Galatasaray S.K.

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(Redirected from Galatasaray)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Logo of Galatasaray

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

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.

Squad[change | change source]

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

Out on loan[change | change source]

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

References[change | change source]

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

Other websites[change | change source]