Fotoistanbul Beşiktaş International Photography Festival opens its doors for the fourth time on Sept 30
First half goals from Ryan Babel and Talisca earned Beşiktaş a 2-0 victory over RB Leipzig in a Champions League game on Sept. 26 in Istanbul, making it successive Group G wins for the Turkish champion.
Turkish champion Beşiktaş wants to maintain its good start to the Champions League on Sept. 26 when it hosts RB Leipzig for the first time as the German upstart hunts a maiden win in its debut season in Europe.
Tens of thousands of coffee lovers flocked to the Istanbul Coffee Festival held between Sept. 21 and 24 to sip on different kinds of coffees from all around the world.
An Istanbul derby between Fenerbahçe and Beşiktaş on the night of Sept. 23 descended into farce amid five red cards, 10 yellow cards, and two penalties, with the home side Fenerbahçe eventually extending its unbeaten streak against the visitors to 15 games with a 2-1 victory.
A strong Beşiktaş will seek a first away win since 2005 against Fenerbahçe, another title challenger that suffered a bad start to the season, in the first derby game of the year on Sept. 23.
U.K. Ambassador to Ankara, Richard Moore, a dedicated Beşiktaş fan, has become an official member of the club, according to a statement on the Black Eagle’s official website on Sept. 21.
Istanbul giant Beşiktaş’s home stadium Vodafone Park will host UEFA Super Cup match in 2019.
The Turkish Super League’s defending champion Beşiktaş defeated Konyaspor 2-0 in the closing game of the week at home late on Sept. 18, equalizing matters with Galatasaray on top of the standing.
MHP leader Devlet Bahçeli and U.K. Ambassador to Turkey Richard Moore have traded blows on Twitter
Turkish Spor Toto Super League leader Galatasaray hosts minnow city rival Kasımpaşa on Sept. 16, aiming to continue its perfect home record so far this season
Beşiktaş fans were in seventh heaven on Sept. 14, a day after the Istanbul club made its first ever wining start to the Champions League group stage with a 3-1 away victory at Porto
Beşiktaş hopes to put an end to Porto’s record of never having lost to the Turkish opposition in eight previous matches when it visits the Portuguese side’s Dragao Stadium in a UEFA Champions League Group G opener on Sept. 13.
A goal in the dying minutes gave last season’s runner-up Başakşehir its first-ever league victory at Fenerbahçe on Sept. 9, while defending champion Beşiktaş also won in the Turkish Super League.
Last year’s runner-up Medipol Başakşehir will visit Fenerbahçe, another title contender, on Sept. 9 in the highlight game of the weekend at the Turkish Super League in a bid to break the jinx against its city rival.
Istanbul fishermen who set sail in the Marmara Sea after the end of the five-month seasonal fishing ban on Sept. 1, have come across schools of mackerel, a fish that used to be plentiful but has rarely been seen in recent years.
Filiz Aker, the former model who killed popular TV host Vatan Şaşmaz on Aug. 27 in Istanbul, had reportedly said two people in the U.S. had transferred money through her, according to one of her close friends.
Coach Mircea Lucescu is ready for his Turkey debut amid criticism over his squad choices as the country continues its daunting 2018 World Cup qualification campaign
Speaking at the site of the planned Beşiktaş metro station, Istanbul Mayor Kadir Topbaş said they hope archaeological works will be completed by the end of the year in order to start the subway construction
Heavy rainfall once again paralyzed daily life in Istanbul on Aug. 29
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