Disciplinary board of the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) has approved Galatasaray coach Fatih Terim`s nine-match ban over his overreaction to the referee of the match between Mersin Idmanyurdu and Galatasaray two weeks ago.
Fenerbahce midfielder Raul Meireles has been slapped with a 11-match suspension by Turkish Football Federation.
Fenerbahce have opened a court case against UEFA and the Turkish Football Federation at the over their exclusion from the Champions League.
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 says it is appealing the Turkish Football Federation`s decision to remove the club from the Champions League over an ongoing match-fixing probe.
Guus Hiddink has agreed to coach the Turkish national team from Aug. 1, the Turkish Football Federation said in a statement.
Day in Pics: 30th October
Showbiz World - October 30, 2014
NASA rocket explodes on lift-off