The Turkish Football Federation announced on May 28 that the top-tier Super Lig games will resume on June 12.
The federation said that all preparations were completed after the decision to restart the matches on June 12 was taken "with a joint agreement and request of the federation and 18 Super Lig clubs" to complete the remaining part
of the season.
An employee working for Turkish football club Fenerbahçe tested positive for coronavirus on May 12 as positive cases rose to two.
"Our employee who tested positive was taken into home isolation and started medication," Fenerbahçe said in a statement on its website.
The Istanbul club stated that it tested every person in the training facility including players on May 11.
An employee for Fenerbahce tested positive for the new coronavirus on May 7, forcing the Turkish Super Lig club to cancel training on May 8.
The Istanbul club tested all football players, technical staff and club personnel but results showed someone working at the team's premises was positive for COVID-19.
Another employee is suspected of having the virus.
Turkish Super Lig club Fenerbahçe confirmed on April 6 that former player Radomir Antic passed away at 71.
"We have learned with great sadness the death of our former player Radomir Antic who sweated the striped jersey and played an important role in the championship we won in the 1977-78 season," the Istanbul club said on Twitter.
Trabzonspor beat Fenerbahçe 2-1 on March 3 in the first leg game of the Ziraat Turkish Cup semifinals to gain a slight advantage at home.
In the match on Trabzonspor's home ground, Şenol Güneş Stadium, Alexander Sorloth scored the host's opening goal in the 46th minute, followed by Filip Novak scoring their second goal in the 66th minute.
It has been more than 20 years since Galatasaray last saw a derby victory at archrivals Fenerbahçe's stadium.
It ended on Feb. 23 night, Galatasaray won 3-1 after an eventful derby in Turkish Super Lig.
At Fenerbahçe's stadium, Ulker, Fenerbahçe managed to evade Galatasaray's strong start to the match, eventually finding the leading goal after a penalty decision.
The race for the Turkish Süper Lig trophy enters a crucial weekend as four title hopefuls prepare to clash each other.
Trabzonspor, sitting atop the standings with a game in hand, visits Beşiktaş on Feb. 22, while archrivals Fenerbahçe and Galatasaray clash in a derby game on Istanbul's Asian side on Feb. 23.