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1997–98 Liga Leumit

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Season  1997 (1997)–98
UEFA Cup  Hapoel Tel Aviv
Cup Winners' Cup  Maccabi Haifa
Start date  August 2, 1997
Matches played  240
Champions League  Beitar Jerusalem
Intertoto Cup  Hapoel Haifa
Champion  Beitar Jerusalem F.C.
Goals scored  650
Champions  Beitar Jerusalem 4th title
Relegated  Hapoel Be'er Sheva F.C., Hapoel Ashkelon F.C.
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The 1997–98 Liga Leumit season began on 2 August 1997 and ended on 9 May 1998, with Beitar Jerusalem win their second consecutive title.

That season had two rounds, each team played the other teams twice. The two teams that were relegated to Liga Artzit were: Hapoel Ashkelon and Hapoel Be'er Sheva.

Two team from Liga Artzit were promoted at the end of the previous season: Hapoel Ashkelon and Maccabi Ironi Ashdod. The two teams relegated were: Hapoel Tayibe and Hapoel Tzafririm Holon.

Final table

Updated to games played on 2 September 2012.
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
1 Maccabi Haifa won the Israeli State Cup and was awarded with entry to the Cup Winner's Cup.
2 Deducted 2 points.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.


1997–98 Liga Leumit Wikipedia

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