Samet Aybaba

Samet Aybaba (born 3 February 1955, in Osmaniye) is a Turkish football manager and former player who was most recently the manager of Kayserispor.

Samet Aybaba
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Samet Aybaba in 2013
Personal information
Full name Samet Aybaba
Date of birth (1955-02-03) February 3, 1955 (age 65)
Place of birth Osmaniye, Turkey
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position(s) Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1977–1988 Beşiktaş 334 (7)
National team
1973–1974 Turkey U18 8 (0)
1977 Turkey U21 2 (0)
Teams managed
Years Clubs
1993–1994 Kayseri Erciyesspor
1994–1995 Adana Demirspor
1996–1997 Kayseri Erciyesspor
1997–1998 Ankaragücü
1999–2000 Vanspor
2000–2001 Gençlerbirliği
2001–2002 Gaziantepspor
2002–2003 Trabzonspor
2004–2005 Ankaraspor
2006 Gaziantepspor
2007 Çaykur Rizespor
2007–2008 Bursaspor
2008–2009 Gençlerbirliği
2010–2011 Bucaspor
2012–2013 Beşiktaş
2013–2014 Antalyaspor
2014–2015 Adana Demirspor (Director of football)
2015–2016 Eskişehirspor
2017–2018 Sivasspor
2018–2019 Bursaspor
2019 Kayserispor
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

CareerEdit

He was born 2 March 1955 in Adana. He began a football career in İskenderunspor. He transferred to Beşiktaş JK in 1977–78 season. He played as defender and midfielder in Beşiktaş JK. He played 334 matches for Beşiktaş and scored 7 goals. He won 2 League Championships, 1 Presidency Cup, 1 Prime Ministry Cup and 2 TSYD Cups and retired after finishing the 1987–88 season. He coached clubs such as Ankaragücü, Kayserispor, Vanspor, Adana Demirspor, Gençlerbirliği, Gaziantepspor, Trabzonspor and Ankaraspor. Aybaba won two Turkish Cups—one with Gençlerbirliği in a final against Fenerbahçe SK and one with Trabzonspor. He also won the Efes Pilsen tournament with Trabzonspor defeating Fenerbahçe SK in the final. He signed with Beşiktaş J.K. as a new coach on 16 June 2012. His contract was terminated on 20 May 2013.

International careerEdit

Samet was a youth international for Turkey.[1]

Managerial statisticsEdit

As of 2 March 2019
Managerial record by team and tenure
Team Nat From To Record
G W D L Win %
Kayseri Erciyesspor   21 January 1993 8 July 1994 47 14 11 22 029.79
Adana Demirspor   8 July 1994 23 February 1995 23 3 3 17 013.04
Kayseri Erciyesspor   2 January 1996 25 July 1997 56 28 12 16 050.00
Ankaragücü   25 July 1997 22 November 1998 52 18 9 25 034.62
Vanspor   9 July 1999 6 January 2000 16 4 4 8 025.00
Gençlerbirliği   6 January 2000 11 April 2001 52 25 10 17 048.08
Gaziantepspor   8 October 2001 21 June 2002 31 14 7 10 045.16
Trabzonspor   21 June 2002 11 November 2003 53 26 15 12 049.06
Ankaraspor   22 July 2004 10 November 2005 51 17 15 19 033.33
Gaziantepspor   23 February 2006 31 May 2006 17 6 3 8 035.29
Çaykur Rizespor   1 July 2007 29 August 2007 3 0 0 3 000.00
Bursaspor   25 October 2007 4 November 2008 40 16 9 15 040.00
Gençlerbirliği   6 November 2008 31 May 2009 25 8 5 12 032.00
Bucaspor   13 October 2010 8 April 2011 27 7 4 16 025.93
Beşiktaş   16 June 2012 27 May 2013 38 19 10 9 050.00
Antalyaspor   29 June 2013 10 March 2014 34 12 13 9 035.29
Eskişehirspor   19 November 2015 15 June 2016 30 10 6 14 033.33
Sivasspor   24 March 2017 1 June 2018 48 22 11 15 045.83
Bursaspor   1 June 2018 Present 25 5 12 8 020.00
Total 668 254 159 255 038.02

HonoursEdit

Player honoursEdit

Beşiktaş

Managerial honoursEdit

Ankaragücü
Gençlerbirliği
Trabzonspor
Sivasspor

ReferencesEdit

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