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The Turkish Men's Volleyball League, officially called the Efe League (Turkish: Efeler Ligi), is the highest professional men's volleyball league in Turkey. It is run by the Turkish Volleyball Federation. Founded in 1970, the league is considered one of the top national leagues in European volleyball, as its clubs have made significant success in European competitions.

Turkish Men's Volleyball League
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2018–19 Turkish Men's Volleyball League
SportVolleyball
Founded1970
MottoVoleybolun Ligi (The League of Volleyball)
No. of teams12
CountryTurkey
ConfederationCEV
Most recent
champion(s)
Fenerbahçe (5th title)
Most titlesEczacıbaşı (12 titles)
TV partner(s)TRT Spor
International cup(s)CEV Champions League
CEV Cup
CEV Challenge Cup
Official websitehttp://www.tvf.org.tr

The league succeeded the former Turkish Volleyball Championship, which was held from 1948 to 1970.

2018–19 seasonEdit

Team City Arena
Afyon Belediyespor Afyon Atatürk Sports Hall
Arhavi Belediyespor Arhavi Arhavi Sports Hall
Arkas İzmir Atatürk Volleyball Hall
Fenerbahçe Istanbul Ülker Sports and Event Hall
Galatasaray Istanbul Taç Sports Hall
Halkbank Ankara Başkent Volleyball Hall
İnegöl Belediyespor İnegöl İnegöl Sports Hall
İstanbul BBSK Istanbul Haldun Alagaş Sports Hall
Jeopark Kula Belediyespor Kula Kula Sports Hall
M. Milli Piyango Ankara Başkent Volleyball Hall
Tokat Belediye Plevnespor Tokat Hüseyin Akbaş Sports Hall
Ziraat Bankası Ankara Başkent Volleyball Hall

ChampionsEdit

Source: [1]

Performance by clubEdit

Team Titles[1] Years won
Eczacıbaşı 12 1976, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1990, 1991
Halkbank 9 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018
Fenerbahçe 5 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2019
Arkas 4 2006, 2007, 2013, 2015
Galatasaray 4 1971, 1987, 1988, 1989
Erdemirspor 3 2002, 2004, 2005
Arçelik 3 2000, 2001, 2003
NETAŞ 3 1997, 1998, 1999
İETT 3 1972, 1973, 1974
İstanbul BBSK 1 2009
Boronkay 1 1977
Muhafızgücü 1 1975

SponsorshipEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Erkekler Lig Şampiyonlukları". tvf.org.tr (in Turkish). Turkish Volleyball Federation. Retrieved 5 May 2019.

External linksEdit