The league start today! Beşiktaş plays with Antalyaspor tomorrow.
Well, for those who are familiar the photo above is my season pass card. Erkan returns to İnönü. I couldn’t help buying this year’s pass. The photo used in the card is as far as I remember from the 1949-50 season when Beşiktaş defeated Fenerbahçe 1-0 and became the champion. A giant poster of this photo is hanged in Inönü Stadium Store and the title is ‘Being a BJK fan’
Before an evening of football, in two hours I will have to attend a wedding ceremony. A friend and former colleague, Erol, gets married today.
It seems that there will be high tensions among Fenerbahçe (FB) fans. The FB president Aziz Yıldırım now dislikes GFB (Young Fenerbahce fan group). He is rumored to be effective in helping the flourishing of the group but now they are too much and Mr. Yıldırım is rumored to be supporting another emerging group. News in Turkish here, here and here.
GALATASARAY Last year’s champion Galatasaray was forced to find a new coach to replace caretaker Cevat Güler, who filled in Karl Heinz Feldkamp’s boots later 2007/08 season. Skibbe
Turkey super league to launch at weekend………….
Turkey’s premier soccer loop, is set to make a kick-off with games this weekend. Galatasaray will take on Denizlispor, for the starter on Saturday at 7:00 p.m. local time(12:Noon,ET) in Istanbul.
GALATASARAY WINS THE SUPER CUP OF TURKEY!…
Harry Kewell Hasan Sas connection works for Gala…
It was a rotten first half to watch but,in the second half of the match, Gaatasaray looked like more of soccer team .
Besiktas’ players celebrate with scorer Mert Nobre (11) his goal against Siroki Brijeg during their UEFA Cup soccer match in Siroki Brijeg August 14, 2008.
REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (BOSNIA AND HERZEGIOVINA)
Besiktas beat Bosnian side Siroki Brijeg 2-1 away through Matias Delgado (19) and Marcio Nobre (83) goals, with D Silic pulling one back in the 90th minute for the home side.
Turkish Super League is about to start and the number of TV soccer commentators in Turkey is more than in Brazil! Milliyet reports that there are more 100 commentators and there is a real rivalry among TV channels to transfer the popular commentators!
Turkcell Super League giants Galatasaray and Fenerbahçe will play the first leg game of their Champions League third qualifying round clashes tonight, hoping to secure wins and earn places in
Yesterday was another dark day for the Turkish Olympic team, as all the athletes who competed failed. Soner Sucu lost to Islam-Beka Albiev of Russia 12-0 in the men’s 60-kilogram Greco-
Sivasspor’s dream of winning a place in the UEFA Cup faded away with a 3-0 loss at Braga Saturday night. Losing the first game 2-0 at home, Sivasspor was not really touted for victory,
Portuguese outfit Braga secured a 2-0 victory over Sivasspor.