Anthony Nwakaeme banged in his first goal in the Israeli top flight this season as Hapoel Beer Sheva defeated Maccabi Tel Aviv 2-1 on Monday night, AOIFootball.com reports.
The Super Eagles forward put Hapoel 1-0 up in the 62nd minute before Ben Sahar doubled the lead in the 68th minute.
In the 89th minute, Omer Atzili pulled a goal back for Maccabi Tel Aviv but Hapoel held on for the win.
In the first half, Hapoel were reduced to 10 men as Hatem Abd Elhamed was shown a straight red card in the 20th minute.
Nwakaeme’s goal was his first after five league appearances for Hapoel so far this season.
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