Dele Yampolsky is a Nigerian-born Israeli footballer who plays as a midfielder.
His first name “Bamidele” means “Follow me home” in Yoruba. His unusual surname is the result of being adopted by his stepfather who is Israeli of Russian descent and moved him and his mother from Nigeria to Israel after getting
NAME: Bamidele Ogunsanya
DATE OF BIRTH: 28 July 1988
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In 2004 Yampolsky moved to Maccabi Netanya there he played for two years in the youth team until he got promoted to the senior side there he became a permanent part of the team.
On June 20, 2011 after 7 years in Netanya he moved to Maccabi Haifa for a fee of $440,000. He rejected a move to TSV 1860 München and Hapoel Tel Aviv in order to get a chance to play in the Champions League with Haifa.
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Israeli Premier League:
Runner-up (3): 2006-07, 2007–08, 2012–13
Israel State Cup:
Runner-up (1): 2012