BirthdayMay 5, 1980
BirthplaceDimona, Israel

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Yossi Benayoun

    Full name: Yossi Benayoun
    Also known as: Yossi Benayoun, Yosef Shai Benayoun, Benayoun, Yossi
    Professions: Israel footballer
    Work: Israel national football team captain

  2. Yossi Benayoun Measurements

    Height: 1.74

  3. Yossi Benayoun Biography

    Yosef Shai "Yossi" Benayoun (Hebrew: ???? ?? ??????, born 5 May 1980) is an Israeli professional footballer who plays for Israeli club Maccabi Haifa. He has previously played for Hapoel Be'er Sheva, Maccabi Haifa, Racing de Santander in Spain, two spells with West Ham United, Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal. Benayoun plays as an attacking midfielder, often occupying the space just behind the striker. He was born in Dimona, of Moroccan Jewish origin. In Israel, he is sometimes nicknamed "The Diamond from Dimona". He is also the captain of the Israeli national team.

  4. Yossi Benayoun Family

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