Galatasaray’s chairman is alone in his claim that a major match-fixing probe was launched after Fenerbahçe refused to pay $50 million to Fethullah Gülen
Turkey’s last remaining participants in European competition, Beşiktaş and Trabzonspor, will face difficult respective tests against Liverpool and Napoli in the Europa League Round of 32 following a draw on Dec. 15 in Nyon, Switzerland.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey scored a contender for goal of the season when he blasted home a 30-meter volley to help his team cruise past Galatasaray 4-1 to finish second in Champions League Group D on Dec. 9.
Beşiktaş will host Tottenham Hotspur with the Group C leadership at stake, while Trabzonspor visits Legia Warsaw in Group L
The calculators will be out in force as AS Roma and Manchester City clash for a place in the last 16 of the Champions League on Dec. 10 with outsiders CSKA Moscow lurking in the background.
Beşiktaş cruised past Trabzonspor 3-0 on Dec. 7 at Konya Metropolitan Torku Arena, defending its top spot on the Spor Toto Süper League standings.
Beşiktaş and Trabzonspor, the two remaining Turkish teams in the UEFA competitions, are set to battle each other in a crucial league game followed closely by rivals
Dutch police have raided the house of Galatasaray midfielder Wesley Sneijder in his hometown Utrecht in a search for drugs, according to reports in the Dutch media
Daily Hürriyet said Hamza Hamzaoğlu, a former Galatasaray player who has been assisting coach Fatih Terim for the national team, has been assigned as the new coach
Turkey’s Trabzonspor and Beşiktaş each qualified for the round of 32 knockout stage in UEFA Europa League with a match to spare in the group stages following action on Nov. 27
Istanbul’s Beşiktaş seeks to advance to the next round of the UEFA Europa League at a difficult away game against Asteras Tripolis in neighboring Greece while Trabzon will face Metalist Kharkiv at home
Galatasaray is set to part ways with Italian coach Cesare Prandelli in the wake of a defeat that ended the Istanbul club’s European campaign this season.
Türk Telekom has acquired broadcasting rights for the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europe League matches for three seasons from the beginning of the 2015-2016 season
25-year-old Ivkovic was killed during a Euroleague game between Galatasaray and Red Star in Istanbul
Beşiktaş’ Senegalese international Demba Ba shone over the weekend with two goals against city rivals Kasımpaşa, raising the total number of his league goals this year to five
Cüneyt Çakır, Turkey’s highest ranked football referee, was hospitalized at the halftime of a Spor Toto Super League game in Ankara on Nov. 23 after he told one of his assistants that he could not breathe.
Youth and Sports Minister Akif Çağatay Kılıç has spoken out against a ban on footballers’ beards
A pre-Euro 2016 qualifier match-up is more than a friendly for both Turkey and Brazil, with the visiting side’s Neymar putting Arda Turan under the spotlight during a sideline interview
Turkish Spor Toto Super League club Trabzonspor has parted ways with its Bosnian manager, Vahid Halilhodzic, in a mutual agreement
Turkey boss Terim shuns Bayer Leverkusen regulars Ömer Toprak and Hakan Çalhanoğlu for games against Brazil and Kazakhstan
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