Sports Director of the tel Aviv Maccabi Nikola Vujcic flew to the United States for the signing of the contract with Neven Spahija, according to Sport5.
It is expected that in the near future the Croatian specialist will return to the Israeli club.
Recently the media reported that Neven Spahija set a condition: his assistant has to be a guy Goodes with whom they worked together in the 2006-07 season years.
Recall, despite reports in the Israeli sports sites, David Blatt refused to return to Maccabi and chose to remain in Turkey — in Istanbul «Darussafaka».
Neven Spahija led Maccabi in 2006-07. He coached Croatian, Italian, Lithuanian, Russian, Spanish, Turkish clubs, including «Lietuvos rytas», «Olympia» (Ljubljana), Cibona, Fenerbahce, «Tau Ceramics», «Valencia». Assistant coach of «Atlanta» it works with 2014.