Turkey News

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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...

Sahin: Liverpool form key international spot

Mike Whalley | September, 25 2012

Nuri Sahin has vowed to win a regular spot in Liverpool's midfield and boost his chances of getting back into the Turkey starting line-up.

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...

Turkey name Avci as Hiddink successor

November, 17 2011

Abdullah Avci has been named as the new Turkey boss just a day after Guus Hiddink's departure was confirmed.

Hiddink leaves Turkey

ESPNsoccernet staff | November, 16 2011

The Turkish Football Federation (TFF) has confirmed that Guus Hiddink has left his position as coach of the national team by mutual consent.

Hiddink expecting to leave Turkey post

ESPNsoccernet staff | November, 16 2011

Guus Hiddink has confirmed that he does not expect to continue as Turkey coach after failing to guide the country to next summer's European Championship finals.

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