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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] In 2012 he was named as head coach of the German team Frankfurt Skyliners for 2 years. In 2014 he was named as head coach of the Israeli team Bnei-Herzelia. in 2015 he was named as head coach of the German team Eisbären Bremerhaven.

Muli Katzurin
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Personal information
Born (1954-10-30) October 30, 1954 (age 64)
Listed height1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
PositionHead coach
Coaching career1978–present
Career history
As coach:
1978-1979Hapoel Tel Aviv (Assistant)
1979-1980Maccabi Ramat Gan (Assistant)
1980-1981Beitar Tel Aviv (Assistant)
1983-1984Maccabi Darom Tel Aviv
1984-1985Ironi Ramat Gan
1985-1987Hapoel Holon
1987-1992Hapoel Galil Elyon
1992-1993Bnei Herzliya
1993-1995Maccabi Tel Aviv
1995-1997Bnei Herzliya
1998-1999Ironi Ramat Gan
1999-2000Śląsk Wrocław
2003-2004Śląsk Wrocław
2011Alba Berlin
2011-2013Skyliners Frankfurt
2014Bnei Herzliya
2015Eisbären Bremerhaven


  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 Archived 2013-01-22 at