Gal Alberman, the Maccabi Tel Aviv midfielder from 2010-2017 announced his retirement today, Thursday after a 19 year career.

Alberman arrived at Maccabi in the summer of 2010 after two seasons with German Bundesliga outfit Borussia Monchengladbach. 

The midfielder played seven seasons for Maccabi and was a central figure during the club’s successful run in 2012/13. With the Yellow & Blue, Alberman also served as the club’s captain throughout the years, won 3 league championships, a State Cup and a Toto Cup.

In 2015/16 Alberman was selected as the Players Player at the Gala event. Watch the video clip that sums up his career.

הרגעים הגדולים של גל אלברמן עונת 2015/16

Alberman made 312 appearances for Maccabi Tel Aviv across all competitions and was also part of the 2015/16 squad that advanced to the Champions League Group Stages as well as the team that played in the Europa League in 2013/14 and 2016/17. The midfielder scored 10 goals and recorded 7 assists over the course of his career.