Şükrü Ersoy

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Şükrü Ersoy
Surname Ali Şükrü Ersoy
birthday December 1, 1931
place of birth IstanbulTurkey
size 178 cm
position goal
Years station
Fenerbahçe Istanbul
0000-1949 Vefa Istanbul
Years station Games (goals) 1
1949-1952 Vefa Istanbul
1953-1954 MKE Ankaragücü
1954-1952 Fenerbahçe Istanbul
1962-1964 SV Austria Salzburg
National team
Years selection Games (goals)
1950 Turkey U-21 1 (0)
1951 Turkey A2 1 (0)
1950-1957 Turkey 8 (0)
Stations as a trainer
Years station
1967-1968 Balıkesirspor
1975 Trabzonspor
1977 Denizlispor
1978 Denizlispor
1979 Fenerbahçe Istanbul
1980 Altay Izmir
1982 Karagümrük SK
1988-1989 Karagümrük SK
1 Only league games are given.

Ali Şükrü Ersoy (born December 1, 1931 in Istanbul ) is a former Turkish football goalkeeper . Through his many years of work for Fenerbahçe Istanbul , he is strongly associated with this club. On fan and club pages he is seen as one of the most important players in club history.

Player career


Ersoy started playing football in the youth of Fenerbahçe Istanbul and moved to Vefa Istanbul . For this club he played until 1953. Then he began his military service and therefore played for the military team of the ground forces , the Karagücü . Since he was doing his military service in the Turkish capital Ankara , he played for the club MKE Ankaragücü in addition to his work for Karagücü .

After completing his military service, he returned to his hometown of Istanbul and was hired by Fenerbahçe Istanbul . Here he fought for a regular place straight away and was twice champion of the regional İstanbul Futbol Ligi with his team . In the summer of 1959, the first championship of the newly founded and nationwide Süper Lig was won . Two years later, the team succeeded again in winning the championship.

In the summer of 1962 he moved to the traditional Austrian club SV Austria Salzburg . The decisive factor in this change was the fact that Austria was trained by Ignác Molnár , the long-time head coach of Fenerbahçe, and brought his old player Ersoy to his new club. He played the next two seasons for Salzburg and then ended his active football career.

National team

Ersoy first played for the Turkish national team on October 28, 1950 in a friendly match against the Israeli national team . He then played once for the Turkish U-21 national team and the second selection of the Turkish national team.

With Turkey he qualified for the football world championship in 1954 and took part in it as a substitute goalkeeper . During the tournament he was used in the 2: 7 defeat on June 23, 1954 against the German national team.

Coaching career

After his active playing career, he decided to pursue a coaching career. So he took over the second division Balıkesirspor as the first activity in the 1967/68 season . In the 1975/76 season he took over Trabzonspor and coached this club until the winter break. In 1977 and 1978 he coached the western Turkish second division team Denizlispor twice .

In 1979 he took over Fenerbahçe Istanbul on an interim basis and looked after the team for 13 competitive games.

For the 1980/81 season he was introduced as the head coach of the traditional Altay Izmir club and looked after the club until the winter break. In 1982 he then trained the Istanbul second division club Karagümrük SK . He coached this club again in the period from 1988 to 1989.


Web links

Individual evidence

  1. mujdatyetkiner.com: Şükrü Ersoy Fenerbahçeli efsane futbolcu (accessed September 24, 2012).
  2. August 28, 1962, Milliyet, p. 8
  3. Germany - Turkey June 23, 1954 in tff.org.
  4. April 22, 1982, Milliyet Spor, p. 6