2019 Season

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2019 Schedule
6-0-1, 1st in UEFA European Championship Qualifying
Turkey stun Albania in 90th minute (0:41)
2d
Cenk Tosun's double sees Turkey past Moldova (1:06)
33d
Ozan Tufan's late header lifts Turkey past Andorra (1:31)
36d
Group H tighter than ever after Iceland beat Turkey (0:42)
124d
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127dAssociated Press

Turkey stun World Cup champions France

Turkey moved top of their European Championship qualifying group by dominating World Cup winners France in a 2-0 home victory Saturday.

France suffer shocking defeat vs. Turkey (0:50)
127d
Turkey defeat Greece in strong showing (1:21)
136d
Incredible assist starts Turkey rout (0:40)
202d
Turkey cruise to victory over Albania (0:31)
205d
Photo by Gokhan Yilmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
210dEren Sarigul

Turkey's Erdogan plans to attend Ozil's wedding

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has extended an invitation for his upcoming wedding to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who plans to attend.

Photo by Abdullah Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
330dReuters

Sweden beat Turkey to set up Russia showdown

Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist lashed home a penalty to secure a 1-0 away win over Turkey in their UEFA Nations League B, Group 2 clash.

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363dAssociated Press

Turkey seeks 12-year sentence for Turan

The fight between Turan and pop singer Berkay Sahin began after the midfielder allegedly made comments to the singer's wife.

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1yESPN

UEFA concerned by Turkey's human rights record

UEFA expressed concerns about Turkey's approach to guaranteeing human rights but had no problems with Germany's bid as voting for Euro 2024 looms.

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1yESPN staff

Tosun sees red, makes throat-slit gesture at fan

Turkey's Cenk Tosun appeared to make a throat-slitting gesture towards a fan and had to be restrained by his teammates in a 2-2 draw with Tunisia.

AP Photo/Peter Dejon
1yPA Sport

Turkey: 'High time' to host major tournament

The head of the Turkish bid for the 2024 European Championships has said it is "high time" his country was given the chance to host a major event.

Other
1yESPN staff

Turkish fan hires crane to watch game

Having been given a one-year ban from the Denizli Atatürk stadium for a previous misdemeanour, the chap in question went to extreme lengths.

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1yChris Wright

Sahin accepted into Harvard Business School

Confounding the assertion that footballers are a little lacking in the intelligence department, Nuri Sahin has announced he's off to college.

RankingsUEFA European Championship Qualifying

Goal Difference137th
Goals Scored1514th
Assists11Tied-8th
Goals Conceded2Tied-3rd