Muli Katzurin

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Muli Katzurin
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Personal information
Born (1954-10-30) October 30, 1954 (age 62)
Listed height 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Position Head coach
Coaching career 1978–present

Muli Katzurin (born November 30, 1954) is an Israeli basketball coach, who since early 2008 has been coach of the national basketball team of Poland.[1][2][3] Katzurin for twenty years (late 1970s-late 1990s) coached various Israeli teams, such as Hapoel Tel Aviv and Maccabi Tel Aviv.[4] Katzurin also coached Israel National Team in the years 1997-2004.[5] In 1999, he accepted offer from Śląsk Wrocław and came to Poland.[2] Between 2006 and 2008, he coached a Czech team CEZ Basketball Nymburk, then in early 2008 was named coach of the national team of Poland, replacing a Slovenian, Andrej Urlep.[2] In January 2011 he was named as the head coach of the German team ALBA Berlin.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sport1
  2. ^ a b c [1]
  3. ^ Euro Basket 2009
  4. ^ Ofer Matan, Basketball / A new era at Maccabi Tel Aviv", Haaretz, 10/06/2008 , [2]
  5. ^ Arie Livnat, "Basketball / Halperin slams media for 'hurting' national team", Haaretz, [3]
  6. ^ ALBA makes Katzurin new boss