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QPR transfer news: Yossie Benayoun leaves Queens Park Rangers to head back home as he joins Maccabi Haifa

Benayoun signs a two-year deal with the Israeli side after the former West Ham, Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal midfielder's contract ran out at Loftus Road

QPR midfielder Yossi Benayoun has signed for Maccabi Haifa.

The 34-year-old Israel international, who has also played for West Ham, Liverpool and Chelsea, has signed a two-year deal.

He joined QPR in December last year and went on to make 17 appearances, scoring three goals as Harry Redknapp's side secured a return to the Premier League via the play-offs.