Cevat Güler

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Cevat Güler
Personal information
Full name Cevat Güler
Date of birth (1959-03-12) March 12, 1959 (age 58)
Place of birth Perşembe, Turkey
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Teams managed
1992–1997 Gaziosmanpaşaspor (youth)
1999–2000 Beşiktaş (youth)
2000–2001 Kartal Belediyespor
2007–2008 Galatasaray (assistant)
2008 Galatasaray (interim)
2008–2009 Galatasaray (assistant)
2012 Ravan Baku
2013 Orduspor
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Cevat Güler (born 12 March 1959 in Perşembe, Ordu Province) is a Turkish former football player and coach.

After Karl Heinz Feldkamp resigned at the end of 2007–2008 season, he took over the managership and became the first coach to win the Süper Lig by joining a club after the season start. Players of Galatasaray nicknamed him "father" after this success.[citation needed]

Following Michael Skibbe's managership control at Galatasaray, Cevat Güler became one of the assistant coaches of the Galatasaray football team. His contract was not expanded by the club after the arrival of Frank Rijkaard in 2009 summer.[1]

Güler was appointed manager of Azerbaijani Premier League side Ravan Baku on 12 July 2012. He lasted 6 weeks before being sacked on 25 August 2012.[2] In total he managed 4 games in the Azerbaijan Premier League drawing three and losing one.[3] On 13 April 2013 Güler replaced Hector Cuper as manager of Süper Lig side Orduspor[4] He lost his first game in charge on 20 April 2013 against Kasımpaşa.[5]


Manager Statistics[edit]

As of 19 March 2014
Team Nat Managerial Tenure P W D L Win %
Galatasaray (Interim) Turkey Turkey April 2008 - June 2008 6 6 0 0 100
Ravan Baku Azerbaijan Azerbaijan 12 July 2012 - 25 August 2012 4 0 3 1 0
Orduspor Turkey Turkey 13 April 2013 - May 2014 5 0 0 5 0


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