1955–56 Liga Leumit

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The 1955–56 Liga Leumit season saw Maccabi Tel Aviv win the title. Avraham Levi and Michael Michaelov, both of Beitar Tel Aviv were the league's joint top scorers with 16 goals each.

Hapoel Kfar Saba and Maccabi Rehovot were relegated automatically, whilst Maccabi Jaffa finished third from bottom and entered a promotion/relegatgion play-off with Liga Alef champions Hakoah Tel Aviv. Jaffa won 4-1 on aggregate and remained in Liga Leumit.

Final table[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA GD Pts Notes
1 Maccabi Tel Aviv 22 13 6 3 47 16 31 32
2 Hapoel Petah Tikva 22 12 5 5 54 28 26 29
3 Hapoel Tel Aviv 22 12 5 5 49 29 20 29
4 Maccabi Petah Tikva 22 10 7 5 47 34 13 27
5 Maccabi Haifa 22 11 3 8 51 29 22 25
6 Hapoel Haifa 22 9 4 9 32 39 -7 22
7 Beitar Tel Aviv 22 10 0 12 42 44 -2 20
8 Maccabi Netanya 22 9 2 11 31 44 -13 20
9 Hapoel Ramat Gan 22 9 0 13 28 42 -14 18
10 Maccabi Jaffa 22 6 5 11 39 48 -9 17 Promotion/relegation play-offs
11 Maccabi Rehovot 22 6 1 15 25 64 -39 13 Relegated to
Liga Alef
12 Hapoel Kfar Saba 22 3 6 13 20 48 -28 12

Promotion and relegation play-offs[edit]

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