Maccabi Haifa close in on the Israeli league title

Maccabi Haifa 1 – Hapoel Tel Aviv 0 (Ligat ha’Al, May 18, 2009) Haifa bossed the match from start to finish, with Yaniv Katan scoring the winner in the 61st minute. The result leaves Haifa needing just two points from its remaining two matches to claim the league title.