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2001–02 Israeli Premier League

The 2001–02 Israeli Premier League season saw Maccabi Haifa win their second consecutive title. It took place from the first match on 25 August 2001 to the final match on 18 May 2002.

Two teams from Liga Leumit were promoted at the end of the previous season: Hapoel Be'er Sheva and Maccabi Kiryat Gat. The two teams relegated were Bnei Yehuda and Tzafririm Holon.

Final table

Pos Club Pld W D L GF GA ± Pts Comments
1 Maccabi Haifa (C)
<center>22 <center>9 <center>2 <center>72 <center>32 <center>+40 <center>75 <center>UEFA Champions League 2nd Qualifying Round
2 Hapoel Tel Aviv <center>33 <center>20 <center>7 <center>6 <center>55 <center>32 <center>+23 <center>67 <center>UEFA Cup Qualifying Round
3 Maccabi Tel Aviv <center>33 <center>15 <center>12 <center>6 <center>43 <center>24 <center>+19 <center>57 <center>UEFA Cup Qualifying Round1
4 F.C. Ashdod <center>33 <center>14 <center>7 <center>12 <center>47 <center>52 <center>-5 <center>49 <center>UEFA Intertoto Cup 1st round
5 Hapoel Be'er Sheva <center>33 <center>14 <center>6 <center>13 <center>44 <center>48 <center>-4 <center>48 <center>
6 Hapoel Petah Tikva <center>33 <center>13 <center>8 <center>12 <center>39 <center>35 <center>+4 <center>47 <center>
7 Maccabi Netanya <center>33 <center>11 <center>7 <center>15 <center>41 <center>44 <center>-3 <center>40 <center>
8 Maccabi Petah Tikva <center>33 <center>8 <center>12 <center>13 <center>36 <center>47 <center>-11 <center>36 <center>
9 Ironi Rishon LeZion <center>33 <center>10 <center>5 <center>18 <center>39 <center>53 <center>-14 <center>35 <center>
10 Beitar Jerusalem <center>33 <center>7 <center>12 <center>14 <center>39 <center>49 <center>-10 <center>33 <center>
11 Hapoel Haifa (R) <center>33 <center>7 <center>9 <center>17 <center>35 <center>50 <center>-15 <center>30 <center>Relegation to
Liga Leumit
12 Maccabi Kiryat Gat (R) <center>33 <center>7 <center>6 <center>20 <center>34 <center>58 <center>-24 <center>27

Source: Table
Pld = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; ± = Goal difference; Pts = Points
C = Champions; R = Relegated

1. Maccabi Tel Aviv won the Israeli State Cup.

Top goal scorers

Pos Nat Player Team Goals
1st Template:Country data ISR Kobi Refua Maccabi Petah Tikva 18
2nd Template:Country data ISR Shay Holtzman Ironi Rishon LeZion 17
3rd 23x15px Serghei Cleşcenco Hapoel Tel-Aviv 14
4th 23x15px Yakubu Aiyegbeni Maccabi Haifa 13
23x15px Rodrigo Goldberg Maccabi Tel Aviv 13
Template:Country data ISR Avi Nimni Maccabi Tel-Aviv 13
7th Template:Country data ISR Assi Tubi F.C. Ashdod 12
8th Template:Country data ISR Manor Hassan Beitar Jerusalem 11
Template:Country data ISR Itzik Zohar Beitar Jerusalem 11
10th Template:Country data ISR Motti Kakoun Hapoel Petah Tikva 10

See also