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Turkcell Super League – Week 19 Sunday recap

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Week 19 of the Turkcell Super League season came to a close on Sunday with the top four teams in action.  With the gap between first and second separated by only a point,… Continue reading

Turkcell Super League – week 19 – Friday and Saturday matches.

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The march to the Turkcell Super League championship continues onward this week.  A total of three games were featured on Friday and Saturday.  After their match last week was postponed, Beşiktaş got their… Continue reading

Turkcell Super League – Giovani dos Santos joins Galatasaray on loan.

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It has now been reported by Fanatik and Sky Sports in England that Mexican international player Giovani dos Santos will now head to Galatasaray on a loan.  The player had been playing for… Continue reading

Turkcell Super League – week 18 – Sunday action

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The opening weekend of the second half of the season for the Turkcell Super League came to a close Sunday.  With Fenerbahçe consolidating their lead at the top, Galatasaray needed to win to… Continue reading

Turkcell Super League – Week 18 – Friday and Saturday action

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After nearly a month off because of a winter break, the Turkcell Super League got back into action with a set of matches on Friday and Saturday.  The top four in the league… Continue reading

Turkcell Super League – Digiturk retains Super League broadcast rights through 2014.

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Digiturk, the satellite service hosting LigTV, has renewed their contract to broadcast the Turkcell Super League for the next four seasons, from the 2010 to 2014.  Digiturk will play $321 million each season… Continue reading

Kayserispor player suspended due to match-fixing.

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A match fixing scandal reported a few days ago in Turkish newspapers rocked Turkish soccer and European soccer in general.  There has been some action taken in order to alleviate the problem.  Kayserispor,… Continue reading

Alledged Match Fixing in Turkey as 19 Matches Allegedly Fixed

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On January 5th, national daily newspaper Milliyet broke the story that 19 soccer matches in Turkey have allegedly been fixed.  English language daily Today’s Zaman also reported this story the following day.  The… Continue reading

Turkish national team – Coaching rumors

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The Turkish national team has not had a head coach since the last of the World Cup qualifiers was ended in October.  With Fatih Terim’s resignation, there have been plenty of rumors going… Continue reading

Turkcell Super League – week 16 – Sunday action.

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With Galatasaray and Fenerbahçe getting back on the winning track on Friday and Saturday respectively, it was up to the leaders going into Sunday’s matches in the Turkcell Super League to keep up.… Continue reading