Galatasaray S.K.

Turkish association football team

Galatasaray is a sports club in Istanbul, Turkey. They started in 1905.

Logo of Galatasaray

In 2000, they became the first Turkish club to win both the UEFA Cup and the UEFA Super Cup in the same year. The team's colors are red and yellow. Turkish people also call it "Cim Bom". Their mascot is a lion. The Turk Telecom Stadium is their stadium, and is also known as Aslantepe; Lion Hill. It is an all-seater stadium. It can hold 52,652 people.

Galatasaray is one of the "big five" clubs in Turkey. The other clubs are Fenerbahçe, Beşiktaş, Trabzonspor and Bursaspor. They have won the Spor Toto Super League 22 times and Ziraat Turkish Cup 18 times. As of January 2016, the Chairman is Mustafa Cengiz, and the coach is Fatih Terim.

SquadEdit

As of 5 October 2020[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   Uruguay Fernando Muslera (Captain)
2 DF   Turkey Şener Özbayraklı
3 DF   Norway Omar Elabdellaoui
4 MF   Turkey Taylan Antalyalı
8 FW   Netherlands Ryan Babel
9 FW   Colombia Radamel Falcao
10 MF   Morocco Younès Belhanda
13 MF   Nigeria Peter Etebo (on loan from Stoke City)
14 DF   Norway Martin Linnes
15 MF   Netherlands Ryan Donk (Vice-captain)
17 FW   Turkey Oğulcan Çağlayan
18 FW   Turkey Kerem Aktürkoğlu
19 MF   Turkey Ömer Bayram
20 MF   Turkey Emre Akbaba
No. Pos. Nation Player
23 DF   Turkey Emre Taşdemir
27 DF   Congo DR Christian Luyindama
34 GK   Turkey Okan Kocuk
36 DF   Uruguay Marcelo Saracchi (on loan from RB Leipzig)
40 DF   Turkey Emin Bayram
45 DF   Brazil Marcão Teixeira
54 MF   Turkey Emre Kılınç
66 MF   Turkey Arda Turan (Vice-captain)
77 MF   Nigeria Jesse Sekidika
80 FW   Turkey Ali Yavuz Kol
89 MF   Algeria Sofiane Feghouli
90 FW   Senegal Mbaye Diagne
99 GK   France Fatih Öztürk
DF   Nigeria Valentine Ozornwafor

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
12 GK   Turkey Batuhan Şen (on loan at Hekimoğlu Trabzon until 31st May 2021)
21 MF   Sweden Jimmy Durmaz (on loan at Fatih Karagümrük SK until 31st May 2021)
30 MF   Turkey Atalay Babacan (on loan at Adanaspor until 31st May 2021)
35 FW   Turkey Yunus Akgün (on loan at Adana Demirspor until 31st May 2021)
44 GK   Turkey İsmail Çipe (on loan at Kayserispor until 31st May 2021)
46 DF   Turkey Gökay Güney (on loan at Bandırmaspor until 31st May 2021)
47 DF   Turkey Abdussamed Karnuçu (on loan at Tarsus İdman Yurdu until 31st May 2021)
No. Pos. Nation Player
48 DF   Turkey Emirhan Civelek (on loan at Sakaryaspor until 31st May 2021)
52 GK   Turkey Berk Balaban (on loan at Ankaraspor until 31st May 2021)
61 MF   Turkey Metehan Mertöz (on loan at Eyüpspor until 31st May 2021)
64 MF   Turkey Ferhan Evren (on loan at Afyonspor until 31st May 2021)
DF   Turkey Ercan Şirin (on loan at Serik Belediyespor until 31st May 2021)
DF   Turkey Süleyman Lus (on loan at Şanlıurfaspor until 31st May 2021)
MF   Turkey Erkan Süer (on loan at Şanlıurfaspor until 31st May 2021)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Futbol Takım Kadrosu - GALATASARAY.ORG". www.galatasaray.org.

Other websitesEdit