2006 Turkish Super Cup

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2006 Turkish Super Cup
Date 30 July 2006 (2006-07-30)
Venue Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt
Man of the Match Mert Nobre
Referee Bülent Demirlek (Turkey)
Attendance 25,500

The 2006 Turkish Super Cup (Turkish: TFF Süper Kupa 2006) was a football match between 2005–06 Süper Lig champions Galatasaray, and the 2005–06 Turkish Cup winners Beşiktaş. The match was played in Commerzbank-Arena in Frankfurt, Germany. It was the 34th edition of the Turkish Super Cup, since its establishment as Presidential Cup, and was the first time under the rebranded TFF Süper Kupa name. Also this final marked the re-establishment of the national super cup matches in Turkey, sanctioned by Turkish Football Federation. The last edition was in 1998, and there was an 8-year hiatus.[1]


Beşiktaş footballers celebrating their Turkish Super Cup win and saluting the supporters in Commerzbank-Arena.

Galatasaray won their 16th Süper Lig championship with 26 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses, just ahead of rivals Fenerbahçe. Galatasaray were the winning club in both of the regular season league matches against Beşiktaş. They beat Beşiktaş 3–2 at home, and 2–1 away. Collecting a total of 83 points, they were the Turkish champions and qualified for the Turkish Super Cup final.

Second finalists and eventual winners of the Turkish Super Cup, Beşiktaş finished third in the Süper Lig. But they succeeded to win their 6th Turkish Cup title throughout the season and gain a berth in the Turkish Super Cup final. Through previous season's league position, they entered the tournament in the group stage. With 2 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss, Beşiktaş finished the group stage in 2nd place, just behind Samsunspor. In the quarter-finals, Beşiktaş beat Kayserispor 2–1 on aggregate score. In the semi-finals, they beat Gaziantepspor 5–1 on aggregate. Beşiktaş played the 2006 Turkish Cup Final in İzmir Atatürk Stadium against Fenerbahçe. Beşiktaş were winners of the cup by 3–2 score after extra time.[2]

Match details[edit]

2006 Turkish Super Cup
30 July 2006 (2006-07-30)
19:45 EST (UTC+02)
Galatasaray 0 – 1 Beşiktaş
Report (Turkish) Nobre Goal 59'
GK 1 Colombia Faryd Mondragón
DF 4 Cameroon Rigobert Song Booked 55'
DF 28 Turkey Tolga Seyhan Booked 85'
DF 55 Turkey Sabri Sarıoğlu Substituted off 77'
DF 67 Turkey Ergün Penbe
MF 11 Turkey Hasan Şaş Booked 48'
MF 19 Turkey Cihan Haspolatli
MF 22 Serbia Saša Ilić Substituted off 72'
MF 24 Turkey Mehmet Güven
FW 9 Turkey Hakan Şükür
FW 10 Turkey Necati Ateş Substituted off 72'
GK 17 Turkey Fevzi Elmas
DF 2 Croatia Stjepan Tomas
MF 18 Turkey Ayhan Akman Substituted in 72'
DF 25 Turkey Ferhat Öztorun
MF 26 Turkey Aydın Yılmaz Substituted in 77'
FW 27 Turkey Özgürcan Özcan Substituted in 72'
MF 66 Turkey Arda Turan
Belgium Eric Gerets

Man of the match:
Turkey Mert Nobre (Beşiktaş)
GK 1 Croatia Vedran Runje
DF 58 Turkey İbrahim Toraman
DF 5 Turkey Gökhan Zan
DF 8 Turkey Baki Mercimek
DF 19 Turkey İbrahim Üzülmez
MF 41 Turkey Koray Avcı
MF 15 Brazil José Kléberson
MF 53 Turkey Fahri Tatan Substituted off 70'
MF 10 Argentina Matias Delgado Booked 89'
FW 11 Turkey Mert Nobre
FW 9 Turkey Gökhan Güleç Booked 68' Substituted off 70'
GK 29 Turkey Murat Şahin
DF 22 Turkey Ali Tandoğan
FW 13 Brazil Bobô Substituted in 70'
MF 3 Turkey Mehmet Sedef
MF 2 Turkey Serdar Kurtuluş Substituted in 70'
DF 4 Turkey Mustafa Doğan
MF 55 Turkey İbrahim Akın
France Jean Tigana


  1. ^ Süper Kupa Beşiktaş'ın Turkish Football Federation (Turkish), accessed 6 June 2012 (2012-06-06)
  2. ^ Süper Kupa Finali'nin ardından Turkish Football Federation (Turkish), accessed 5 May 2012 (2012-05-05)