Maccabi Haifa coach Barak Bachar tends to start with Ali Muhammad in the squad against Union Berlin tonight (22:00, Sport 4) in the second round of the Conference League. In light of the rush, the club from Carmel considered giving the midfielder a rest ahead of the game against Hapoel Beer Sheva on Sunday, but according to the professional meeting this morning (Thursday) it seems that Bachar has decided to go all out and Muhammad will be with Jose Rodriguez, while Mahmoud Jaber will start on The bench.
Regarding the defensive squad, the Greens coach is expected to place an array of three brakes, with Bogdan Planic, Ofri Arad and Rami Gershon filling these positions. On the other hand, Goodsway Donio will get the credit as expected, while Dolev Haziza and Dean David are set to open on the bench and get minutes in the second half.
“When more than 1,000 fans come to Germany, it is clear that this game is the most important there is at the moment,” said a Maccabi Haifa player. “We also want to beat Hapoel Beer Sheva, of course, but there is a good staff and it is possible to compete in both frameworks without giving up one game or another in advance.”