After David Blatt did not agree with the leadership of the tel Aviv «Maccabi», the most likely candidate for the post of chief coach of the club is Neven Spahija.
According to the channel Sport5 , Croatian specialist «in touch» with the «yellow» and is interested in returning to Europe and Maccabi.
If Neven Spahija will lead Maccabi to help him be the guy Goodes. This is one of the conditions put forward by the coach, the source said.
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.
Guy Goodes in 1990-97 year played for tel Aviv Maccabi. In 2006-08 and 2010-14, he was the assistant coach of the «yellows», and in 2014-15 was the head coach of the club (dismissed in November 2015, after the defeat of addscore «Maccabi»).
In 2006-07, Neven Spahija worked with guy Goodison in Maccabi.