After Quaresma, our Beşiktaş transfers Guti, veteran Real Madrid players. So far, Beşiktaş seems to be most ready for the next seasons…
15 thousand attended the signing ceremony at İnönü stadium- 27 July 2010
Turkish giants Beşiktaş who have eyed both the Turkish Super League and the UEFA Europa League for the 2010-11 season has allegedly agreed to terms with the manager of Real Madrid veteran Guti.
Beşiktaş had also signed world famous Portuguese winger, Ricardo Quaresma, in an attempt to regain the Turkish League Championship and do well in the Europa League.
Besiktas defeated Vikingur of Faroe Islands 4-0 in UEFA Europa League second qualifying round second leg on Thursday.
With thsi result, Besiktas qualified for the third round of qualifying games for the 2010-2011 UEFA Europa League. The team is now expected to take on Viktoria Plzen of the Czech Republic in the third qualifying round.
Beşiktaş JK was among the teams that have discovered their opposition after the draws for the UEFA Europa League first and second qualifying rounds were made.
Beşiktaş will play against Faroese side Vikingur for second qualifying rounds. Games will be played on 15 and 22 July.
Leirvik and Gota in the Faroe Islands have a combined population of less than 2,000; on the opposite side of Europe, Istanbul’s is at least 12.8 million; little wonder that Víkingur chairman Páll Gregersen said “it was absolutely unbelievable”, when he realised that his side had been paired with Beşiktaş JK in the draw for the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round.
Turkish soccer teams climbed in the Club World Ranking of the International Federation of Football History & Statistics.