Hasan Şaş

Hasan Gökhan Şaş (Turkish pronunciation: [hasan ʃaʃ], born 1 August 1976) is a Turkish football coach and former player, who played as a winger.

Hasan Şaş
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Hasan with Galatasaray in 2012
Personal information
Full name Hasan Gökhan Şaş
Date of birth (1976-08-01) 1 August 1976 (age 45)
Place of birth Karataş, Turkey
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1993–1995 Adana Demirspor 4 (0)
1995–1998 Ankaragücü 80 (9)
1998–2009 Galatasaray 234 (28)
Total 318 (37)
National team
1998–2006 Turkey 40 (2)
Teams managed
2011–2013 Galatasaray (Co-assistant Manager)
2018–2020 Galatasaray (Co-assistant Manager)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

He is known for his time at Galatasaray and for his performance with the Turkey national team at the FIFA World Cup 2002, where he was voted into the All-Star Team. During both assignments, he played as a winger. He was suspended from football for six months in 1998 after doping testing returned a positive result for the banned substance.

Club careerEdit

Born in Karataş, Adana, Şaş began his club career with Ankaragücü in 1995.[citation needed]

GalatasarayEdit

In 1998, Şaş signed with Galatasaray for $4.4 million,[1] but almost immediately upon arrival, he was suspended from football for six months after doping testing returned a positive result for the banned substance Phenylpropanolamine.[2][3]

Şaş regained his spot with Galatasaray in the 1999–2000 season, in which Galatasaray won the UEFA Cup title in 2000 over Arsenal, and went on to win the 2000 UEFA Super Cup.[citation needed]

In the Champions League competition in 2000–01, Şaş made 12 appearances for Galatasaray. He scored against Spain's Real Madrid and Italy's A.C. Milan as well as against the Brazil national team in 2002 FIFA World Cup.[citation needed]

At the end of the 2008–09 Super Lig season it was announced that Galatasaray would not be renewing his contract and after declining many contracts to play in Qatar and Saudi Arabia, Şaş announced his retirement from professional football.[4]

International careerEdit

 
(#11 Hasan) Turkey national football team on an Azerbaijanian stamp for the 2002 FIFA World Cup.

Hasan made 40 appearances for the Turkey national football team from 1998 to 2006.[5]

Coaching careerEdit

Şaş resigned from duty of assistant manager of Galatasaray S.K. on 11 May 2020.[6]

Personal lifeEdit

Şaş married Sibel Yalçın on 29 June 2003.[7][8] They divorced in February 2014. The couple had two children and a cat.[9]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition[10][11]
Club Season League Cup[a] Other Cup[b] Continental[c] Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Adana Demirspor 1994–95 1. Lig[d] 3 0 3 0
Ankaragücü 1995–96 1. Lig[d] 19 1 19 1
1996–97 29 6 29 6
1997–98 32 2 32 2
Total 80 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 80 9
Galatasaray 1998–99 1. Lig[d] 24 4 6 0 30 4
1999–00 25 3 4 0 29 3
2000–01 30 6 12 2 42 8
2001–02 Süper Lig 27 2 11 0 38 2
2002–03 20 1 1 0 5 1 26 2
2003–04 22 2 1 0 7 1 30 3
2004–05 22 4 22 4
2005–06 26 2 4 0 2 0 32 2
2006–07 20 2 3 0 4 1 27 3
2007–08 10 1 4 0 1 0 4 0 19 1
2008–09 8 0 0 0 4 0 12 0
Total 234 27 13 0 1 0 59 5 307 32
Career total 317 36 13 0 1 0 59 5 390 41
  1. ^ Appearances in Turkish Cup
  2. ^ Appearances in Turkish Super Cup, Atatürk Cup, Chancellor Cup, and TSYD Cup
  3. ^ Appearances in UEFA Champions League, UEFA Cup and UEFA Super Cup
  4. ^ a b c Named respectively as Milli Lig between 1959–1962, Türkiye 1. Futbol Ligi (1. Lig) between 1962–2000, and Süper Lig from 2001 to present

InternationalEdit

Appearances and goals by national team and year[12]
National team Year Apps Goals
Turkey 1998 2 0
1999 0 0
2000 2 0
2001 9 0
2002 10 2
2003 6 0
2004 7 0
2005 3 0
2006 1 0
Total 40 2
Scores and results list Turkey's goal tally first, score column indicates score after each Şaş goal.
List of international goals scored by Hasan Şaş
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 3 June 2002 Munsu Cup Stadium, Ulsan, South Korea   Brazil 2–1 2002 FIFA World Cup
2 13 June 2002 Seoul World Cup Stadium, Seoul, South Korea   China PR 3–0 2002 FIFA World Cup

HonoursEdit

Turkey
Galatasaray
Individual

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://takvim.com.tr/multimedya/galeri/spor/turk_futbolunun_en_pahali_transferleri?tc=49&page=4
  2. ^ Turkish footballers in doping case
  3. ^ Turkish sportspeople in doping case
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 21 June 2009. Retrieved 23 August 2009.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ Mamrud, Roberto (29 October 2009). "Turkey – Record International Players". RSSSF.
  6. ^ "Galatasaray'da şok istifa... Ne diyorsak o" (in Turkish). OdaTV. 11 May 2020. Archived from the original on 11 May 2020. Retrieved 11 May 2020.
  7. ^ "Hasan Şaş'a kebaplı düğün". hurriyet.com.tr. Retrieved 15 September 2010.
  8. ^ "HASAN ŞAŞ EVLENDİ..." habervitrini.com. Archived from the original on 20 January 2011. Retrieved 15 September 2010.
  9. ^ "Hasan Şaş eşinden boşandı". skorer.milliyet.com.tr. Retrieved 15 February 2014.
  10. ^ "Hasan Sas". soccerbase.com. Retrieved 15 September 2010.
  11. ^ "Hasan Gökhan Şaş". Mackolik.com. Archived from the original on 17 March 2013. Retrieved 15 September 2010.
  12. ^ "Şaş, Hasan". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmermann. Retrieved 15 September 2010.
  13. ^ "FIFA Announces World Cup All-Star Team - 2002-06-28". Voice of America. 27 October 2009. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  14. ^ "Reyna Named to FIFA World Cup All-Star Team". www.ussoccer.com. 28 June 2002. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  15. ^ "Last updated at: (Beijing Time) Friday, June 28, 2002 FIFA Announces All-Star Team for the 2002 World Cup". 28 June 2002. Retrieved 2 February 2015.

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