Dirk Kuyt calls times on Netherlands
Dirk Kuyt calls times on Netherlands

Dutch international forward Dirk Kuyt announced on Friday he was calling time on his career with the Oranje after a decade playing for the national side.

Roma swoop for former Milan midfielder Emanuelson

AS Roma have signed free agent midfielder Urby Emanuelson on a one-year contract, the club said on Friday.

Fenerbahce clinch Turkish title

Fenerbahce won the Turkish league title with three games to spare on Sunday after a 0-0 draw at home to Caykur Rizespor, in front of a crowd made up exclusively of women and children. 

Turkish midfielder injured in armed assault in Istanbul

Turkish football club Besiktas`s midfielder Gokhan Tore and five others were wounded in an armed assault at a nightclub in Istanbul.

Norwich strengthen defence by signing Nigerian Yobo

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.

Fenerbahce chairman refuses to quit after UEFA ban

Fenerbahce chairman Aziz Yildirim said Thursday that he would not resign despite UEFA banning the team from European club competition for three seasons.

Fenerbahce & Besiktas receive European bans

UEFA has banned Fenerbahce from competing in European competition for two seasons and Besiktas for a season, the governing body confirmed on Tuesday

Fenerbahce hunting for new coach

Turkish football club Fenerbahce is looking overseas for its new coach after former coach Aykut Kocaman resigned last week.

Sneijder undisputed captain of Holland: Kuyt

Dirk Kuyt has insisted Wesley Sneijder remains Netherlands` undisputed skipper following the attacking midfielder`s return to the Oranje squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Estonia and Romania.

Europa League Round of 16: Fenerbahce, Benfica & Basel take first-leg advantage

The Swiss side were the night`s biggest winners as they netted twice to leave Zenit with a mountain to climb ahead of the return fixture, while Levante and Rubin ended goalless.

Fenerbahce`s Raul Meireles suspended for 11 matches

Fenerbahce midfielder Raul Meireles has been slapped with a 11-match suspension by Turkish Football Federation.

Spartak seal passage to Champions League group stage

Ten-man Spartak Moscow progressed to the Champions League football group stage after holding on for a dramatic 1-1 draw against Fenerbahce, earning an aggregate 3-2 win in their playoff.

Liverpool`s Kuyt to join Fenerbahce

Turkish giants Fenerbahce confirmed that Dutch international forward Dirk Kuyt has agreed to leave Liverpool and join them.

Turkey bans men; 41,000 women, kids attend soccer game

Turkey tried a new approach to curbing crowd violence at soccer games — kick out all the men but let women and children attend for free.

Fenerbahce open case against UEFA at CAS

Fenerbahce have opened a court case against UEFA and the Turkish Football Federation at the over their exclusion from the Champions League.

Fenerbahce ask for relegation amid investigation

Fenerbahce have asked the football federation to allow them to play in a lower division as they try to manage the impact of a match-fixing investigation, the club said on Friday.

Fenerbahce appeals removal from Champions League

Fenerbahce says it is appealing the Turkish Football Federation`s decision to remove the club from the Champions League over an ongoing match-fixing probe.

Fenerbahce appeals removal from Champions League

Fenerbahce says it is appealing the Turkish Football Federation`s decision to remove the club from the Champions League over an ongoing match-fixing probe.

Club in match-fix probe out of Champions League

Turkish champion Fenerbahce has been removed from the Champions League because of an ongoing match-fixing investigation.

Club in match-fix probe out of Champions League

Turkish champion Fenerbahce has been removed from the Champions League because of an ongoing match-fixing investigation.