PROFESSIONAL SOCCER IN ISRAEL
Wednesday, May 20
Ever wondered what it is like to be a professional soccer player in Israel?
Leo Krupnik had an impressive career competing in the Israeli Premier League with teams such as Maccabi Netanya, Maccabi Haifa and Maccabi Herzliya. Leo played the 2009 season in the MLS before returning to Israel to finish his career. A Graduate of the University of California, Berkley, Leo was signed to play in Israel after competing in the 2005 Maccabiah.
Diana Redman has played professionally in Israel, the US and Spain. While competing for Maccabi Holon, her team won 2 Ligat Nashim Championships and made 6 UEFA Women’s Champions League appearances. In 2010, Diana was named to the Israel Women’s National Team and has competed against some of the best athletes in the world. She is a graduate of Queens College in New York.