Ben Sahar scored a hat-trick and gave Israel an easy 4:0 win over Bulgaria in Group 6 of UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifying round.
Israel (5 MP) is now level on points with Sweden (4) and Montenegro (5).
RCD Espanyol striker Ben Sahar scored his first goal of the match after just seven minutes with a deflected shot. Sahar doubled Israel's advantage on 24 minutes after a pass from Avi Rikan.
- Vered (20) celebrates Israel's third goal against Bulgaria.
Beitar Jerusalem's midfielder Idan Vered scored Israel's third goal of the night (32), and Sahar completed his hat-trick after 57 minutes.
Israel will host group leaders Sweden on June 4th, 2010.