Malatyaspor

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Malatyaspor
Club crest
Full name Malatya Spor Kulübü
Nickname(s) Tigers of the East
Founded 1966
Ground Malatya İnönü Stadi, Malatya
Ground Capacity 15,000
Chairman Kenan Kalı
Manager Kadir Özcan
League TFF Second League
2008–09 TFF First League, 18th (Relegated)
Home colours
Away colours

Malatya SK is a Turkish sports club based in Malatya, mainly concentrated on football. Malatyaspor are currently playing in the TFF Third League. Previously their colors were yellow and black (before 1984). They played in First League for 11 seasons. They are the first and only team located in Eastern Anatolia which qualified for a European cup, 2003-04 UEFA Cup. They relegated to amateur level after matches played in 31 March 2011. They finally relegated to Malatya First Amateur League after five successive relegation due to financial difficulties.

League participations[edit]

European Cups[edit]

UEFA Cup/Europa League:

Season Round Country Club Home Away Aggregate
2003–04 1R Switzerland FC Basel 0–2 2–1 (aet) 2-3

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Turkey GK Taylan Aydoğan
Turkey GK Önder Biçer
Turkey DF Mustafa Sert
Turkey DF Alper Akici
Turkey DF Ali Şimşek
Turkey DF Buğra Dinler
Turkey DF Mahmut Acar
Turkey DF Mehmet Yoldaş
Turkey MF Ahmet Çetinkaya
Turkey MF Fatih Sezer
No. Position Player
Turkey MF Mert Güneş
Turkey MF Murat Avcu
Turkey MF Mustafa Aslan
Turkey MF Talat Akça
Turkey MF Tuncay Selçuk
Turkey MF Uğur Gölgeli
Turkey MF Volkan Aydın
Turkey FW Güven Gürsoy
Turkey FW Hakan Koç
Turkey FW Ergun Cengiz

Notable former players[edit]

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