Ülker Stadyumu

 
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* Address: Recep Peker Caddesi, Istanbul
* Country: Turkey
* Capacity: 50,000
* Opened: 1908
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: Fenerbahçe (football)

Extra stadium info – Ülker Stadyumu

In 2009, the stadium hosted the last final of the tournament with the name UEFA Cup. The tournament is currently known as the UEFA Europa League. It is known as the second-tier competition in European club football. The 2009 UEFA Cup was won by Shakhtar Donetsk from Ukraine after beating Werder Bremen from Germany 2-1. 37,000 people attended the final. The football team of Fenerbahçe Spor Kulübü, one of the major sports teams in Turkey, use the Ülker Stadyumu for home games. Fenerbahçe, nicknamed Sari Kanaryalar (Yellow Canaries), became the first football team with 10 Turkish top-division titles. They have an intense rivalry with Besiktas JK and Galatasaray SK, which has led to violence among fans on several occasions.

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