Friday, 21 September 2012

Ankaragucu draw Igdir Universitesi Spor in Turkish Cup !





Ankaragucu were today drawn at home to Igdir Universitesi Spor in the second round of the Turkish Cup. The draw was made in Istanbul and Ankaragucu will be happy to have home advantage. Elswhere Genclerbirligi were drawn away from home against Dersimspor.

Igdir hail from the city of Erzerum and should not be taken lightly. Ankaragucu failed to make the group stages of the cup last season and will need to be at the top of their game to progress to the next round. This will be a cup final for Igdir and they will be travelling to Ankara to try and cause an upset.

More news on the dates of the ties when they are announced. In other news Ankaragucu were fined 3000 TL for crowd trouble at Karsiyaka last week. Volkan Geyik has been handed a 3 match ban for his red card in the same match, and Hikmet Hancioglu has urged the Ankaragucu support to fill the stadium and get behind the team for tomorrows match. He has also asked the fans to behave and not get involved in any criminal activity.

2 comments:

  1. According to the Turkish FA website the games will take place on 25th and 26th of September which is next week. A bit short notice.

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  2. I was gonna say ...... Igdir ?? Where's that ? Outer Mongolia ? But, thanks for the Geography lesson Nadeem !!

    Cup dates are shit for me. I've got a darts match on Tues and the Darts Presentation Night from last season is on Wed. Grrrrrrr !!!

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