2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
3-0-1, 2nd in UEFA European Championship Qualifying
Group H tighter than ever after Iceland beat Turkey (0:42)
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44dAssociated 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)
Zeki Celik's brace leads Turkey to friendly win (0:44)
Turkey defeat Greece in strong showing (1:21)
Incredible assist starts Turkey rout (0:40)
Turkey cruise to victory over Albania (0:31)
Photo by Gokhan Yilmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
127dEren 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.

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247dReuters

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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280dAssociated 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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304dESPN

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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416dESPN 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.

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434dPA 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
448dESPN 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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451dChris 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.

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486dPA Sport

Topal scores as Turkey edge out Ireland

Ireland handed senior debuts to Declan Rice, Scott Hogan and sub Matt Doherty and first starts to Alan Browne and Sean Maguire in Antalya

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560dMark Lovell

Denis Naki's car shot at on motorway

Naki, a Kurd who currently plays for Turkish side Amed SK, was given a suspended 18-month sentence in April for promoting "terrorist propaganda."

AP Photo/Darko Bandic
626dStephan Uersfeld

Sahin retires from international football

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Nuri Sahin has retired from international football after 52 caps for Turkey , saying it is time for a new generation.

RankingsUEFA European Championship Qualifying

Goal Difference84th
Goals Scored8Tied-4th
Assists7Tied-2nd
Goals Conceded0Tied-1st