Galatasaray S.K. (women's volleyball)

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Galatasaray SK
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Full name Galatasaray Daikin
Short name Galatasaray
Founded 1922
Ground TVF Burhan Felek Sport Hall
(Capacity: 7,500)
Chairman Turkey Ünal Aysal
Manager Italy Massimo Barbolini
League

Turkish Women's Volleyball League

CEV Champions League
2012-13 3
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[[2012-13 season|Current season]]
Active departments of Galatasaray
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Football Volleyball (Men's) Volleyball (Women's)
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Basketball (Men's) Basketball (Women's) Wheelchair Basketball
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Swimming Water Polo (Men's) Water Polo (Women's)
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Chess Team

Galatasaray Daikin is the women's volleyball section of Galatasaray S.K., a major sports club in Istanbul, Turkey. The section is sponsored by Daikin.[1][2]

Daikin, Official Sponsor of Galatasaray SK, Ali Sami Yen Sports Complex

Previous names[edit]

  • Galatasaray (1922–2010)
  • Galatasaray Medical Park (2010–2011)
  • Galatasaray (2011-2012)
  • Galatasaray Daikin (2012–present)[3][4]

Technical Staff[edit]

Name Job
Turkey Orkun Darnel Team Manager
Italy Massimo Barbolini Head Coach
Turkey Ataman Guneyligil Assistant Coach
Turkey Gencer Yarkin Trainer
Turkey Neslihan Turan Organization Manager

Team Roster Season 2014-2015[edit]

As of 3 May 2013[5]
Shirt No Nationality Player Birth Date Height Position
1  Turkey Ergül Avcı (1987-06-24) June 24, 1987 (age 27) 190 Middle Blocker
2  Turkey Sinem Barut (1986-04-12) April 12, 1986 (age 28) 186 Middle Blocker
5  Bulgaria Dobriana Rabadzhieva (1991-06-14) June 14, 1991 (age 23) 190 Outside Hitter
8  Turkey Aslı Kalaç (1995-12-13) December 13, 1995 (age 18) 183 Middle Blocker
9  Serbia Stefana Veljković (1990-01-09) January 9, 1990 (age 24) 190 Middle Blocker
10  Japan Saori Kimura (1986-08-19) August 19, 1986 (age 28) 185 Wing-Spiker
11  Turkey Gamze Alikaya (1993-06-27) June 27, 1993 (age 21) 179 Setter
12  Turkey Bihter Dumanoğlu (1995-12-13) December 13, 1995 (age 18) 175 Libero
17  Turkey Nursevil Aydınlar (1995-12-13) December 13, 1995 (age 18) 190 Setter
18  Turkey Ezgi Arslan (1992-03-23) March 23, 1992 (age 22) 186 Outside Hitter
19  Turkey Nihan Yeldan (1982-02-07) February 7, 1982 (age 32) 172 Libero
For a listing of past rosters, see Galatasaray Women's Volleyball Team past rosters.

Honours[edit]

Domestic[edit]

International[edit]

  • Shield of the European Union.svg CEV CUP :
    • Med 2.png Runner-up (1) : Women's CEV Cup 2011–12

Notable players[edit]

Former coaches[edit]

Dates Name
 ?–? Turkey Gökhan Çokşen
2007–2008 Turkey Reşat Arığ
2008 Turkey Mehmet Bedestenlioğlu
2008–2011 Turkey Gökhan Edman
2011–2012 Serbia Dragan Nešić
2012– Italy Massimo Barbolini

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Daikin Türkiye, Galatasaray'a sponsor oldu". Radikal Newspaper. Retrieved 16 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "Galatasaray Bayan Voleybol Takımı'nın İsim Sponsoru Daikin Türkiye Oldu!". Daikin. Retrieved 17 October 2012. 
  3. ^ "Bayan Voleybol Takımımızın İsim Sponsoru Daikin Türkiye Oldu". Galatasaray SK. Retrieved 16 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "Galatasaray announces partnership with Daikin". CEV. Retrieved 17 October 2012. 
  5. ^ Team squad

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