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Sunday, May 22, 2011
FENERBAHCE CHAMPIONS OF TURKEY
Fenerbahce clinched their 18th Turkish league title with a 4-3 win over Sivasspor on Sunday.
Trabzonspor, the , won 4-0 away to Karabukspor to also finish on 82 points but Fenerbahce became champions due to a superior record in matches between the two clubs this season.
Playing in Sivas, Andre Santos put Fenerbahce ahead in the sixth minute. Selcuk Sahin restored the lead near the end of the first half after Jakup Navratil had equalized.
Second-half goals from Brazilian captain Alex and Joseph Yobo sealed the victory for the visitors, despite Erman Kilic pulling two goals back.