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Neven Spahija

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League  NBA
Name  Neven Spahija
Nationality  Croatian
Role  Basketball Coach
Coaching career  1986–present
Positions  Coach
1996–1997  Gradine Pula

Neven Spahija Hawks Name Neven Spahija Assistant Coach Atlanta Hawks

Born  6 November 1962 (age 53) Sibenik, PR Croatia, FPR Yugoslavia (1962-11-06)
1986–1987  Elemes Sibenik (assistant)
1994–1996  Zrinjevac Zagreb (assistant)

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Neven Spahija (born 6 November 1962) is a Croatian professional basketball coach, who is currently the head coach of Israeli club Maccabi Tel Aviv.


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Pre-season: coach Neven Spahija after the 92:94 to Fenerbahce


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Spahija started his basketball coaching career with Gradine Pula from Croatia, and Olimpija Ljubljana from Slovenia, working as an assistant coach. He started his head coaching career with Cibona from Croatia, where he won his first League championship in 2001. He then worked with Krka Novo Mesto from Slovenia, Avtodor Saratov from Russia, Lietuvos rytas from Lithuania, Maccabi Tel Aviv from Israel, Baskonia and Valencia from Spain.

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From 2010 to 2012, he was the head coach of the Turkish club Fenerbahçe Ülker. In June 2013, he was named the head coach of Cibona Zagreb, for the next four years. In November 2013, he parted ways with Cibona.

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On 4 August 2014, Spahija was hired by the Atlanta Hawks, to be their assistant coach. On 26 June 2017, Spahija returned to Maccabi Tel Aviv, on a 2+1 years contract.

National teams

Spahija also led the senior Croatian national team, from 2001 to 2005, and he coached them at the EuroBasket 2003 and the EuroBasket 2005.

Coaching record

Note: The EuroLeague is not the only competition in which the team played during the season. He also coached in domestic competition, and regional competition if applicable.


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