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's 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. Position Player
1   GK Fernando Muslera (Captain)
2   DF Şener Özbayraklı
3   DF Omar Elabdellaoui
4   MF Taylan Antalyalı
8   FW Ryan Babel
9   FW Radamel Falcao
10   MF Younès Belhanda
13   MF Peter Etebo (on loan from Stoke City)
14   DF Martin Linnes
15   MF Ryan Donk (Vice-captain)
17   FW Oğulcan Çağlayan
18   FW Kerem Aktürkoğlu
19   MF Ömer Bayram
20   MF Emre Akbaba
No. Position Player
23   DF Emre Taşdemir
27   DF Christian Luyindama
34   GK Okan Kocuk
36   DF Marcelo Saracchi (on loan from RB Leipzig)
40   DF Emin Bayram
45   DF Marcão Teixeira
54   MF Emre Kılınç
66   MF Arda Turan (Vice-captain)
77   MF Jesse Sekidika
80   FW Ali Yavuz Kol
89   MF Sofiane Feghouli
90   FW Mbaye Diagne
99   GK Fatih Öztürk
  DF 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. Position Player
12   GK Batuhan Şen (on loan at Hekimoğlu Trabzon until 31st May 2021)
21   MF Jimmy Durmaz (on loan at Fatih Karagümrük SK until 31st May 2021)
30   MF Atalay Babacan (on loan at Adanaspor until 31st May 2021)
35   FW Yunus Akgün (on loan at Adana Demirspor until 31st May 2021)
44   GK İsmail Çipe (on loan at Kayserispor until 31st May 2021)
46   DF Gökay Güney (on loan at Bandırmaspor until 31st May 2021)
47   DF Abdussamed Karnuçu (on loan at Tarsus İdman Yurdu until 31st May 2021)
No. Position Player
48   DF Emirhan Civelek (on loan at Sakaryaspor until 31st May 2021)
52   GK Berk Balaban (on loan at Ankaraspor until 31st May 2021)
61   MF Metehan Mertöz (on loan at Eyüpspor until 31st May 2021)
64   MF Ferhan Evren (on loan at Afyonspor until 31st May 2021)
  DF Ercan Şirin (on loan at Serik Belediyespor until 31st May 2021)
  DF Süleyman Lus (on loan at Şanlıurfaspor until 31st May 2021)
  MF Erkan Süer (on loan at Şanlıurfaspor until 31st May 2021)

ReferencesEdit

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

Other websitesEdit