Galatasaray S.K. (women's volleyball)

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Galatasaray SK
Galatasaray Sports Club Logo.png
Full name Galatasaray Daikin
Short name Galatasaray
Founded 1922
Ground Daikin Park
(Capacity: 1,200)
Chairman Turkey Dursun Özbek
Manager TBA
League

Turkish Women's Volleyball League

CEV Cup
Uniforms
Home
Away
2011–12 season

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
Turkey Ataman Güneyligil Head Coach
Assistant Coach
Turkey Gencer Yarkin Trainer
Turkey Neslihan Turan Organization Manager

Team roster[edit]

Current[edit]

Team for the 2016–2017 season.

As of 4 January 2017[5]
Shirt No Nationality Player Birth Date Position
1  Trinidad and Tobago Sinead Jack (1993-11-08) 8 November 1993 (age 23) Middle Blocker
2  Turkey Ezgi Arslan (1992-03-23) 23 March 1992 (age 25) Outside Hitter
3  Turkey Nihan Güneyligil (1982-02-07) 7 February 1982 (age 35) Libero
4  Turkey Işıl Öz (1998-04-12) 12 April 1998 (age 18) Libero
5  Turkey Ada Germen (1997-06-24) 24 June 1997 (age 19) Outside Hitter
6  Belgium Charlotte Leys (1989-03-18) 18 March 1989 (age 28) Outside Hitter
7  Turkey Seda Aslanyürek (1989-06-25) 25 June 1989 (age 27) Opposite
9  Turkey Aslı Kalaç (1995-12-13) 13 December 1995 (age 21) Middle Blocker
10  Turkey Güldeniz Önal (1986-03-25) 25 March 1986 (age 31) Outside Hitter
11  Turkey Gamze Alikaya (1993-06-27) 27 June 1993 (age 23) Setter
13  Italy Nadia Centoni (1981-06-19) 19 June 1981 (age 35) Opposite
14  Bulgaria Hristina Ruseva (1991-10-01) 1 October 1991 (age 25) Middle Blocker
17  Turkey Nursevil Aydınlar (1995-12-13) 13 December 1995 (age 21) Setter

Previous[edit]

For a listing of past rosters, see Galatasaray Women's Volleyball Team past rosters.

Honours[edit]

Domestic competitions[edit]

International competitions[edit]

  • Shield of the European Union.svg CEV Cup:
    • Runners-up (2): 2011–12, 2015-2016

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
2012–2015 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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