SHLOMI DORA 311.
(photo credit: Courtesy)
It may have taken 10 matches, but Bnei Sakhnin finally claimed its first win of
the Premier League season on Monday night, defeating Hapoel Petah Tikva 1-0 at
Halftime substitute Nastja Ceh scored the only goal of
the match in the 49th minute, giving coach Slobodan Drapic his first win at the
club after becoming Sakhnin’s third coach of the season at the end of
"We are not interested in playing beautiful soccer at the
moment. We are only interested in picking up points,” said Drapic, whose team
had scored just a single goal in its previous five matches.
need to pick up some more points so that we can regain our confidence. If we
collect a few more points hopefully we will be able to play beautiful soccer
later in the season.”
After 10 matches, Hapoel Ramat Gan finally lost its
patience on Monday morning, firing coach Shlomi Dora.
Ramat Gan started
the season in the worst possible situation after being deducted four points by
the IFA’s High Court for last year’s financial irregularities.
to somehow build a squad with a minuscule budget, but after picking up a
respectable five points from its first four matches of the season, Ramat Gan
lost its last six encounters, scoring just one goal in that period in Saturday’s
3-1 defeat to Maccabi Haifa.
Dora will be replaced by Tzvika Tzemach, who
coached Hapoel Ra’anana at the end of last season.