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Altınordu players led Turkish U17 to glory!



Turkish U17 national team, which includes home-grown Altınordu players; Mert Furkan Bayram, Arif Şimşir, Furkan Yöntem, Arda Kırgıl, Hasan Berat Kayalı and Muhammed Zişan, became the champions in the Viktor Bannikov Tournament held in Ukraine.

U17 defeated the host Ukraine 5-4 at the end of the penalty shootout in the match as the normal time ended 1-1. Furkan Yöntem was the team captain in the final match of the U17 Nationals, while Mert Furkan Bayram and Arda Kırgıl were also in the starting 11. Muhammed Zişan Turan joined the game later. Thus, in the final reception, four of our home-grown took to the pitch.

In the penalty shootout, Furkan Yöntem and Muhammed Zişan Turan turned their penalties into goals. Mert Furkan Bayram also did not allow a goal in a penalty shootout.

We congratulate our players and the Turkish U17 National Team!