“Galatasaray will continue to grow its brand globally, and with better income secured by season ticket sales from the bigger stadium, increased prize money in European football and shrewder investment deals, the club should be able to ensure its financial security. Galatasaray is too big, too grand, too historical and too popular to not achieve this. Cimbom has the ingredients to secure its future and ensure that the next quarter-final inspires a semi-final, and then one day a final, until, in the not-too-distant future, Galatasaray returns to Istanbul with the big-eared trophy covered in red and yellow ribbons.
Galatasary currently has the largest fan base in Turkey as well as a significant following amongst the Turkish diaspora in Western Europe. The ‘Lions’ are the most successful club in Turkey with 49 trophies to its name, including the Uefa Cup, which they won by defeating Arsenal in 2000. In the process it became the first Turkish team to win a European trophy.
Here are the best Galatasaray goals over in the last years: