Israel Tier 2

Liga Leumit

League Guide & Facts


  • The second tier of Israeli Football

  • 16 teams

  • Teams play each other twice (30 games) then the league splits and points are halved

  • League sorted by 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of wins; 4) goals scored; 5) head to head; 6) deciding match.

Promotion

  • After the league split the top 8 play each other once and the top 2 are promoted

Relegation

  • After the league split the bottom 8 play each other once and the bottom 2 are relegated

  • Third from bottom plays team from league below to remain in division

Other

  • There must be no more than 3 foreign players in the playing 11.

  • Players under 16 are not allowed to play

  • Upon expiry of their contracts, players aged 17-20 cannot move club unless both teams involved reach an agreement

  • Upon expiry of their contracts, players above the age of 21 will be assigned a minimum fee release clause (decided by a committee) if negotiations between two teams break down over their transfer.


Location Of Teams


Suggested* Additional Nations To Load

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*As always this is only a suggestion, the leagues listed are in order of importance, feel free to run as many or as little leagues as you think your system can handle. The setup above gives a nice regional feel.

It is advisable however to run as many top tier leagues of major nations as you can to keep the continental club competitions competitive


Media Prediction, Board Expectations and Title Odds


*Your odds and board expectations may vary slightly from save to save


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Club Culture


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Facilities

Ahi Nazareth

Beitar Tel-Aviv

Hapoel Acre

Hapoel Afula


Hapoel Iksal

Hapoel Jeruselem

Hapoel Nof Hagalil

Hapoel Petach Tikva


Hapoel Raanana

Hapoel Givatayim

Hapoel Rishon Lezion

Hapoel Umm al-Fahm


Kfar-Shalem

Ness Ziona

Ramat HaSharon

S.C. Kfar Kasem