Isarel national team ended their 2010 World Cup qualifying campaign with a 0-0 draw against Switzerland in Basel.
Israel finished 4th in Group 2 with 16 points (4W, 4D, 2L), while Switzerland qualified for the World Cup (21 Pts.) and Greece (20 Pts.) will participate in the Play-off round.
Israel were reduced to ten men in the second half after Avihay Yadin collected his second yellow card, but keeper Dudu Aoutae rarely had to make a save.
Israel will face Romania in March 2010 for a friendly match.
Israel: Dudu Aouate; Klemi Saban, Tal Ben Haim, Avi Strul, Yoav Ziv; Biram Kayal, Tamir Cohen, Avihay Yadin, Yossi Benayoun; Elyaniv Barda (8-Gil Vermut 85), Roberto Colautti (Itai Shechter 69)
Referee: Alexandru Tudor (Romania)