The official website for European football

Influential duo boost Trabzonspor

Published: Friday 11 June 2004, 10.03CET
Trabzonspor have agreed new contracts with Gökdeniz Karadeniz and Fatih Tekke.

UEFA.com features

Greatest UEFA Champions League comebacks
  • Greatest UEFA Champions League comebacks
  • Snap shot: Ajax overturn 3-1 first-leg defeat
  • Lifelong fan Gerard Piqué on all-things Barcelona
  • Porto v Bayern: reporters' view
  • Juventus v Monaco: reporters' view
  • Four-time winner Seedorf one of a kind
  • Casillas carrying the torch for his fellow keepers
  • Epics decide last eight: Best of the second legs
  • Dortmund coach Klopp eager to thrill again
  • Renascent Suárez is Barcelona's lethal weapon
1 of 10
 
Published: Friday 11 June 2004, 10.03CET

Influential duo boost Trabzonspor

Trabzonspor have agreed new contracts with Gökdeniz Karadeniz and Fatih Tekke.
Turkish side Trabzonspor have made sure of the services of creative players Gökdeniz Karadeniz and Fatih Tekke for their forthcoming UEFA Champions League challenge.

Key men
International midfield player Gökdeniz has signed a five-year extension while striker Fatih agreed a further three years at the Super League runners-up, who will start their Champions League campaign in the second qualifying round. "These signatures show that Trabzonspor are as strong as the other top clubs in Turkey," said club president Atay Aktug.

Happy to stay
The influential duo were delighted to stay with the club with the 24-year-old Gökdeniz, a product of the youth system, claiming: "We are deeply committed to Trabzonspor." Fatih, 26, added: "I have always said that I will not leave Trabzonspor and I am proud and honoured to play for this club."

Last updated: 03/07/04 20.46CET

Related information

Team profiles

http://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid=189874.html#influential+boost+trabzonspor

  • © 1998-2015 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE words, the UEFA Champions League logo and trophy and the UEFA Champions League Final logos are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.