Maccabi Tel Aviv Football Club) is an Israeli soccer club and part of the Maccabi Tel Aviv sports club.
It is one of the oldest clubs in Israeli football, and is the most successful club in Israeli football history with 18 championships, 22 national cups, 2 Asian Champions Cups and 3 Toto cups.
Maccabi have won the championship and the cup in the same season (referred to as winning the “double”) six times, and are the only club in Israel never to have played outside the top division.
With Dutch legend Johan Cruyff currently serving as General Manager, Maccabi Tel Aviv have launched their 2012/13 home and away kits from American sportwear firm Under Armour.
According to the club website: The new replica kit developed with a UPF-50 technology and a 4-way-stretch fabrication, improves mobility and accelerates dry time, while maintaining shape.
Constructed by polyester mesh fabric under the arms enables a full-range of movement and increased air flow to help regulate temperature in key heat areas during matches.
Both kits will see their first match action in upcoming July pre-season friendlies against Cieza, Deportiva Minera and Real Murcia. The club then kicks off its Toto Cup campaign on August 4th.