Galatasaray S.K. (women's volleyball)

Galatasaray HDI Sigorta is the women's volleyball section of Galatasaray S.K., a major sports club in Istanbul, Turkey. The section is sponsored by HDI Sigorta.

Galatasaray SK
Galatasaray Sports Club Logo.png
Full nameGalatasaray HDI Sigorta
Short nameGalatasaray
Founded1922
GroundTVF Burhan Felek Sport Hall
(Capacity: 7,000)
ChairmanTurkey Mustafa Cengiz
ManagerTurkey Ataman Güneyligil
LeagueTurkish Women's Volleyball League
CEV Women's Champions League
Uniforms
Home
Away
Championships
5 Turkish Championships

Previous namesEdit

  • Galatasaray (1922–2010)
  • Galatasaray Medical Park (2010–2011)
  • Galatasaray (2011–2012)
  • Galatasaray Daikin (2012–2016)
  • Galatasaray (2016–2019)
  • Galatasaray HDI Sigorta (2019–present)

HonoursEdit

Domestic competitionsEdit

International competitionsEdit

  •   CEV Cup:
    • Runners-up (3): 2011–12, 2015–16, 2020-21

Technical StaffEdit

As of 18 November 2020[1]
Name Job
  Mehmet Berent Bayrakçı Volleyball Branch General Manager
  Neslihan Turan Volleyball Branch Administrative Manager
  Nihan Güneyligil Women's Volleyball Team Manager
  Serpil Amaç Volleyball Branch Secretary
  Ataman Güneyligil Women's Volleyball Team Head Coach
  Cihan Çintay Women's Volleyball Team Coach
  Gencer Yarkın Women's Volleyball Team Coach
  Turgay Aslanyürek Women's Volleyball Team Conditioner
  Dinçer Kaya Women's Volleyball Team Physiotherapist
  Recep Vatansever Women's Volleyball Team Statistics Coach
  Onur Mahir Daşdemir Women's Volleyball Team Field Coach
  Murat Beder Masseur

Team rosterEdit

As of 21 May 2021 [2]
Shirt No Nationality Player Birth Date Position Height
1   Greece Anthí Vasilantonáki (1996-04-09) 9 April 1996 (age 25) Outside Hitter 1.96
2   Turkey İlkin Aydın (2000-01-05) 5 January 2000 (age 21) Wing-Spiker 1.83
3   Turkey Gizem Güreşen (1987-01-14) 14 January 1987 (age 34) Libero 1.78
11   Turkey Gamze Alikaya (1993-02-01) 1 February 1993 (age 28) Setter 1.79
14   Romania Alexia Căruțașu (2003-06-10) 10 June 2003 (age 18) Wing-Spiker 1.88
TBA   Turkey Nilay Karaağaç (1985-10-24) 24 October 1985 (age 35) Setter 1.79
TBA   Turkey Fatma Beyaz (1995-04-16) 16 April 1995 (age 26) Middle-blocker 1.86
TBA   Slovenia Saša Planinšec (1995-06-02) 2 June 1995 (age 26) Middle-blocker 1.85
TBA   Turkey Su Zent (1996-03-23) 23 March 1996 (age 25) Middle-blocker 1.85
TBA   Turkey Zeynep Sude Demirel (2000-11-27) 27 November 2000 (age 20) Middle-blocker 1.98
TBA   Turkey Bihter Dumanoğlu (1995-02-03) 3 February 1995 (age 26) Libero 1.75

PreviousEdit

For a listing of past rosters, see Galatasaray Women's Volleyball Team past rosters.

Notable playersEdit

Former coachesEdit

Dates Name
1989–1993   Mehmet Bedestenlioğlu
1993–1997   Cengiz Göllü
1997–1999   Mehmet Bedestenlioğlu
1999–2000   Eugenio George Lafita
2000–2002   Gökhan Edman
2004–2007   Gökhan Çokşen
2007–2008   Ahmet Reşat Arığ
2008   Mehmet Bedestenlioğlu
2008–2011   Gökhan Edman
2011–2012   Dragan Nešić
2012–2015   Massimo Barbolini
2015–present   Ataman Güneyligil

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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