The upcoming UEFA European Championship, also known as the Euro 2020 in short, is one of the most-watched soccer events in the world. The 2020 Euro Championship is set to be the 16th edition of the quadrennial pan-European soccer tournament which is held to determine the European men’s soccer champions every four years. Numerous member nations of the Union of European Football Association (UEFA) participate in the esteemed championship and vie for the title of the European soccer champions.
Euro 2020 is scheduled to start from 12th June 2020 and end with the final match exactly a month later on 12th July 2020. There are 20 total teams set to participate in the Euro 2020 tournament this year.
Turkey has been a prominent part of the UEFA European Championship in recent years and has shown incredible performance on the ground.
Turkey at UEFA Euro Championship
The Turkey national football team represents the country in the FIFA World Cup as well as the Euro Championship.
To date, team Turkey has qualified to play in the Euro cup 5 times, in 1996, 2000, 2008 and 2016 and again for the 2020 Euro Championship. Turkey’s best performance has been in the 2008 Euro Championship when it reached the semi-final round of the tournament.
Turkey Team Squad, Player List, Probable Playing 11 for Euro 2020
The Euro 2020 is still few months away and the Turkey team is yet to finalize their team squad. The Turkey team squad will be updated as soon as the official announcement is made.
Who is the Captain of Team Turkey?
Long-time Turkish star at the past several UEFA Euro Championships, Emre Belozoglu is the current captain of team Turkey for the upcoming Euro 2020 tournament. Emre Belozoglu has been a permanent player for the Turkish men’s senior soccer team since 2000 and has played as an integral midfielder in over 100 matches, even leading the Turkish side to the semi-finals of the 2008 Euro Cup.
Turkey Coaching Staff & Head Coach
Senol Gunes, the former Turkish soccer star and manager of the national team is also the head coach for team Turkey in the Euro 2020 tournament.
Check out the list of Turkey coaching staff and head coach below.
|Senol Gunes||Head Coach|
|Bayram Bektas||Assistant Coach|
|Seref Cicek||Assistant Coach|
|Eren Safak||Assistant Coach|
|Omur Serdal Altunsoz||Fitness Coach|
|Emrah Karakovan||Goalkeeping Coach|
|Ufuk Senturk||Team Doctor|
|Sarper Cetinkaya||Team Doctor|
|Erdogan Kaynak||Video Analyst|
Turkey Team Schedule, Fixtures for Euro 2020
Now that you know the complete Turkey team, list of the coaching staff, let’s check out the entire Turkey team schedule, fixtures for Euro 2020 below:
|Italy||12th June 2020||Stadio Olimpico, Rome|
|Wales||17th June 2020||Olympic Stadium, Baku|
|Switzerland||21st June 2020||Olympic Stadium, Baku|