Hakan Sukur

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Turkey is a candidate for the 2024 European Championships. Photograph: Murad Sezer/Reuters

It is hard even in the space of a few days not to be struck by the potential of Turkey as a host of a major football championship. The country has bee(...)

Turkey’s Hakan Sukur holds a South Korean flag at the end of the 2002 World Cup third place playoff. Photograph: AP

Turkish authorities have issued a warrant for the arrest of former football star and legislator Hakan Sukur over his links to a US-based Muslim cleric(...)