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Arthur Baar (Hebrew: ארתור בר‎) was an Austrian football manager who served as vice-president of SC Hakoah Wien in Austria. After the annexation of Austria by Germany in 1938, Baar emigrated to Mandatory Palestine where he was instrumental in building football in the country, and was national team manager during 1940.[1]

Arthur Baar
Personal information
Full name Arthur Baar
Date of birth 1890
Place of birth Vienna, Austria
Date of death 1984 (aged 93–94)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Athletic Club Sparta
1909–1911 Hakoah Wien
Teams managed
1940 Mandatory Palestine
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


  1. ^ "Palestine - International Results - Details". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 2 May 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-15.