Turkey men's national water polo team

The Turkish men's national water polo team was formed in 1930s.

Turkey
Flag of Turkey.svg
FINA codeTUR
AssociationTürkiye Sutopu Federasyonu
ConfederationLEN (Europe)
Head coachSinan Turunç
Asst coachOytun Okman
Mehmet Özkol
CaptainBerk Bıyık
FINA ranking (since 2008)
Current19 (as of 9 August 2021)
Biggest win
Turkey  29–0  Latvia
(27 September 2015)
Biggest defeat
Turkey  1–27  Greece
(16 July 2018)
European Championship
Appearances7 (first in 1966)
Best result10th (2010)

ResultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

Water polo at the Summer Olympics
Year[1] Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
1900–2020 Did not enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0/26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Olympic Games QualificationEdit

Water polo at the Summer Olympics
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
2012 7th place 7 1 2 4 56 98 −42
Total 1/14 7 1 2 4 56 98 −42

FINA World LeagueEdit

FINA Water Polo World League
Year[1] Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
2010 Preliminary Round 6 0 0 6 36 87 −51
2011 Preliminary Round 6 0 0 6 20 68 −48
2012 Preliminary Round 6 0 0 6 27 81 −54
2013 Preliminary Round 6 0 0 6 22 104 −82
2015 Preliminary Round 8 1 0 7 40 105 −65
2016 Preliminary Round 6 0 0 6 34 97 −63
Total 6/16 38 1 0 37 179 542 −363

European ChampionshipEdit

European Water Polo Championship
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
1966 16th place 7 0 1 6 6 69 −63
1991 14th place 6 1 1 4 50 88 −38
2010 10th place 8 1 0 7 45 102 −57
2012 12th place 7 0 0 7 33 119 −86
2016 16th place 7 0 1 6 51 110 −59
2018 15th place 5 1 0 4 31 99 −68
2020 12th place 6 1 0 5 40 92 −52
Total 7/34 46 4 3 39 256 679 −423

European Championship QualificationEdit

European Water Polo Championship
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
1993 Did not qualify 5 1 1 3 0 0 0
1999 Did not qualify 3 0 0 3 15 46 −31
2001 Did not qualify 3 0 0 3 10 27 −17
2003 Did not qualify 5 1 0 4 33 67 −34
2006 Did not qualify 3 1 0 2 16 33 −17
2010 Qualify 3 2 0 1 22 23 −1
2012 Qualify 6 4 1 1 58 34 +24
2014 Did not qualify 2 1 0 1 16 17 −1
2016 Qualify 6 4 0 2 83 43 +40
2018 Qualify 2 1 1 0 18 15 +3
Total 10/10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

European Championship Level IIEdit

European Water Polo Championship
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
1987 9th place 4 2 0 2 28 28 0
1994 9th place 2 2 0 0 15 13 +2
1996 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002 4th place 6 4 0 2 39 33 +6
2004 4th place 7 5 0 2 66 40 +24
2007 8th place 7 3 1 3 74 68 +6
2009 Champion 8 7 0 1 87 50 +37
Total 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

LEN Europa CupEdit

LEN Europa Cup
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
2018 Did not enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0/1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

European Games (Junior Team)Edit

European Games
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
2015 13th place 5 2 0 3 37 54 −17
Total 1/1 5 2 0 3 37 54 −17

FINA World Development TrophyEdit

FINA World Water Polo Development Trophy
Year[1] Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
2007–2017 ِDid not enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0/6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Islamic Solidarity GamesEdit

Islamic Solidarity Games
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
2005 Did not enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Champion 4 3 1 0 64 20 +44
Total 1/2 4 3 1 0 64 20 +44

Mediterranean GamesEdit

Water polo at the Mediterranean Games
Year Round Pld W D L GS GA GD
1951 Did enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1955 Did enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1959 Did enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1963 Did enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1967 Did enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971 5th place 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975 5th place 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979 5th place 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 6th place 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 Third place 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 6th place 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993 Did enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997 Did enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001 Did enter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005 8th place 4 0 1 3 18 40 −22
2009 8th place 5 0 0 5 33 57 −24
2013 7th place 3 0 0 3 15 39 −24
2018 8th place 4 0 0 4 14 70 −56
10/18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Current squadEdit

Roster for the 2020 Men's European Water Polo Championship.[2]

Head coach: Sinan Turunç

No Name Pos. L/R Date of birth Height Weight Caps Club
1 Attila Sezer GK R (1975-09-13) 13 September 1975 (age 46) 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) 105 kg (231 lb) 295   Enka SK
2 Selçuc Can Caner AR R (2001-12-03) 3 December 2001 (age 19) 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 83 kg (183 lb) 30   Adalar SS
3 Mehmet Yutmaz AR R (2002-07-07) 7 July 2002 (age 19) 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 98 kg (216 lb) 25   Enka SK
4 Fatih Acar AR R (1998-11-22) 22 November 1998 (age 23) 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 84 kg (185 lb) 35   Enka SK
5 Berk Bıyık (C) CF R (1993-01-01) 1 January 1993 (age 28) 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 110 kg (240 lb) 100   Heybeliada SK
6 Emre Gürdenli CB R (2000-05-17) 17 May 2000 (age 21) 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 90 kg (200 lb) 15   Enka SK
7 Emirhan Yenigün CB R (1993-12-11) 11 December 1993 (age 27) 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 95 kg (209 lb)   Heybeliada SK
8 Oğuz Berke Senemoğlu AR R (1995-03-07) 7 March 1995 (age 26) 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 77 kg (170 lb) 40   Galatasaray
9 Nadir Sönmez AR R (1992-10-29) 29 October 1992 (age 29) 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 60   Heybeliada SK
10 Neşfet Toğkan Ozbek AR R (1994-09-02) 2 September 1994 (age 27) 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 100   Galatasaray
11 Ege Kahraman AR R (1999-03-08) 8 March 1999 (age 22) 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 80 kg (180 lb) 40   Enka SK
12 Mehmet Dilek Gökmen CF R (1999-02-05) 5 February 1999 (age 22) 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 107 kg (236 lb) 20   Galatasaray
13 Hüseyin Kağan Kil GK R (1999-07-23) 23 July 1999 (age 22) 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 83 kg (183 lb) 28   Galatasaray

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "HistoFINA – Water polo medalists and statistics" (PDF). fina.org. FINA. September 2019. pp. 4, 14, 25, 40, 48. Archived (PDF) from the original on 1 August 2021. Retrieved 6 August 2021.
  2. ^ "2020 European Championships roster" (PDF). wp2020budapest.microplustiming.com. p. 16. Retrieved 14 January 2020.