Cycle 34 – 28/07/2020
- Maccabi Tel Aviv
- 81 – 86
- Maccabi Rishon LeZion
Adi Cohen Saban (Radad Jabara)
After signing Tariq Philip and Adam Ariel and also, after succeeding in returning Suleiman Braimo, Tyson Thomas and Jacoben Brown, all of them were first published in ONE, Hapoel Jerusalem continues to build the squad for the 2020/21 season when it signed Guard Adi today (Friday) Cohen Saban on contract for the season.
The 26-year-old Cohen Saban (1.78 meters), who grew up in the youth department of Hapoel Jerusalem, is now returning to the capital after playing for Maccabi Hod Hasharon, Hapoel Kfar Saba and Hapoel Beer Sheva, in which he played for the past three years. Last season, Cohen Saban provided Rami Hadar’s team with an average of 5 points, 3.1 assists and 2 rebounds in 20 minutes per game.
The team coach, Oded Katash, Responded to the signing: ‘Adi is first and foremost a home player. He is an agile, dynamic and aggressive coordinator and these are the features we want to see here on the parquet. I’m sure Adi will fit into the team fabric we build and help us throughout the season. ‘
Adi Cohen Saban He himself added: ‘I was very happy when the opportunity came to return to Hapoel, the team I grew up with and which I am a fan of. I have seen from a distance the success of the team in recent years and I want to be a part of it. We are already waiting to meet with the new members of the team and that we will start working towards the start of the season. “