Beitar Jerusalem was defeated last season in the round of 16 of the State Cup by Maccabi Haifa, but today it hopes to return to the last eight in the factory when it hosts the leader of the national league, Irini Tiberias.
On Saturday, Beitar Jerusalem will compete in a derby against Hapoel Jerusalem in the Premier League, but Nevertheless, coach Yossi Abouxis chose not to make significant changes to the lineup, so that Jordan Shua and Danilo Asperia in the 11 along with Yoon Nicolasco who was absent on Saturday due to accumulating yellow cards.
Max Grechkin also returned from suspension straight to the lineup, Avishai Cohen started as a right defender at the expense of Amit Cohen and Adi Yona also returned to the lineup instead of Bar Cohen.
On the other hand, Ironi Tiberias believes in its ability to be the most surprising team of the round of 16, even though it is missing the suspended Timur Avitan and the injured Gershon Kofi.
On the other hand, Eliran Hodda's team included Julio Cesar and Bassel Shaaban.
By the way, the VAR systems will be used in all the round of 16 games, but communication problems at Teddy prevented the use of cameras and systems in this game.
Beitar Jerusalem wants to return to the quarterfinals. Shua (Photo: Kobi Eliyahu)
Beitar Jerusalem team:
Itamar Israeli, Avishi Cohen, Oral Dagani, Uri Dahan, Max Gerchkin, Ofir Kariaf, Theresia Toma, Adi Yona, Yordan Shua, Danilo Asperia, Yoon Nicolasco.
Tiberias city team:
Tomer Litvinov, Vicky Kahlon , Ben Wahaba, Yaacov Abba, Haron Shapaso, Eli Belilita, Eilon Elimelech, Metanel Tedsa, Ofir Mizrahi, Bassel Shaaban, Julio Cesar.
the progress of the game
The game has started
Oral Dagny handled the ball about 20 meters from the goal and sent a bomb to the center, Litvinov was ready and headed
Tomorrow at 19:30, Ness Ziona section will host Maccabi Petah Tikva, at 20:00 in Green Maccabi Bnei Rayna will host Hapoel Petah Tikva and at 20:30 the Haifa derby will be held between Maccabi and Hapoel Haifa.
On Thursday, the last match in the round of 16 of the cup will take place when Hapoel Afula will host Hapoel Kfar Saba.
The draw for the quarter-finals will be held on Thursday at noon (2:00 p.m., live broadcast in Vala! Sport) in the booth of honor at Ramat Gan Stadium.