Guy Goodes

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Guy Goodes
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Goodes in 2011
Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv
Position Head coach
League Israeli Super League
Personal information
Born (1970-03-13) March 13, 1970 (age 44)
Haifa, Israel
Nationality Israeli
Career information
Pro playing career 1985–2004
Career history
As player:
1985-1990 Hapoel Haifa
1990-1997 Maccabi Tel Aviv
1997-1998 Caserta (Italy 2nd)
1998-1999 Maccabi Tel Aviv
1999-2000 Caja Cantabria (Spain)
2000-2001 Cordiviari Roseto (Italy)
2001 Maccabi Raanana
2001-2002 Hapoel Tel Aviv
2002-2004 Maccabi Rishon Lezion
As coach:
2004-2006 Maccabi Rishon Lezion
2006-2008 Maccabi Tel Aviv (assistant)
2008-2010 Hapoel Jerusalem
2010-2014 Maccabi Tel Aviv (assistant)
2014-present Maccabi Tel Aviv
Career highlights and awards

As assistant coach:

Guy Goodes (Hebrew: גיא גודס‎, born March 13, 1971, in Haifa, Israel) is a British-Israeli basketball coach and a former professional basketball player.[1][2][3] He is currently a head coach of Maccabi Tel Aviv of the Israeli Super League.

Professional career[edit]

Goodes was a professional basketball point guard from 1994–2004, primarily with Maccabi Tel Aviv (1990–97 and 1998–99).[1][4] He was on the Israel basketball national team from 1995–99.[1]

Coaching career[edit]

He was head coach of Maccabi Rishon Lezion in 2004–06.[4] Later, he was an assistant coach at Maccabi Tel Aviv from 2006–08.[4]

In June 2008, Hapoel Jerusalem hired him as its head coach, to a one-year contract with a team option for a second year.[4][5] He coached the team from 2008 until 2010.[6] Since then, he has been an assistant coach of Maccabi Tel Aviv.[3][7] In 2014, he won the Euroleague title with Maccabi. Later in June 2014, after departure of David Blatt, he has been named a new head coach of the team.


  1. ^ a b c "Guy Goodes Basketball Player Profile, stats, biography, career". Eurobasket. Retrieved August 4, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Guy Goodes's profile | 1999 European Championship for Men". Retrieved August 4, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b Efrat, Maayan (November 17, 2010). "Basketball / Coming together on the defensive end". Haaretz. Retrieved August 4, 2011. 
  4. ^ a b c d "Jerusalem names Guy Goodes head coach". June 16, 2008. Retrieved August 4, 2011. 
  5. ^ Boteach, Shmuley (June 20, 2008). "The Friday Interview: Taking a gamble on Hapoel Jerusalem". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved August 4, 2011. 
  6. ^ Boteach, Shmuley (June 16, 2009). "Basketball: Casspi impresses in pre-NBA Draft workouts". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved August 4, 2011. 
  7. ^ Allon Sinai (July 21, 2011). "Yellow-and-blue legend Sharp calls it a career". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved August 4, 2011. 

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