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The Maccabiah Stadium (Hebrew: אצטדיון המכביה Itztadion HaMakabiya) is a football stadium on the Yarkon River in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Maccabiah Stadium
אצטדיון המכביה
Tel Aviv 1920-1937 ירקון גמלים ופיתוח הצפון.jpg
LocationIsrael Tel Aviv, Israel, Levant Fair area
Coordinates32°6′1.44″N 34°46′34.48″E / 32.1004000°N 34.7762444°E / 32.1004000; 34.7762444Coordinates: 32°6′1.44″N 34°46′34.48″E / 32.1004000°N 34.7762444°E / 32.1004000; 34.7762444
Capacity5,000 (original 20,000)
OpenedMarch 28, 1932
Construction cost£3,000
Maccabi Tel Aviv (1938-1968)
Hapoel Tel Aviv (1961-1962)
1932 Maccabiah Games
1935 Maccabiah Games

Maccabiah Stadium was built in 1932 for the first Maccabiah Games and was filled to capacity for the opening ceremony.[1] It was used by Maccabi Tel Aviv until 1968, when the team moved to Bloomfield Stadium

was Maccabi Tel Aviv home ground

Today it is located on the grounds of the Levant Fair and used as a training field for youth football teams.

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