Fatih Karagümrük S.K.

Fatih Karagümrük S.K., also called Karagümrükspor, is a Turkish professional football club based in the Karagümrük neighbourhood of the Fatih district in İstanbul. They currently play in the Süper Lig, the top tier of Turkish football.

Fatih Karagümrük S.K.
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Full nameFatih Karagümrük Sportif Faaliyetler San. Tic. A.Ş.
Nickname(s)Kara Kırmızı
Founded1926; 95 years ago (1926)
GroundAtatürk Olympic Stadium
Capacity76,761
OwnerSüleyman Hurma
ChairmanSüleyman Hurma
ManagerFrancesco Farioli
LeagueSüper Lig
2019–20TFF First League, 5th (promoted via play-off)
WebsiteClub website
Current season

HistoryEdit

The club was founded in 1926. It joined the national tiers of the football pyramid in 1933.

The club played in the Turkish Premier League in the years 1959–1963 and 1983–1984.

Karagümrük were relegated to the Turkish Regional Amateur League twice.

The side currently plays in the Süper Lig, after being promoted from the TFF First League in the 2019–2020 season.[1]

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 1 February 2021[2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
2 GK   ITA Emiliano Viviano
3 DF   TUR Alparslan Erdem
4 DF   TUR Koray Altınay
5 DF   CHI Enzo Roco
6 MF   ARG Lucas Biglia (captain)
8 MF   TUR Zeki Yıldırım
9 FW   POL Artur Sobiech
11 FW   TUR Mevlüt Erdinç
14 MF   TUR Efe Tatlı
15 DF   USA Eric Lichaj
16 FW   ITA Fabio Borini
18 MF   SEN Alassane Ndao
19 FW   FRA Yannis Salibur
21 DF   TUR Murat Sarıgül
22 DF   TUR Fatih Kuruçuk
23 MF   TUR Aksel Aktas
24 MF   GEO Vato Arveladze
No. Pos. Nation Player
25 GK   TUR Yavuz Ulaş Genç
26 DF   NOR Vegar Eggen Hedenstad
29 DF   SVN Jure Balkovec
37 DF   ARG Gastón Campi (on loan from Trabzonspor)
71 FW   SWE Jimmy Durmaz (on loan from Galatasaray)
75 DF   TUR Furkan Kara
77 FW   NED Jeremain Lens (on loan from Beşiktaş)
78 MF   TUR Egemen Pehlivan
80 MF   CHI Cristóbal Jorquera
87 DF   BIH Ervin Zukanović
89 MF   ARG Lucas Castro
90 FW    SUI Kemal Ademi (on loan from Fenerbahçe)
91 MF   ITA Andrea Bertolacci
93 GK   TUR Aykut Özer
96 MF   TUR Emre Çolak
99 GK   TUR Muzaffer Cem Kablan

League participationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fatih Karagümrük promoted to Turkish Süper Lig". Daily Sabah. 31 July 2020.
  2. ^ "OYUNCULAR". Fatih Karagümrük. Retrieved December 28, 2020.

External linksEdit