Football in Turkey
Turkish Super League's third-spot Beşiktaş will pay a crucial visit to Yeni Malatyaspor, its closest follower, on Feb. 15 in a bid to continue its recovery in the second half of the season, mainly with the arrivals of newcomers.
Turkey's Fenerbahçe beat Russia's Zenit 1-0 in the first leg game of the round of 32 in UEFA Europa League on Feb. 12.
The Turkish Football Federation (TFF) has part ways with experienced coach Mircae Lucescu following a string of bad results at the UEFA Nations League.
Galatasaray defeated Trabzonspor 3-1 on Feb. 10 in Turkey's Spor Toto Super Lig to cut the deficit with Medipol Başakşehir to six points.