Kiryat Shmona to play FC Bate in playoff

By Danny Caro, August 10, 2012

FC Bate Borisov of Belarus lie between Hapoel Kiryat Shmona and a place in the prestigious group stages of the Champions League following today's draw.

Israel champions Hapoel, who are in the competition for the first time, beat Neftci 6-2 on aggregate earlier this week following a 2-2 draw in the away leg.

The first leg against Bate takes place on August 21/22 with the return a week later.

Last updated: 12:44pm, August 10 2012