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Club facts: Beşiktaş

Published: Tuesday 1 July 2014, 16.08CET
Published: Tuesday 1 July 2014, 16.08CET

Club facts: Beşiktaş

Beşiktaş JK
Formed:
1903
Nickname: Kara Kartal (The Black Eagles)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• none

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 13 (2009)
Turkish Cup: 9 (2011)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League unless otherwise indicated)
2013/14: play-offs
2012/13:
did not participate in UEFA competition
2011/12:
round of 32
2010/11:
round of 32
2009/10: UEFA Champions League group stage
2008/09:
first round
2007/08: UEFA Champions League group stage
2006/07: group stage
2005/06: group stage
2004/05: group stage

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
5-1: Beşiktaş v Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC
15/09/11, UEFA Europa League group stage
5-1: Beşiktaş v FC Vaduz
25/08/05, UEFA Cup second qualifying round second leg
4-0: Beşiktaş JK v NK Široki Brijeg
28/08/08, UEFA Cup second qualifying round second leg

• Biggest away win
0-5: FK Sarejevo v Beşiktaş
03/10/02, UEFA Cup first round second leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-5: Beşiktaş v FC Dynamo Kyiv
14/03/87, European Champion Clubs' Cup quarter-finals first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
8-0: Liverpool FC v Beşiktaş
06/11/07, UEFA Champions League group stage

UEFA Europa League/UEFA Cup
• Biggest home win
5-1: Beşiktaş v Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC (see above)
5-1: Beşiktaş v FC Vaduz (see above)
4-0: Beşiktaş JK v NK Široki Brijeg (see above)

• Biggest away win
0-5: FK Sarejevo v Beşiktaş (see above)

• Heaviest home defeat
1-4: Beşiktaş v FC Dynamo Kyiv
17/02/11, round of 32 first leg
0-3: Beşiktaş v Club Atlético de Madrid
15/03/12, round of 16 second leg

• Heaviest away defeat
4-0: FC Dynamo Kyiv v Beşiktaş
24/02/11, round of 32 second leg

Last updated: 01/09/14 14.01CET

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