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

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


Football Manager 2022 - Israeli Liga Leumit

Club Culture


Football Manager 2022 - Israeli Liga Leumit

Facilities

Facilities Explained

Training Facilities

The better the training facilities the more chance (already visible) players will develop.

Here are the facilities ranking from worst to best -

  • Poor

  • Basic

  • Below Average

  • Adequate

  • Average

  • Good

  • Great

  • Excellent

  • Superb

  • State of the Art


Youth Facilities

The training facilities available for Juniors (only).

Does NOT apply to visible players already at the club. All visible players currently at the club use Training Facilities regardless of age.

In theory the better these facilities the greater your players will be developed on the day of intake. But there are a lot of factors at play.

Here are the facilities ranking from worst to best -

  • Poor

  • Basic

  • Below Average

  • Adequate

  • Average

  • Good

  • Great

  • Excellent

  • Superb

  • State of the Art


Junior Coaching

The quality and quantity of unseen youth coaches that affects the quality of players in your youth intake

Junior coaching is ranked as follows from worst to best -

  • Basic

  • Fairly Basic

  • Average

  • Adequate

  • Good

  • Excellent

  • Exceptional


Youth Recruitment

This determines how large a pool of players your team can recruit from. It is the size of your recruitment network. It increases your chances of getting the best young players from your area, nation and beyond.

Some clubs of course will have no youth recruitment at all, which means no youth intakes.

Recruitment is ranked as follows from worst to best -

  • Limited

  • Basic

  • Fairly Basic

  • Average

  • Adequate

  • Good

  • Excellent

  • Exceptional



Ahi Nazareth


Beitar Tel-Aviv


Bnei Yehuda



Hapoel Acre


Hapoel Afula


Hapoel Kfar-Saba



Hapoel Petach-Tikva


Hapoel Raanana


Hapoel Ramat-Gan



Hapoel Rishon LeZion


Hapoel Umm el-Fahm


Maccabi Raine



Nes Ziona


Ramat HaSharon


S.A. Ashdod



S.C. Kfar Kasem