The national football team will face Italy in a special match tomorrow in Konya. The battle at the Konya Metropolitan Municipality Stadium will begin at 21.45 and will be broadcast live on TRTSpor.
Burak Yılmaz, who announced that he had put an end to the national team’s career with the Crescent and Star teams, was not included in the team, but the national team included German-born Salif Ezkan, who preferred Turkey. Candidate team.
In the semi-finals of the 2022 FIFA World Cup European Qualifying Playoff Tour, Turkey lost the World Cup chance by losing 3-1 to Portugal and 1-0 to North Macedonia in the Italian field.
Match 6 with Stefan Kuntz
Turkey will play its sixth match against Italy under the direction of German coach Stefan Kuntz. The national team won 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in 5 games against Kuntz, but aired the opponent’s net 12 times and scored 6 goals at the castle.
The Crescent and Star team, who drew 1-1 with Norway in the first match under the Kuntz administration, beat Latvia 2-1 in the second match on the field and 6- in Gibraltar in the third match. I gave it at 0.
In the final match between the 2022 FIFA World Cup European Qualifying Group G and Stefan Kuntz, the national team defeated Montenegro 2-1 on the street to qualify for the playoff semi-finals. The crescent-shaped star team lost to Portugal 3-1 in the 2022 FIFA World Cup European Qualifying Playoff Round Semifinals. This is the first defeat under the control of Kuntz.
Second match in 2022
The Nationals will play their second match against Italy in 2022. The Crescent and Star team scored 8 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in 16 games last year, but scored 32 goals in these games and couldn’t stop 25 goals.
Turkey to participate in the 604th match
The National Football Team will make its 604th appearance in an Italian match in history. Crescent-Stars has played 603, 327 and 276 games in 99 years of history, with 230 wins, 144 draws and 229 losses, one of which has been confiscated.
The national team scored a total of 808 goals, 258 goals away, 262 home goals and 83 neutral ground goals, of which 3 were confiscated and 865 goals were scored.
So far, they have played against national teams from 90 countries, and the national team has played 520 out of 603 games against Europe, 33 of which are against Asia, 23 of which are against the United States, 24 of which are against Africa, and 3 of which are against Oceania. Did.
The Nationals won the only confiscated victory in 603 games against Greece. The special match between Turkey and Greece, held at the Bashakshehir Fatih Terim Stadium on November 17, 2015, ended 0-0. Six months after the match, FIFA registered a match in favor of Turkey 3-0 because Greece played an illegal soccer player.
Meanwhile, Turkey’s special match against Kosovo on May 21, 2014, which won 6-1 was not considered because Kosovo was not a member of the UEFA and FIFA at the time.
Candidate teams for the A national team include the following names:
Goalkeeper: Altay Bayindir, Sinan Bolat, Uğurcan Cakir
defense: Zeki Celik, Mert Müldür, Caglar Soyuncu, Kaan Ayhan, Merih Demiral, Ozan Kabak, Serdar Aziz, Caner Erkin, Ridvan Yilmaz
Midfielder / Forward: Abdülkadir Ömür, Cengiz Ünder, Yunus Akgün, Berkan Kutlu, Dorukhan Toköz, Orkun Kökçü, Taylan Antallyalı, Hakan Çalhanoğlu, Yusuf Yazıcı, Doğukan Sinik, Salih Özcan, Kerem Akt