Maccabi Haifa basketball club announces the signing of the Israeli guard Gil Amitay for the 2019/20 season.
Amitay 29, rises to 1.97, played in Elizur Netanya last season. He played in 31 games this season, averaging 13.4 points, 7.3 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 1.6 steals per game.
“We are delighted to add Gil to the team for the coming season, he has been under our monitoring lately and we feel he is right for the team we are building this season,” said the owner, Jeff Rosen.
“As part of the team building it was important for us to add a dynamic guard and make a game,” said team coach Daniel Seoane.
Amitay has recorded 140 appearances in the Hapoel Tel Aviv, Hapoel Holon, Ironi Ness Ziona, Maccabi Ashdod, Ironi Nahariya and Bnei Hasharon.
“I am happy and excited to join a big club like Maccabi Haifa, and I am confident that we will be able to meet all the goals of the season.” Said Gil Amitay