th time in 10 seasons. We are happy now but will try stretch this momentum to the league as well. Tonight was only the beginning”.