Maccabi sign duo

By Simon Griver, July 9, 2009
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Maccabi Haifa have boosted their squad ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League qualifier against Glentoran by signing Georgian international striker Vladimir Dvalishvili and Portuguese defender Jorje Tishiara.

The second leg is in Belfast on July 22.

An 83rd minute header from Dean Mori earned Bnei Yehuda a narrow lead in the first leg of the first qualifying round of the Europa League.

Maccabi Netanya, who received a bye, will play Maltese team Sliema in the second qualifying round.

Israeli runners up Hapoel Tel Aviv will join the competition in the third qualifying round.

Former Barnet keeper Ran Kadoch has joined Ligat Haal side Bnei Yehuda Tel Aviv.

    Last updated: 5:11pm, July 9 2009