Maccabi Netanya FC

Maccabi Netanya FC

About Maccabi Netanya FC

Maccabi Netanya F.C. is an Israeli football club based in Netanya. Established in 1934, the club was a founding member of the Israeli League in 1949. After winning their first championship in 1970, the club's golden period lasted until the late 1980s, including four more league titles and a double in 1978. The club were relegated to the second tier twice during the 1990s and 2000s, but returned to the top flight on both occasions. The club was established in the year 1934 as a Mandatory Palestinian Club and initially played in green and white stripes. They became founder members of the Israeli League in 1949, and in 1954 reached the State Cup final for the first time, losing 4-0 to Maccabi Tel Aviv.

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