22th Jul 2017 - GOLDEN GOAL SM | S.SENTURK

One of bigest names of Turkey Football

22th July 2017

Striker - 29th April 1983

One of Football players which name marked last 15 years of Fenerbahce SK history and Turkish Football at all, Semih Senturk.

Scored many crucial goals, many goals in final minutes of a game, fast, strong, effective, modern striker, with a great sense to score and assist.

Our client and close Company friend, till recent time member of Turkish 1.Lig club Eskisehirspor.

Youth career, 1993-1999 Ozcamdibispor youth school, after it, in period of 1999 till 2001, Semih was a member of Fenerbahce SK A2, youth or B team of Fener, on summer 2001 he was loaned to Izmirspor, club from the city where he was born, after one year and good performances Fener returned him from that loan, several moths after it, in December 2002, Semih Senturk signed professional contract with Fenerbahce SK. 

Remembered is, that in youth squads of Fener, Semih scored amazing 56 goals on 63 games played.

Twelve full years Semih was a member of one of biggest Turkish clubs Fenerbahce SK (2002-2014), with huge statistic, Super Lig Turkey 189 games, 37 assists and 53 goals scored, in National Cup of Turkey, 33 games played, 11 assists and 18 goals and in European Cups, 35 caps, 04 assists, 09 goals. Which makes totally, all competitions, 257 caps, 52 assists, 80 goals. 
Statistic makes Semih Senturk as one of most notable players of Fenerbahce SK in 21st century.

He was a fans favorite player, scored many important goals for Fenerbahce, with Brazilian Alexsandro de Souza, one of most important club players in that period of club history.

In period while he was a member of Fenerbahce, in season 2007/2008, he was pronounced for best scorer of Super Lig Turkey, with 17 goals scored in Championship.

After Fenerbahce era, on January 2014, Semih moved to Super Lig club Antalyaspor, where he stayed half-season only, with 18 games, 05 goals scored and one assists, in all competitions. 

On summer 2014, signed for Istanbul Basaksehir, and again started to play on his recognized high level, with his great performances, Semih helped a loot to his club to won high 4th place on table of Super Lig, leaving behind them clus like Bursaspor and Trabzonspor, and qualify to UEFA Europa League qualifications. 2014/2015 season, Championship, 23 games, 02 assists and 11 goals from Semih. On season 2015/2016 due to injury he did not played not a single game in Basaksehir shirt (from July 2015 till November), but after it played on 09 Cup games and scored very nice number of 06 goals, he also played on 08 Championship matches, but mostly entered from the bench.

Just finished 2016/2017 season he played again well, in rows of Eskisehirspor on 22 Championship caps (with total 1040 minutes on field) managed to score 12 goals.

Semih won many tropheus in his career with Fenerbahce (9), five times he was a Champion of Turkey - Super Lig winner, in seasons 2000/2001, 2003/2004, 2004/2005, 2006/2007 and season 2010/2011, Semih also won in two Turkish National Cup competitions, seasons 2011/2012 and 2012/2013 and he won in two Super Cup`s of Turkey, years 2007 and 2009th

National teams of Turkey, for Youth National teams he was very successful, 85 games played for Turkey U 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, with 43 goals and for National A team of Turkey, 29 games and 09 goals scored. 

But the crown of Semih Senturk career are his performances and crucial goals on UEFA Euro Championship 2008th, in Group stage, he scored equalizing goal against Switzerland (final result was 1-1), than in quarter final game, played between Turkey and Croatia, in extra time, Croatia leaded 1:0 with goal scored in 117th minute, than on 120+1 minute of a game, Semih scored crucial goal (this was also a record, latest goal scored in all European Championships tournaments), and leaded his team in penalty seria, where they won 3-1 and qualified to semi-final, which was biggest success of Turkish football on European Championships ever:

(Semih Senturk goal, Euro 2008, quarter final, Turkey vs Croatia)

Semi-final and match against mighty Germany, Germany leaded 2:1 and Semih equalized 2:2 on 86st minute of game, but in last moments of game, Philipp Lahm scored goal for Germany victory of 3:2

On Euro 2008, won Silver Boot, as second striker of Championship with three goals scored.

Contract with Football Club Eskisehirspor expired on this July 2017 and today estimate market value of Semih Senturk is 150,000.00 Euro (EMU) according to "Transfermarkt", biggest value estimated by this web-site was on February 2009th (7,500,000.00 Euro (EMU)).

Company "Golden Goal Sports Management" wish to our Client and Friend Semih Senturk, loots of success and luck in following season.


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