Episode 318: Why Is Tolga Zengin In This Movie?

January 13, 2017

The winter break is over, and it’s back to league action.  There have been a few moves that have been made since the transfer window is now open for the next few weeks.

Recent moves are the focus of discussion on this week’s episode.  Olcay Sahan is heading from Besiktas to Trabzonspor.  There’s a brief update on the Mehmet Ekici sweepstakes.  Galatasaray have made a couple of moves, and the main discussion here deals with the acquisition of defender Ahmet Calik from Genclerbirligi.  Muhammet Demir is back at Gaziantepspor, and the pundits discuss the loan move and what he will bring to Gaziantepspor in their fight to stay in the top flight.  Kayserispor had some trouble paying one of their players, and the pundits discuss this development.  Ersan Gulum is heading back the Besiktas, but it seems that there may be a factor that people may not have thought of concerning the move.

The week 17 schedule gets the rundown as the league resumes after the winter break.  Besiktas have a tough test in Ankara.  Galatasaray have to head to Konya, which isn’t the easiest place to play either.  Antalyaspor looks to continue their good run of form under manager Riza Calimbay.  An interesting matchup to kick off the weekend is featured in Bursa.  Some matches look to have clear favorites on paper, but there always some strange things going on in this sport.

The episode ends with a brief discussion on futsal in Turkey.


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