Galatasaray S.K.

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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 September 2022, the Chairman is Dursun Özbek, and the coach is Okan Buruk.

Squad[change | change source]

As of 11 September 2022[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 France France Léo Dubois
3 DF Netherlands Netherlands Patrick van Aanholt
5 MF Uruguay Uruguay Lucas Torreira
6 MF Norway Norway Fredrik Midtsjø
7 FW Turkey Turkey Kerem Aktürkoğlu
9 FW Switzerland  Switzerland Haris Seferovic (on loan from Benfica)
10 FW Belgium Belgium Dries Mertens
11 MF Turkey Turkey Yunus Akgün
18 FW France France Bafetimbi Gomis
22 MF Turkey Turkey Berkan Kutlu
25 DF Denmark Denmark Victor Nelsson
27 MF Portugal Portugal Sérgio Oliveira
34 GK Turkey Turkey Okan Kocuk
No. Pos. Nation Player
40 DF Turkey Turkey Emin Bayram
42 DF Turkey Turkey Abdülkerim Bardakcı
50 GK Turkey Turkey Jankat Yılmaz
53 MF Turkey Turkey Barış Yılmaz
63 MF Turkey Turkey Baran Aksaka
64 MF Spain Spain Juan Mata
81 MF Turkey Turkey Hamza Akman
88 DF Turkey Turkey Kazımcan Karataş
90 DF Turkey Turkey Metehan Baltacı
93 DF France France Sacha Boey
99 FW Argentina Argentina Mauro Icardi (on loan from Paris Saint-Germain)
MF Kosovo Kosovo Milot Rashica
DF Denmark Denmark Mathias Ross
MF Austria Austria Yusuf Demir

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
- GK Turkey Turkey Batuhan Şen (at Karagümrük until 30 June 2023)
- GK Turkey Turkey Berk Balaban (at İskenderun until 30 June 2023)
DF Turkey Turkey Alpaslan Öztürk (at Eyüpspor until 30 June 2023)
DF Democratic Republic of the Congo DR Congo Christian Luyindama (at Antalyaspor until 30 June 2023)
DF Turkey Turkey Kaan Arslan (at Sarıyer until 30 June 2023)
DF Turkey Turkey Süleyman Luş (at Tuzlaspor until 30 June 2023)
DF Turkey Turkey Yiğit Demir (at Adıyaman until 30 June 2023)
DF Turkey Turkey Berkan Keskin (at Bandırmaspor until 30 June 2023)
MF Turkey Turkey Taylan Antalyalı (at Ankaragücü until 30 June 2023)
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF Turkey Turkey Atalay Babacan (at Sarıyer until 30 June 2023)
MF Romania Romania Alexandru Cicâldău (at Al-Ittihad Kalba until 30 June 2023)
MF Romania Romania Olimpiu Moruțan (at Pisa until 30 June 2023)
MF Turkey Turkey Emre Kılınç (at Ankaragücü until 30 June 2023)
MF Turkey Turkey Oğulcan Çağlayan (at Giresunspor until 30 June 2023)
MF Turkey Turkey Abdussamed Karnuçu (at Tarsus until 30 June 2023)
FW Egypt Egypt Mostafa Mohamed (at Nantes until 30 June 2023)
FW Turkey Turkey Eren Aydın (at Sarıyer until 30 June 2023)

References[change | change source]

  1. "Galatasaray S.K." www.galatasaray.org.

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