Maccabi Tel Aviv
Maccabi Tel Aviv (Hebrew: מכבי תל אביב) is one of the largest sports clubs in Israel, and a part of the Maccabi association. It runs many sports clubs and teams in Tel Aviv, which compete in a variety of sports, such as football, basketball, judo, swimming, handball, and others.
|Full name||Maccabi Tel-Aviv Sport Club |
מכבי תל אביב
|Website||Club home page|
|Departments of Maccabi Tel Aviv|
Maccabi Tel Aviv Football Club
Maccabi Tel Aviv F.C. is the titled club in Israeli football, and the most successful Israeli football club outside the country, having won the AFC Champions League twice. Its derby with city rivals Hapoel Tel Aviv is considered one of the most heated derbies in Israeli sports. Maccabi was the second Israeli club to reach the coveted group stage of the UEFA Champions League, and the only team in Israel to never been relegated from the Israeli league top division.
Maccabi Tel Aviv Basketball Club
Maccabi Tel Aviv Handball Club
The handball team of Maccabi Tel Aviv was founded in the 1930s, with the arrival of handball to Israel and was split initially to three different associations: Maccabi Tel Aviv North (which was one of Israel's most prominent handball team and won 3 Cups in a row, 1963-1965), Maccabi Tel Aviv and Soviet Maccabees. These associations united over the years under the name of Maccabi Tel Aviv. In 2013-14 season Maccabi Tel Aviv won its first championship.
Maccabi Tel Aviv/Maccabiah Swim Club
Established in 1989.
Maccabi Tel Aviv Volleyball Club
Maccabi Tel Aviv is a professional volleyball club which plays at the highest levels of Israeli volleyball. During the 2009–10 season, the team made Israeli volleyball history by going undefeated, winning both the Cup and the League Championship. The team is coached by Arie Selinger, who is widely regarded as one of the greatest volleyball coaches of all time.
- (in Hebrew)/(in English) Maccabi Tel Aviv Official Website