The Maccabi Hunter Haifa professional basketball team announced today they have hired Daniel Seoane as the third assistant coach for the 2016-17 season.
Seoane, 34, will serve as an assistant coach and scout alongside head coach Offer Rahimi and assistants Lior Engelman and Tomer Shteinhaur. He brings 10 years of assistant coaching experience in the Venezuelan first and second division. As an assistant coach, he helped guide Marinos de Anzoátegui to three Venezuelan LPB championships (2009, 2011, 2012). As head coach, he led Guaros de Lara to a Venezuelan second division championship during the 2015 season. From 2010-2016, Seoane served as a video coordinator for the Venezuelan National team, including the Rio 2016 Olympics.
A native of Venezuela, Seoane holds both Venezuelan and German citizenship.