Fenerbahce

  • Norwich strengthen defence by signing Nigerian Yobo 31-01-2014 07:26 AM

    London: Norwich City have signed Nigeria centre back Joseph Yobo on loan from Turkish club Fenerbahce until the end of the season to provide cover for the injured Michael Turner. Yobo, 33, brings a wealth of experience to Carrow Road, not least his inside knowledge of the English Premier League...
  • CAS expels Fenerbahce from Europa League 28-08-2013 05:18 PM

    Lausanne: Fenerbahce have been expelled from the Europa League and barred from qualifying for next season's Champions League in a match-fixing case. The Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Wednesday it dismissed the Turkish club's appeal against a two-year competition ban imposed by UEFA. "Pursuant to the UEFA decision,...
  • Arsenal outclass Fenerbahce 3-0 in Champions League playoff 22-08-2013 08:23 AM

    Berne: Arsenal, aiming for a 16th successive group stage appearance, outclassed Fenerbahce 3-0 in Istanbul to take control of their Champions League playoff tie as the five home teams failed to muster a win between them in Wednesday's first-leg matches. Schalke 04 were held 1-1 at home by Greek side...
  • High stakes for Arsenal, Fenerbahce in Champions League 20-08-2013 01:32 AM

    Geneva: Even by Champions League standards, the stakes are dramatically high for Fenerbahce and Arsenal in the first leg of the playoff round on Wednesday. Arsenal seem to be in turmoil after a Premier League opening day loss fuelled fans' fury at the cash-rich club's failure to sign big-name offseason...
  • Arsenal draw Fenerbahce in Champions League playoffs 09-08-2013 04:10 PM

    Nyon, Switzerland: Arsenal were drawn to play Fenerbahce in the Champions League playoffs as they seek a 16th straight season in the lucrative group stage. However, a pending match-fixing case involving Fenerbahce at sport's highest court means the Turkish club could be expelled even if it wins. Seven-time winners AC...
  • Fenerbahce get Salzburg in Champions League prelims 19-07-2013 04:35 PM

    Nyon: Fenerbahce will play Salzburg in the third qualifying round of the Champions League after getting temporarily reprieved from a ban for match-fixing. The Turkish league runner-up were excluded by UEFA, but reached agreement on Thursday at the Court of Arbitration for Sport to play before their appeal is judged...
  • Fenerbahce, Besiktas ask CAS to overturn UEFA bans 17-07-2013 10:43 PM

    Lausanne, Switzerland: Turkish clubs Fenerbahce and Besiktas have asked sport's highest court to overturn European competition expulsions imposed by UEFA for match-fixing. Fenerbahce want their Champions League ban frozen until their appeal is completed, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Wednesday. Fenerbahce were scheduled to enter the third...
  • Fenerbahce get date to appeal Champions League ban 06-07-2013 12:05 AM

    Switzerland: Fenerbahce will appeal at UEFA next week to regain their Champions League place after being expelled for links to match-fixing. UEFA said on Friday the hearing is scheduled for next on Wednesday, and their appeal panel is expected to give a verdict within days. Fenerbahce were banned last month,...
  • Troubled Fenerbahce appoint Ersun Yanal as coach 28-06-2013 06:47 PM

    Istanbul: Former Turkey coach Ersun Yanal has agreed to take charge of Fenerbahce, replacing Aykut Kocaman who resigned at the end of May, the club said on Friday. Yanal, national team coach between 2005 and 2007, has signed a one-year deal after recently quitting another Turkish club Eskisehirspor. His appointment...
  • Fenerbahce kicked out of Champions League over fixing 26-06-2013 01:49 AM

    Switzerland: Fenerbahce were expelled from the Champions League for the second time in three seasons and Besiktas were banned from the Europa League after the Turkish clubs were punished by UEFA on Tuesday over separate charges of match-fixing. Fenerbahce were banned from the next three UEFA club competitions for which...
  • Drogba points out some home truths to banana-waving fan 14-05-2013 07:05 PM

    Istanbul: Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba hit back at a Fenerbahce fan who waved a banana towards him and team mate Emmanuel Eboue during the weekend's league encounter by highlighting some home truths about racism. Ivory Coast players Eboue and Drogba, who was instrumental in Chelsea's run to the Champions League...
  • Oscar Cardozo fires Benfica into Europa League final 03-05-2013 08:49 AM

    Paraguay striker Oscar Cardozo's well-taken double fired Benfica into a Europa League final with Chelsea after they beat Fenerbahce 3-1 in Lisbon to win their semi-final 3-2 on aggregate. Top scorer Cardozo, who signed a new deal in January and has a 60 million euros buyout clause in his contract,...
  • Dropouts Chelsea and Benfica target Amsterdam redemption 01-05-2013 10:00 AM

    London: Chelsea's relentless march towards either more European glory or an heroic, battle-weary failure, continues on Thursday when they face FC Basel with the final of the Europa League beckoning. The Londoners, like Benfica who face Fenerbahce in the other semi-final, were eliminated from the Champions League after the group...
  • Korkmaz puts Fenerbahce on verge of Europa final 26-04-2013 08:17 AM

    Istanbul: Egemen Korkmaz's second-half header earned Fenerbahce a 1-0 win in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final against Benfica and eased the tears of team mate Cristian on Thursday. The Turkish club hit the woodwork three times including Cristian's penalty which thudded against the post on the stroke...
  • Fernando Torres key as Chelsea take on Basel in Europa League 24-04-2013 11:36 AM

    London: Chelsea are in the last chance saloon as far as a trophy goes and Fernando Torres, complete with his 'Mask of Zorro', must continue his recent improvement in swashbuckling style in Thursday's Europa League semi-finals. Fenerbahce welcome Benfica in their first leg while European champions Chelsea face a tricky...
  • Chelsea-Basel, Fenerbahce-Benfica in Europa League semis 12-04-2013 04:07 PM

    Nyon: European champions Chelsea will play Basel in the Europa League semifinals, with the first-leg match in Switzerland. Fenerbahce will face Benfica, with the opening leg played in Turkey, after UEFA made the pairings on Friday. Chelsea aim to complete an unlikely double by lifting the second-tier trophy as the...
  • Carlos set to leave Real on a high 15-06-2007 11:14 AM

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  • Carlos quits Madrid for Fenerbahce 06-06-2007 05:06 PM

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