Istanbul’s Medipol Başakşehir clinched their first ever Turkish Süper Lig title late Sunday after its closest rival Trabzonspor misplaced to Konyaspor 4-3.
Meanwhile, the champions additionally beat Kayserispor 1-Zero in a house match.
Playing at Başakşehir Fatih Terim Stadium, Turkish midfielder Mahmut Tekdemir scored a objective within the 19th minute for his crew.
Meanwhile, within the 33rd minute, Başakşehir was awarded a penalty with a VAR choice however Bosnian midfielder Edin Visca missed it.
Başakşehir’s Mehmet Topal turned the first participant to achieve the championship within the historical past of Turkish Süper Lig with three completely different golf equipment.
Topal had gained the league title with Galatasaray in 2008 and Fenerbahçe in 2014.
Başakşehir supervisor Okan Buruk turned the fifth one who gained the league title within the historical past of the Turkish Süper Lig as each soccer participant and coach.
Ertuğrul Sağlam, Aykut Kocaman, Hamza Hamzaoğlu and Şenol Güneş had clinched the league title as each participant and head coach.
With the victory, the crew has turn into the sixth membership in Turkey’s historical past to win a championship.
The membership, whose mascot is the owl, have managed to get the title solely six years after it was based.
The Istanbul aspect had been topped league champions with per week to go within the league, profitable the first home title within the membership’s younger historical past.
Başakşehir has arguably one of the best squad and one of the best squad depth and they’re additionally the oldest, most skilled crew within the league.