1987–88 Toto Cup Leumit

The 1987–88 Toto Cup Leumit was the 4th season of the third most important football tournament in Israel since its introduction.

Toto Cup Leumit
Season1987–88
ChampionsShimshon Tel Aviv

It was held in two stages. First, the 14 Liga Leumit teams, with Hapoel Haifa and Hapoel Jerusalem from Liga Artzit, were divided into four groups. The group winners advanced to the semi-finals, which, as was the final, were held as one-legged matches.

The competition was won by Shimshon Tel Aviv, who beat Bnei Yehuda 4–2 in the final.[1]

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Shimshon Tel Aviv 6 4 0 2 8 6 +2 12 Qualification to Semi Final
2 Maccabi Haifa 6 3 2 1 15 8 +7 11
3 Beitar Tel Aviv 6 2 1 3 4 9 −5 7
4 Beitar Jerusalem 6 1 1 4 8 12 −4 4
Updated to match(es) played on 19 March 1988. Source: Yedioth Ahronoth, 20 March 1988

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Bnei Yehuda 6 5 0 1 11 2 +9 15 Qualification to Semi Final
2 Hapoel Tzafririm Holon 6 2 1 3 4 6 −2 7
3 Hapoel Petah Tikva 6 2 1 3 4 7 −3 7
4 Maccabi Petah Tikva 6 1 2 3 4 8 −4 5
Updated to match(es) played on 19 March 1988. Source: Yedioth Ahronoth, 20 March 1988

Group CEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Maccabi Netanya 6 3 2 1 9 7 +2 11 Qualification to Semi Final
2 Hapoel Be'er Sheva 6 2 2 2 8 3 +5 8
3 Hapoel Jerusalem 6 2 2 2 7 6 +1 8
4 Maccabi Tel Aviv 6 2 0 4 6 14 −8 6
Updated to match(es) played on 19 March 1988. Source: Yedioth Ahronoth, 20 March 1988

Group DEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Hapoel Tel Aviv 6 4 2 0 13 3 +10 14 Qualification to Semi Final
2 Hapoel Kfar Saba 6 4 2 0 11 5 +6 14
3 Hapoel Haifa 6 0 2 4 4 10 −6 2
4 Hapoel Lod 6 0 2 4 2 12 −10 2
Updated to match(es) played on 19 March 1988. Source: Yedioth Ahronoth, 20 March 1988

Elimination roundsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit

Shimshon Tel Aviv4–2Bnei Yehuda
Ovadia   15'
Barda   37'
Mizrahi   27'82' (pen.)
  28'89' (pen.) Salman

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1987-1988 Season Bnei Yehuda Museum (in Hebrew)