Felix Naim (Hebrew: פליקס נעים) is an Israeli former football player and currently the manager of Hapoel Afula.

Felix Naim
Personal information
Full name Felix Naim
Date of birth (1960-05-09) 9 May 1960 (age 62)
Place of birth Haifa, Israel
Youth career
HaTzair Haifa
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Maccabi Neve Sha'anan
Teams managed
2006–2008 Hapoel Afula
2009 AEL Limassol (assistant manager)
2011 Hapoel Asi Gilboa
2011–2012 Maccabi Ironi Kiryat Ata
2012–2013 Hapoel Haifa (assistant manager)
2013–2016 Hapoel Kfar Saba
2016 Hapoel Petach Tikva
2017 Hapoel Kfar Saba
2017 Bnei Sakhnin
2019- Hapoel Afula
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

Sports careerEdit

Naim was a handball player who played for Maccabi Kiryat Motzkin and for the Israel U-18 team. He turned into football when he was 18 years old when he started to play for HaTzair Haifa youth team and then moved to play for the senior side of Maccabi Neve Sha'anan, there he played with Eli Guttman. He moved to France there he played a bit in the fifth tier.[1]

From 1997 til 2001 he worked as Guttman's scout, Naim was the one who brought Đovani Roso to play in Israel. Later on Naim stopped working for Guttman and decided to start his career as a manager in clubs from the lower divisions in Israel.



  1. ^ "בדרך הקשה / פליקס נעים מוכן לליגת העל". 22 August 2015.