Besiktas have refused to play the rescheduled final 33 minutes of their Turkish Cup semifinal against Fenerbahce.
The Istanbul rivals, who drew 2-2 in March's first leg, were unable to finish the return fixture at Fenerbahce's Sukru Saracoglu stadium on April 19 as trouble in the stands spread to the benches and the tunnel.
Besiktas coach Senol Gunes was struck on the head by an object thrown from the crowd and the game was called off by the referee in the 57th minute, with the second-leg scoreline...
The Istanbul derby was abandoned at Fenerbahce on Thursday after Besiktas manager Senol Gunes sustained a head injury from an object thrown from the stands.
Gunes suffered a concussion and received stitches on his head after the Turkish Cup semifinal was halted in the second half. At least 15 Fenerbahce fans were arrested following the incident.
Fenerbahce were leading the second leg on away goals and had an extra man in the heated derby encounter when the incident took place.
Pepe had been sent...
Former Real Madrid defender Pepe has denied criticising the atmosphere at the Santiago Bernabeu, although the Besiktas player says his current team's fans are "completely different."
Pepe, 34, left Madrid in the summer after a decade with the club, and has quickly become a firm favourite at his new club, missing just one game so far in the Turkish Super Lig and especially impressing in the Champions League where they lead their Champions League group ahead of Monaco, Porto and Leipzig.
Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur are battling to sign 16-year-old Serkan Bakan from Turkish club Gaziantepspor, his agent has told ESPN FC.
Attacking midfielder Bakan made history last season when he became the youngest player to score a goal in top-flight Turkish football.
Bakan's representative, Ibrahim Polat, told ESPN FC: "Manchester United and Tottenham have been scouting Bakan.
"Several clubs from Germany have also been keeping tabs following his debut season in the Super Lig.