Turkish club Galatasaray presented Okan Buruk, the new coach, who was appointed to lead the team for two seasons, replacing Dominic Torrent, the former coach.
The official page of Galatasaray Club published on Twitter: “Back to Galatasaray as a coach after many years, Okan Buruk signed the official contract linking him to Galatasaray and met with the media.”
Galatasarayımıza yıllar sonra teknik direktör olarak dönen Okan Buruk, kendisini Galatasaray’a bağlayan resmi sözleşmeyi imzaladı ve basın mensuplarıyla buluştu.— Galatasaray SK (@GalatasaraySK) June 24, 2022
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Okan Buruk said: “Of course, our fans have high expectations about transfers. Frankly, I focus on transfers. Mr. President, our management is doing everything they can to create a good staff in this sense, and they will do it. We will do our best to create this team. We will reach The good days Galatasaray fans deserve. We will try to put a team that wins, dominates, does its best on the field, and dominates the field against its opponents. We trust our team, the apparatus we will form, and all the current players. We closed last year. Finished. We will replay All our players are back to their feet psychologically. We will do our best this year on our way to the championship. We have created great synergy with our fans and deserved it as quickly as possible. We want the championship we want. Our only goal is to have Galatasaray in Europe in the future. Today is a very important date. For me. June 24. I signed for Galatasaray as a coach. It’s also my son’s birthday. In this sense, it’s the day I feel like a father and I sign Galatasaray. Happy birthday to my son. I wish him a very good future. It was happiest when I was Galatasaray coach I hope it suits him, let him test it Jah he deserves and the days he smiles.
He continued, “I was in Florida yesterday. I remembered the days we spent reliving the atmosphere there. He had a lot of happy days. I won 7 championships, the UEFA Cup, the Super Cup, and 5 Turkish Cups. I had good days there and I kept those memories in my mind.” We hope the days and memories await us when we win the championship again this year.”
Okan Buruk will be the third coach of the team since last January, succeeding the famous coach Fatih Terim and the Spaniard Dominic Torrent, who passed away after a disappointing season.
Galatasaray ranked 13th in the Turkish league standings, which does not suit its competition for the first place as usual.
Boruk knows Galatasaray well as he played in his academy and defended his colors for 12 seasons over two periods (1991-2001, 2006-2008), and he was crowned with him in particular in 2000 with the title of the European Union Cup competition, which was merged with the European Cup Winners Cup and became bearing the name of the European League. Europa League, and the European Super Cup in the same year.