Liad Elmaliach

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Liad Elmaliach
Personal information
Full name Liad Elmaliach
Date of birth (1989-02-21) February 21, 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Karmi'el, Israel
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Hapoel Nazareth Illit
Number 21
Youth career
2009–2011 Maccabi Haifa
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2011 Maccabi Haifa 0 (0)
2010–2011 Hapoel Acre (loan) 51 (3)
2011–2012 Podbeskidzie Bielsko-Biała 4 (0)
2012– Hapoel Nazareth Illit 91 (2)
2014 Hapoel Ashkelon (loan) 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 January 2016.

Liad Elmaliach (Hebrew: ליעד אלמליח‎‎; born 21 February 1989) is an Israeli footballer who plays for Hapoel Nazareth Illit.[1][2]

Elmaliach is a home-grown player of Maccabi Haifa, where captained the young team. In 2009/10, he was promoted to the senior team.

He was loaned to Hapoel Acre on 2009/10. He made his debut against his home team, Maccabi Haifa and even scored a goal, but couldn't prevent a 1-2 defeat. He continued playing for Hapoel in 2010/11. He played 51 games at Hapoel Acre and scored 3 goals.

On 3 January 2011, Elmaliach signed a professional contract with the Polish football team Podbeskidzie Bielsko-Biała; he left the club on 4 July 2012.[3]


  1. ^ Ben Dor, Doron (12 November 2011). "Liad Elmaliach signed in Podbeskidzie from Poland" (in Hebrew). ONE. Retrieved 12 November 2011. 
  2. ^ Goren, Boaz (14 January 2012). "The story of Liad Elmaliach" (in Hebrew). ONE. Retrieved 14 January 2012. 
  3. ^ שגרירים: ליעד אלמליח עוזב את פודבסקידז'ה, לירן כהן יישאר - וואלה! ספורט [Ambassadors: Elmaliach target leaves the Fodvskydz'h, Liran Cohen will remain - and voila! Sport] (in Hebrew). Retrieved 2013-02-25.