Turkey Features

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Turkey keen to call-up Adnan Januzaj

Richard Jolly | March, 27 2014

Turkey manager Fatih Terim is trying to persuade Adnan Januzaj to play for his side. •Payne: Humiliation now commonplace The Manchester United teenager has Turkish heritage but is eligible to play for five different international teams ...

Spain-El Salvador to play World Cup friendlies

Associated Press | February, 28 2014

NEW YORK -- Defending World Cup champion Spain will play an exhibition game against El Salvador on June 7 at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., before heading to the World Cup in Brazil. Seven matches involving six World Cup teams were announced Frid...

Januzaj set to play in Kosovo's first official match

ESPN staff | February, 15 2014

Manchester United winger Adnan Januzaj could be set to make his international debut for Kosovo next month, although he would still be eligible to play for another country afterwards. Januzaj, 19, who has enjoyed an impressive season with Unite...

England accepts Turkey strength for Euro 2020 bid

ESPN staff | September, 24 2013

The English Football Association believes Turkey is the "front-runners" to host the Euro 2020 semi-finals and final. Last week, Turkey's Football Federation general secretary, Emre Alkin, said the nation was confident Istanbul will b...

Turkey cancel Uzbekistan friendly, line up Ghana

ESPN staff | August, 6 2013

Turkey are to play Ghana in Istanbul on August 14 after cancelling a friendly match against Uzbekistan due to "extreme heat." Temperatures reached 38 degrees in Tashkent on Tuesday and are expected to be in the mid-30s next week, whe...

Bilic hails 'fantastic' Croatia display

ESPN staff | November, 11 2011

Croatia coach Slaven Bilic has admitted his side's 3-0 victory over Turkey surpassed his own pre-match expectations, as he celebrated taking a huge step towards the Euro 2012 finals. Goals from Ivica Olic, Mario Mandzukic and Vedran Corluka h...

Rewind: Turkey's comeback kings halted

Tom Adams | October, 7 2010

Tom Adams rewinds to Euro 2008, when Germany finally ended Turkey's incredible run.

Alyhan: How 'Those Crazy Turks' got so far

Alp Ayhan | July, 2 2008

Alp Ayhan has the inside story on Turkey's amazing progress to the brink of the final.

Bidwell: Will Turkey's luck finally run out?

Nick Bidwell | June, 23 2008

Nick Bidwell looks ahead to Wednesday's semi and asks if Turkey have what it takes to beat Germany.

Johnson: Croatia must learn lesson of cruel fate

Dale Johnson | June, 20 2008

Dale Johnson witnessed the drama of Croatia exiting the tournament yet another Turkish turnaround.

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