De Jong and Sneijder suffering painful defeat in the Turkish cup
Galatasary ended the year with a painful defeat in the group stage of the Turkish cup. The team of coach Jan Olde Riekerink lost Wednesday night at derdedivisionist Tuzlaspor: 3-2.
Just before half-time came to Galatasaray, where Nigel de Jong in was and Wesley Sneijder bankzitter was still ahead by Aurélien Chedjou.
In the second half scored Tuzlaspor, however, three times in a row. Goalscorer Chedjou and Yasin Öztekin got a red card for Galatasaray with a goal from Martin Linnes still came back to 3-2.
Tuzlaspor is going after four races at the top of the group with nine points. 24 Erzincanspor is second with seven points, followed by Galatasary (five points). Elazigspor occupied the last place.
The top two teams qualify for the eighth finals.
Sunday, the club from Istanbul in the league with a 5-1 of Alanyaspor. Sneijder and De Jong were both responsible for one goal. Galatasaray is busy in the Süper Lig for the third spot.
View the results of the program and the position in the Süper Lig