Local Soccer: Maccabi Tel Aviv adds key
The Jerusalem PostLocal Soccer: Maccabi Tel Aviv adds key piece in Atzili; more moves ahead?The Jerusalem PostMaccabi has also signed veteran defender Tal Ben-Haim and striker Barak Itzhaki to one-year contract extensions, while Yossi Benayoun has left the club for Beitar Jerusalem. Arguably Maccabi's best player last season could also be on his way out, with ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 2:53 pm
Mohamed Salah & Sadio Mane: Liverpool's
This Is Anfield (blog)Mohamed Salah & Sadio Mane: Liverpool's most potent wing pairing in decades?This Is Anfield (blog)Dirk Kuyt and Yossi Benayoun offered many positive attributes when deployed there, but their pace was relatively non-existent and they never stretched the opposition. Harry Kewell felt like the perfect acquisition when he arrived from Leeds United in ...and more »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 8:00 am
Benayoun bolts Maccabi Tel Aviv for Beitar
The Jerusalem PostBenayoun bolts Maccabi Tel Aviv for Beitar JerusalemThe Jerusalem PostAfter starting in only 14 Premier League matches and scoring a single goal, Benayoun was told that he would likely receive an even smaller role at Maccabi under new coach Jordi Cruyff in 2017/18. Cruyff asked Benayoun last week to wait a few more days ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 1:25 pm
Benayoun joins Beitar Jerusalem - Jewish
Jewish ChronicleBenayoun joins Beitar JerusalemJewish ChronicleBenayoun said: “I'm excited about joining a team that I've been a fan of all my life and working under my childhood hero Eli Ohana. “I can't wait to play in front of the Beitar fans.” Benayoun returned to Israel in 2014 after nine years in England with ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 7:17 am
Be'erSheva draw Hungarians in Champions
Jewish NewsBe'erSheva draw Hungarians in Champions League qualifierJewish NewsIn the first qualifying round, Maccabi Tel Aviv take on Albanian side KF Tirana, while Beitar Jerusalem, who today announced they'd signed Yossi Benayoun, face Hungarian side Vasas FC. The first leg takes place on 29 June, with the return leg on 6 July.
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 3:57 am
Top 7 Players to Have Represented Liverpool
Israeli winger Yossi Benayoun left West Ham for Liverpool in 2007 for £5 million. Having impressed in the FA Cup final against the Reds a year earlier, Benayoun was snapped up by Rafa Benitez and went on to become a firm favourite at Anfield. He scored ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:53 am
Juan Cuadrado's failed spell at Chelsea is
Just. The likes of Alexei Smertin, Steve Sidwell, Tal Ben Haim, Claudio Pizarro and Yossi Benayoun are among the motley crew who fell into this category. The dozen who made it are, in reverse order: The Serbian centre half was aged just 16 when Jose ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 8:41 pm
Pedro: New Chelsea signing from Barcelona
Such is the tradition at Stamford Bridge, new Blues players have to sing a song in front of their team-mates. Yossi Benayoun's did not go down too well, however, he sang Liverpool's theme 'You'll Never Walk Alone'. "My teammates at Chelsea already said I ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 4:54 am
Zahavi leads Mac Tel Aviv to winning start
With coach Roni Levy back on the sidelines and the likes of Yossi Benayoun, Eliran Atar and Hen Ezra on the pitch, the Greens were firm favorites to win at Sammy Ofer Stadium. However, Thierry Doubai gave Bnei Yehuda the lead after 31 minutes and six ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 12:41 pm
Devastating Day, terrific Murray, glory for
Yossi Benayoun, as far as I know, is the only player to score a hat-trick in the PL, FAC and Champions League - doing so for Liverpool v Burnley, Havant and Waterlooville and Besiktas respectively. GOLF - The final major of the year, the US PGA ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 7:00 pm