Tag Archives: Turkey

Turkey 0-1 Greece

Turkey 0-1 Greece Istanbul, 17/10/07Amanatidis 79 Official European Football Champions Greece are the new Unofficial World Football Champions, having defeated Turkey 1-0 in this Euro qualifier courtesy of a late goal from Ioannis Amanatidis. It was the striker’s first goal in 20 games. ‘It was about time I scored for the national side,’ he said. […]

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Moldova 1-1 Turkey

Moldova 1-1 Turkey Chisinau, 13/10/07Frunza 11, Karan 63 Turkey managed to retain the UFWC title against the Moldovans – just – but their Euro 2008 qualifying hopes suffered a huge blow. The Crescent Stars travelled to Moldova needing to take all three points, but they left with only a draw. And it could have been […]

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Turkey 3-0 Hungary

Turkey 3-0 Hungary Istanbul, 12/09/07Gokhan 68, Aurelio 72, Halil Altintop 90 Turkey are the new UFWC champions after a controversial win over Hungary. It was Turkey’s first ever UFWC title win. For the first 62 minutes, this was a dull – if bad-tempered – match, with few chances for either side. Then the game changed […]

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Georgia punch out Turkey

Georgia 1-0 Turkey Tbilisi, 07/02/07 A single goal after 75 minutes from David Siradze was enough to defeat Turkey and retain the UFWC title for Georgia. Siradze, who plays his club football in the German second division, was left unmarked to head home from a corner kick. It was a deserved victory for Georgia, who […]

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Turkey prepare to face Crusaders

Georgia vs Turkey Tbilisi, 07/02/07 Although Georgia and Turkey are geographical neighbours, in a football sense they seem miles apart. FIFA rank UFWC title holders Georgia 95th in the world, and Turkey 27th. But Turkey have never won a UFWC match, and Georgia comfortably beat Uruguay last time around. This is a title match that […]

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