Tag Archive: Turkish Football Federation

Over 40-50 People Detained in Turkey for Alleged Match-Fixing

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More than 40 – 50 people were detained in Turkey earlier this week for connections to a football match-fixing scandal in which the investigation was originally launched by the Turkish Football Federation in… Continue reading

Guus Hiddink to become the coach of the Turkish National Team.

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It has been confirmed, through various sources, that the Turkish Football Federation has agreed in principle to hire Guus Hiddink as the head coach of the Turkish national team.  Hiddink, who is still… 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