The decibel record in a stadium was beaten during the match against Liverpool in but was eventually overthrown by supporters of Galatasaray.
This is the club of the people before the game the supporters go in the center of Besiktas around the statue of the eagle to eat, drink and sing with fans before walking to the stadium.
The atmosphere is truly extraordinary. The Galatasaray Club was founded in This school is located on Istiklal Street, it still plays an important role in the education system in Turkey.
His name is associated with excellence. Before the game, fans gather in bars and restaurants of Mecidekoy, where the old stadium was.
Since matches are held in the Türk Telekom Arena , it is one of the 5 most modern stadiums in Europe. This stadium has a capacity of 53, spectators.
The stadium is beautiful with its only fault being its distance from central Istanbul. Atmosphere during a match of Galatasaray.
It was renovated in and has a capacity of 52, people. Its colors are blue and yellow and its emblem is the canary.
Before the game fans gather in the Kadikoy neighborhood to eat and drink, the atmosphere is great! What we particularly like about this stadium is the proximity to the center of Kadikoy, just a short fifteen-minute walk to find yourself at the stadium.
Attending a game is a good reason to spend an entire day on the Asian side of Istanbul. Unique au monde!
They wore red and white colors when the club founded, but they decided to change them to black and white to commemorate the losses in the Balkan Wars Since the professional Turkish league started in , they have won 13 Turkish titles, the latest in , and won 8 Turkish Cups, the latest in Despite that, the club has gained no international success in the field.
On 23 February , İstanbul witnessed its first football riots during the friendly game between the two teams at the Taksim Stadium, and from that day forward the game has turned into brutal and eternal rivalry.
They played their first game against Cadi-Keuy FC, defeating them with a score of They won their first championship title in the season, heralding the coming of Turkish football.
Since the beginning, the Lions have won 68 trophies, including: a record 20 Super League titles, a record 16 Turkish Cups, and a record 13 Turkish Super Cups.
From then on, Galatasaray were never able to repeat such a feat, but they are still the most successful in domestic league.
They are still the crowned champions in this domestic league for the third time in last four years. Probably everyone knows the district Beykoz that is located along the İstanbul Strait on the Asian side, and one of the most beautiful parts of the city as it is filled with green and surrounded by blue.
During the first years they just played friendly games, but they soon entered the İstanbul League in for the first time.
Beykoz SK also has the honor of playing the first game of Super League, against İzmirspor on the 21st of February, They played in the Super League until , when the club started to suffer from financial crisis, mismanagements, and inattentions, which pushed them to the bottom of the leagues.
Since the season they have been playing in the amateur league. In conflicts stemming from the old days, Beykoz has very poor relations with the every other team in İstanbul, except Anadolu Üsküdar.
Because of this, there are always many numbers of police that appointed to the games Beykoz SK plays against Karagümrük SK or Beylerbeyi SK, and even so the games usually end with mobs.
They are ground sharing with Beylerbeyi SK at the Beylerbeyi Vefa SK is one of the most special football clubs in the history of Turkish soccer.
They played in the İstanbul League until the first professional Turkish league started in In the first season they missed the final and came second after Galatasaray SK.
Since the Vefa SK has played in the all lower leagues. Then, they even dropped to the amateur league where they currently play.
Vefa SK probably will never return to the glorious times it once knew, but this is the club of history and tradition, so its importance will always be remembered by the citizens of İstanbul.
By the way their ground is the 12, capacity of Vefa Stadium or Karagümrük Arena — that is the stadium gave rise to the endless rivalry between Karagümrük SK and Vefa SK in the s.
This unassuming football team from the unassuming district of İstanbul was once the most hated club in the history of Turkish football.
What was sad for the Turkish football? Their home ground was 82, capacity of Atatürk Olympic Stadium, which was home of the legendary Champions League final, but there was nobody who loved İstanbul BB, and so the great stadium always looked totally empty!
They finished the Super League season 4th place. Except the season , they played in the İstanbul League from to After playing five seasons in the Super League, they relegated to Second League, where they remained for very long time.
In , they promoted to the Super League that they had been longing to join for almost 43 years. They play out of the The football club of this neighborhood was founded in by the grand vizier Talat Pasha, the Lazistan deputy Süleyman Sudi Bey, the İstanbul Police chief Cemi Bey, and their friends.
They gave green and yellow colors to the club that played in the season for the first time. Soon after, they began to play in the İstanbul Friday League.
Between the years and , they played in the Amateur League, where they promoted to the Third League, and then to the Second League in the season It was their best achievement, but they only stayed for two years, and then the club fell into a decline.
In , they found themselves playing in the Amateur League where they still play today. In pure footballing terms, Fatih Karagümrük is the most rowdy team in İstanbul.
The successful years for the club began with season, and they were crowned champion of İstanbul Professional League before the unfortunate event happened to the team within the same year.
When this happened, the club closed, until when they started to play in 5th league. However, they could stay only until when the turbulent times began for the team.
Since then they have played almost every leagues, and now it is the Second League, having been promoted in the season.
The first sport club of the district was founded as Eyüp İdman Yurdu in , but the club remained closed for two years due to the wartime.
When the club was re-opened in , the new name was Eyüp SK Eyüpspor and they wore lilac and yellow shirts.
It was officially registered in , and they promoted to the İstanbul League in Since then, they have played in almost all the divisions except Super League.
Between the years and , they played in the First League, which was the last step before the Super League, but where they ended this adventure was Second League.
Almost twenty years passed from that time, and Eyüpspor still plays in the Second League. Their home-ground is Eyüp Stadium that hosts 2, fans.
Whenever Eyüpspor plays against them, the game usually ends with big riots. March was the last time when a riot occurred at Vefa Stadium in which Karagümrük fans attacked to Eyüpspor fans so brutally that many number of police had to take action.