Maccabi Haifa move four points clear in Israel

Bnei Yehuda 0 – Maccabi Haifa 1 (Ligat ha’Al, December 15, 2008) Maccabi Haifa opened up a four point cushion at the top of the Israeli league, Yaniv Katan scoring the only goal after 27 minutes.

Hapoel Tel Aviv 1 – Hapoel Kiryat Shmona 1 (Ligat ha’Al, December 14, 2008) Samuel Yebaoh headed in the opener in the 73rd minute for Tel Aviv, but Kiryat Shmona won a last minute penalty which was converted by Hasarma for a share of the spoils.