Maccabi Petah Tikva (handball)

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מכבי פתח תקווה
Maccabi Petah Tikva
Full nameMaccabi Ironi Petah Tikva
Founded1960
ArenaIroni hall, Petah Tikva
Capacity900
PresidentRaphi Halaf
Head coachBeni Ingal
LeagueLiga Leumit
2015-164

Maccabi Petah Tikva is a handball team from the city of Petah Tikva, Israel.

Maccabi is one of the oldest handball clubs in the country, the most successful period was in the late 70's and early 80's when the team won 3 championships and two State cups.

In August 1997 Maccabi merged with Hapoel Petah Tikva and played as Ironi Petah Tikva for 12 seasons in the top division. In September 2009 the merger was over as the supporters of Hapoel reformed their team.[1]

Titles[edit]

  • Israel Champions (3):[2] 1978, 1980, 1981
  • Israel Cup Holder (2): 1977, 1981

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