1981–82 Liga Leumit

The 1981–82 Liga Leumit season saw Hapoel Kfar Saba win their first, and to date only title. Oded Machnes of runners-up Maccabi Netanya was the league's top scorer with 26 goals. Hapoel Rishon LeZion, Beitar Tel Aviv and Hapoel Petah Tikva were all relegated.

Liga Leumit
Season1981–82
ChampionsHapoel Kfar Saba
1st title
RelegatedHapoel Rishon LeZion
Beitar Tel Aviv
Hapoel Petah Tikva
Top goalscorerOded Machnes (26)

Final tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Hapoel Kfar Saba (C) 30 17 8 5 45 28 +17 42 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup
2 Maccabi Netanya 30 17 7 6 63 29 +34 41
3 Bnei Yehuda 30 13 9 8 34 30 +4 35
4 Hapoel Be'er Sheva 30 14 6 10 43 38 +5 34
5 Hapoel Tel Aviv 30 9 13 8 32 25 +7 31 Qualification for the Intertoto Cup
6 Beitar Jerusalem 30 9 12 9 37 36 +1 30
7 Maccabi Haifa 30 9 12 9 32 32 0 30
8 Maccabi Tel Aviv 30 10 10 10 26 32 −6 30
9 Maccabi Petah Tikva 30 9 11 10 35 35 0 29
10 Hapoel Jerusalem 30 8 13 9 24 26 −2 29
11 Maccabi Jaffa 30 9 11 10 32 36 −4 29
12 Shimshon Tel Aviv 30 7 14 9 25 32 −7 28
13 Hapoel Yehud 30 6 16 8 17 26 −9 28
14 Hapoel Rishon LeZion (R) 30 8 10 12 28 32 −4 26 Relegated to Liga Artzit
15 Beitar Tel Aviv (R) 30 5 14 11 22 32 −10 24
16 Hapoel Petah Tikva (R) 30 3 8 19 13 39 −26 14
Source: rsssf.com
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

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