Fenerbahçe was determined not to go down in the title race without a fight, both literally and figuratively, as the last minutes of their 2-2 draw away at Başakşehirspor, which gave archrival Galatasaray the league title, ended with a spree of red cards and two Fener players dangerously kicking their rivals
Galatasaray beat city rival Beşiktaş 2-0 in a Spor Toto Super League game at Türk Telekom Arena in Istanbul on May 24, all but clinching a third title in four years with just one week remaining.
Beşiktaş coach Slaven Bilic has confirmed that he will leave the club at the end of the season as media speculation grew that he may replace Sam Allardyce as West Ham United manager
Galatasaray was crowned champions of Turkey’s top flight for a record 20th time on May 25, after perennial Istanbul rival Fenerbahçe had four men sent off in a 2-2 draw at Başakşehir
Spor Toto Super League leader Galatasaray hosts Beşiktaş this weekend in a game that could see the Istanbul club take the last step toward the league title.
Turkey’s Beşiktaş has decided to part ways with Croatian coach Slaven Bilic at the end of the season, intensifying efforts to replace him after the last two games of the league campaign
Turkish Spor Toto Süper League leaders Galatasaray advanced to the Ziraat Turkey Cup’s semi-final May 29 with an aggregate score of 5-3 against Medicana Sivasspor, despite losing the second leg 2-1 away in Sivas
Hürriyet correspondent Çınar Oskay and photojournalist Sebati Karakurt write about the unfortunate league final for Tractor Sazi Tabriz, an Iranian football club with its Azeri fans who sport Turkish nationalist symbols
Beşiktaş’s Spor Toto Super League title hopes came to an inglorious end on May 18 in Ankara, with a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Torku Konyaspor
The Turkish Basketball League (TBL) playoffs get underway on May 20, as third seed Darüşşafaka Doğuş welcomes Trabzonspor Medical Park to Ayhan Şahenk Arena with tip-off scheduled for 6:45 p.m. local time and second seed Anadolu Efes hosts Türk Telekom at Istanbul’s Abdi İpekçi Arena
Galatasaray narrowly beat Gençlerbirliği in the Turkish Spor Toto Super League match-up on May 16, as Dutch star midfielder Wesley Sneijder scored a vital goal on the road to the domestic title, with two games to spare
Turkish top flight football side Beşiktaş on May 16 rejected reports that it was planning to replace Croatian manager Slaven Bilic after a string of poor results.
As two leading title contenders, Beşiktaş and Fenerbahçe, lost two key points each during the rare week day campaign at Spor Toto Super League, leader Galatasaray prepares to take on Gençlerbirliği
Fenerbahçe narrowly beat Medicana Sivasspor 3-2 in an away match to sit in second place in the Turkish Spor Toto Super League, keeping pace with league-leading Galatasaray.
Beşiktaş maintained its lead atop the Spor Toto Super League standings on May 3 with a 2-0 victory at underperforming Black Sea giant Trabzonspor thanks to a pair of second-half goals
Journalists marched with the slogan “stand up for journalism” on World Press Freedom Day, celebrated worldwide on May 3
The title race in the Spor Toto Super League may take a new twist this weekend when league leader Beşiktaş visits Trabzonspor on May 3 in Week 29 of the season
Beşiktaş reclaimed the top seat in the Spot Toto Super League thanks to an injury time winner against Karabükspor in the closing game of the week
Fenerbahçe beat Bursaspor 1-0 at home in a Spor Toto Super League game on April 20 to take over the top spot in the standings
The recent armed attack on the Fenerbahçe team bus should not be surprising, considering the worrying atmosphere of escalating tension around sport in Turkey, a prominent sports journalist has told the Hürriyet Daily News in an exclusive interview.
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