TFF Second League

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TFF Second League
TFF 2.Lig logo.png
Organising body Turkish Football Federation (TFF)
Founded2001; 20 years ago
CountryTurkey
Confederation UEFA
Number of teams36
Level on pyramid 3
Promotion to 1. Lig
Relegation to 3. Lig
Domestic cup(s) Turkish Cup
International cup(s) UEFA Europa League
(via winning Turkish Cup)
Current champions Samsunspor (White Group),
Bandırmaspor (Red Group)
(2019–20)
TV partners beIN Sport Turkey
Website TFF Second League
Soccerball current event.svg 2019–20 TFF Second League

TFF 2. Lig (Turkish Football Federation Second League) or TFF 2. Lig (in Turkish), is the third level in the Turkish football league system. It was founded in the 2001–02 season with the name of Turkish Second League Category B as a continuation of the then second level division. In the 2005–06 season the name of the league was changed to Lig B. Since the 2007–08 season the league's current name is used along with sponsor names.

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Turkish Second Football League (in Turkish: Türkiye İkinci Futbol Ligi or shortly İkinci Lig or 2. Lig) is a defunct football league in Turkey. It was the second level division in Turkish football since its foundation in 1963–64 until the formation of the new league system in 2001–02. The Second Football League was divided into two categories in the 2001–02 season: Category A and Category B. Since 2007–08 Category A has continued as the TFF First League and Category B has continued as the TFF Second League.

League status

In the 2009–10 season the league contained 55 clubs spread out over 4 groups of 11 or 12 teams. The league is played over two rounds. In the first round, ten teams in five groups play with other teams in their group, like a regular season. Top two teams of each group qualify to the "play-off group". They form a play-off league (consisting of ten teams) and play a regular season starting with zero points. The remaining eight teams in each group keep their points and they play again with each other. These new eight-teamed groups are called "classifying groups". The top two teams in each play-off group are promoted to the TFF First League. The three teams classified as third to fifth in each play-off group join the extra play-offs with top teams from each of the five classifying groups. These eight teams play a knockout competition (in a neutral venue) to determine the last team to be promoted. The bottom three teams of the classifying groups are relegated to the TFF Third League. The top four clubs from the Promotion Group of the TFF Third League are then promoted to the TFF Second League, while eight others play in a play-off.

In the 2010–11 season the league was played with 36 teams in two groups, white and red. The winners of each group are directly promoted to the 1. Lig (TFF First League). In each group 2nd through 5th teams compete in the play-off with the respective team in the other group to determine the finalists. The finalists play a single game to determine the third team to be promoted. The bottom three teams in each group are relegated to the 3. Lig (TFF Third League).

League history

1963–64 Turkish Second Football League

League was founded in 1963–64 as a single group with 13 teams.

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Regional Amateur Leagues
1963–64 Şekerspor İzmir Demirspor

1964–65 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Regional Amateur Leagues
1964–65 Vefa no relegation

1965–66 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Regional Amateur Leagues
1965–66 Eskişehirspor (final group champions)
Altınordu (Final group runners-up)
Yeşildirek (play-off loser)

1966–67 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Regional Amateur Leagues
1966–67 Mersin İdman Yurdu (Red Group winner and champions of the league)
Bursaspor (White Group winner)
Red Group: Beyoğluspor
White Group: Davutpaşa

1967–68 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1967–68 İstanbulspor (Red Group winner)
İzmirspor (White Group winner and Champions of the league)
Red Group: Petrol Ofisi Spor, Altındağ, Uşakspor
White Group: Kasımpaşa, Malatyaspor, Taksim

1968–69 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1968–69 MKE Ankaragücü (Red Group winner and Champions of the league)
Samsunspor (White Group winner)
Red Group: Sarıyer, Edirnespor, Karagümrük
White Group: Konyaspor, Beylerbeyi, Kastamonuspor

1969–70 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1969–70 Karşıyaka (Red Group winner)
Boluspor (White Group winner and champions of the league)
Red Group: Düzcespor
White Group: Ülküspor

1970–71 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1970–71 Adanaspor (Red Group winner and champions of the league)
Giresunspor (White Group winner)
Red Group: Beykoz, Nazillispor
White Group: Hacettepe, Galata

1971–72 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1971–72 PTT (Red Group winner)
Şekerspor (White Group winner and champions of the league)
Red Group: İzmirspor, Güneşspor
White Group: Toprak Ofisi, Tarsus İdman Yurdu

1972–73 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1972–73 Kayserispor (Red Group winner and champions of the league)
Adana Demirspor (White Group winner)
Red Group: DÇ Karabükspor, Afyonspor
White Group: Feriköy, Karşıyaka

1973–74 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1973–74 Trabzonspor (Red Group winner)
Zonguldakspor (White Group winner and champions of the league)
Red Group: Bandırmaspor, PTT
White Group: Erzurumspor, Lüleburgazspor

1974–75 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1974–75 Orduspor (Red Group winner and champions of the league)
Balıkesirspor (White Group winner)
Red Group: İstanbulspor
White Group: Uşakspor

1975–76 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1975–76 Mersin İdman Yurdu (Red Group winner)
Samsunspor (White Group winner and champions of the league)
Red Group: Hatayspor
White Group: Kütahyaspor

1976–77 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1976–77 Diyarbakırspor (Red Group winner)
MKE Ankaragücü (White Group winner and champions of the league)
Red Group: Malatyaspor
White Group: Çorumspor

1977–78 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1977–78 MKE Kırıkkalespor (Red Group winner and champions of the league)
Göztepe (White Group winner)
Red Group: Giresunspor, Manisaspor
White Group: İskenderunspor, Altınordu

1978–79 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1978–79 Gaziantepspor (Red Group winner and champions of the league)
Çaykur Rizespor (White Group winner)
Kayserispor (Red Group runners-up and promotion play-off winner)
Red Group: Gençlerbirliği, Konyaspor
White Group: Beykoz

1979–80 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1979–80 Mersin İdmanyurdu (Group A winner)
Kocaelispor (Group B winner and champions of the league)
Boluspor (Group A runners-up and promotion play-off winner)
no relegation

1980–81 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1980–81 Göztepe (Group A winner)
Sakaryaspor (Group B winner)
Diyarbakırspor (Group C winner)
MKE Ankaragücü (Turkish Cup champions and Group B runners-up)
no relegation

1981–82 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1981–82 Sarıyer (Group A winner)
Antalyaspor (Group B winner)
Mersin İdman Yurdu (Group C winner)
Samsunspor (Group D winner)
Group A: Kırklarelispor
Group B: Ödemişspor
Group C: Elazığspor
Group D: Çorumspor

1982–83 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1982–83 Karagümrük (Group A winner)
Denizlispor (Group B winner)
Gençlerbirliği (Group C winner)
Orduspor (Group D winner)
Group A: Beylerbeyi, Davutpaşa, Yedikule, Feriköy, Eyüp
Group B: Uşakspor, Yeşilova, Çanakkalespor, Manisaspor, Tirespor
Group C: DÇ Karabükspor, K. Ereğlispor, Ank. Demir, Amasyaspor, Esk. Demir
Group D: Hatayspor, TİY Erkutspor, Sivasspor, Tokatspor, Erzincanspor

1983–84 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1983–84 Eskişehirspor (Group A winner)
Altay (Group B winner)
Malatyaspor (Group C winner)
Group A: Beykoz, İstanbulspor
Group B: Ispartaspor, Aydınspor
Group C: Kırşehirspor, Ceyhanspor

1984–85 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1984–85 Çaykur Rizespor (Group A winner)
Kayserispor (Group B winner and shampions of the league)
Samsunspor (Group C winner)
Group A: Elazığspor, Şanlıurfaspor
Group B: Kütahyaspor, Sitespor
Group C: Süleymaniye Sirkeci, Alibeyköyspor

1985–86 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1985–86 Diyarbakırspor (Group A winner)
Boluspor (Group B winner)
Antalyaspor (Group C winner)
Group A: Hopaspor, Sivasspor, Mardinspor, Giresunspor
Group B: Balıkesirspor, Vestel Manisa, Burdurspor, E.S. Alüminyumspor
Group C: Galata, Tekirdağspor, Lüleburgazspor, Gölcükgücü

1986–87 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1986–87 Adana Demirspor (Group A winner)
Karşıyaka (Group B winner)
Sakaryaspor (Group C winner)
Group A: Reyhanlıspor, Osmaniyespor, Elazığspor
Group B: Sökespor, Kırşehirspor, Düzce Kervan Doğsan, Bandırmaspor
Group C: Anadolu, Vefa Simtel, Çanakkalespor, Silivrispor

1987–88 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1987–88 Adanaspor (Group A winner)
Kahramanmaraşspor (Group B winner)
Konyaspor (Group C winner)
Group A: MKE Kırıkkalespor, Niğdespor, Bayburtspor
Group B: Tarsus İdman Yurdu, Uşakspor, Ünyespor
Group C: İzmirspor, Fatih Karagümrük, Kırklarelispor

1988–89 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1988–89 Gençlerbirliği (Group A winner)
No promotion in Group B (Bursaspor II won)
Zeytinburnuspor (Group C winner)
Group A: Mardinspor, Bitlisspor, Kayserispor
Group B: Zonguldakspor, Sönmez Filament, Yeni Afyonspor, Trabzonspor II
Group C: Babaeskispor, Çorluspor, Düzcespor, Uzunköprüspor

1989–90 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1989–90 Bakırköyspor (Group A winner)
Aydınspor (Group B winner)
Gaziantepspor (Group C winner)
Group A: Bartınspor, Çarşambaspor, Bulancakspor
Group B: Trakya Birlik Edirnespor, Menemenspor, Ispartaspor
Group C: İskenderunspor, Şanlıurfaspor, Erzincanspor

1990–91 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1990–91 Samsunspor (Group A winner)
Altay (Group B winner)
Adana Demirspor (Group C winner)
Group A: Giresunspor, Sümerbank Beykoz, Akçaabat Sebatspor
Group B: Kütahyaspor, Kuşadasıspor, Yeni Afyonspor
Group C: Nevşehirspor, Niğdespor, Polatlıspor

1991–92 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1991–92 Kocaelispor (Group A winner)
Karşıyaka (Group B winner and champions of the league)
Kayserispor (Group C winner)
Group A: Eskişehirspor, Fatih Karagümrük, Kasımpaşa
Group B: Bozüyükspor, Altınordu, Gönenspor
Group C: Hatayspor, Elazığspor, Şekerspor

1992–93 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1992–93 Samsunspor (promotion group first place)
Zeytinburnuspor (promotion group second place)
DÇ Karabükspor (promotion group third place)
Group 1: İnegölspor, Bandırmaspor, Küçükçekmecespor
Group 2: Manisaspor, Yeni Nazillispor, İzmirspor
Group 3: Keçiörengücü, Mudurnuspor
Group 4: Çaykur Rizespor, Akçaabat Sebatspor, Bafraspor
Group 5: Kahramanmaraşspor, Batman Belediyespor

1993–94 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1993–94 Petrolofisi (promotion group first place)
Denizlispor (promotion group second place)
Vanspor (promotion group third place)
Adana Demirspor (extra play-off winner and promotion group 5th)
Antalyaspor (extra play-off winner and promotion group 6th)
Group 1: Yalovaspor, Eyüpspor
Group 2: Sökespor, Ayvalıkgücü
Group 3: Yeni Yozgatspor, Kütahyaspor
Group 4: PTT, Ünyespor
Group 5: Muşspor, İskenderunspor

1994–95 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1994–95 Karşıyaka (promotion group first place)
İstanbulspor (promotion group second place)
Eskişehirspor (extra play-off winner and promotion group 3rd)
Group 1: İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyespor, Üsküdar Anadolu
Group 2: Muğlaspor, Manisaspor
Group 3: Ispartaspor, Tarsus İdman Yurdu
Group 4: Giresunspor, Erdemir Ereğlispor
Group 5: Yeni Sincanspor, Batman Belediyespor

1995–96 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1995–96 Çanakkale Dardanelspor (promotion group first place)
Sarıyer (promotion group second place)
Zeytinburnuspor (extra play-off winner and classification group 1 winner)
Group 1: Çorluspor, Lüleburgazspor
Group 2: Fethiyespor, Bergamaspor
Group 3: Beypazarı Belediyespor, Mersinspor
Group 4: Boluspor, Orduspor
Group 5: Petrol Ofisi, Kahramanmaraşspor

1996–97 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1996–97 KDÇ Karabükspor (promotion group first place)
Kayserispor (promotion group second place)
Şekerspor (extra play-off winner and classification group 4 winner)
Group 1: Nişantaşı, Anadoluhisarı İdman Yurdu
Group 2: Muğlaspor, Balıkesirspor
Group 3: İnegölspor, Alanyaspor
Group 4: Ünyespor
Group 5: İskenderunspor, Bingölspor

1997–98 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1997–98 Erzurumspor (promotion group first place)
Adanaspor (promotion group second place)
Sakaryaspor (extra play-off winner and promotion group 5th)
Group 1: Kemerspor, Gaziosmanpaşaspor
Group 2: Turgutluspor, Afyonspor
Group 3: Düzcespor, Beylerbeyi
Group 4: Keçiörengücü, Çorumspor
Group 5: PTT, Siirt Köy Hizmetleri YSE Spor

1998–99 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1998–99 Vanspor (promotion group first place)
Denizlispor (promotion group second place)
Göztepe (extra play-off winner and promotion group 3rd)
Group 1: Adana Demirspor, Kilimli Belediyespor
Group 2: Petrol Ofisi, Soma Linyitspor
Group 3: Zonguldakspor, Edirnespor
Group 4: Erzincanspor, Gümüşhane Doğanspor
Group 5: Ankara Demirspor, Fırat Üniversitesi

1999–2000 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
1999–00 Yimpaş Yozgatspor (promotion group first place)
Siirt JET-PA (promotion group second place)
Çaykur Rizespor (extra play-off winner and promotion group 3rd)
Group 1: Zeytinburnuspor
Group 2: Kuşadasıspor, Marmarisspor
Group 3: Pendikspor, Kasımpaşa
Group 4: Giresunspor, Orduspor
Group 5: Adıyamanspor, Malatya Belediyespor

2000–01 Turkish Second Football League

Promotion and relegation:

SeasonPromoted to Turkish First Football League Relegated to Turkish Third Football League
2000-01 Göztepe (promotion group first place)
Diyarbakırspor (promotion group second place)
Malatyaspor (extra play-off winner and classification group 5 winner)
Group 1: Bakırköyspor
Group 2: Yeni Salihlispor
Group 3: Çorluspor
Group 4: Düzcespor
Group 5: Ankara ASAŞ Spor

Source: Cem Pekin Archives [1] and TFF [2] and mackolik.com. [3]

Past promotion since 2001–02

Regional Group System

SeasonA Group LeaderB Group LeaderC Group Leader
2002–03 Karşıyaka Türk Telekom Kayseri Erciyesspor
2003–04 Fatih Karagümrük Sarıyer Mardinspor
2004–05 Uşakspor Orduspor Gaziantep Büyükşehir Belediyespor

Promotion–Classification Group System

SeasonWinnersRunners-upPlayoff Winners
2001–02 Manisaspor Mersin İdman Yurdu Adana Demirspor
2005–06 Kasımpaşa Gençlerbirliği OFTAŞ Eskişehirspor
2006–07 Boluspor Kartalspor Giresunspor
2007–08 Adanaspor Kardemir Karabükspor Güngören Belediyespor
2008–09 Bucaspor Mersin İdman Yurdu Çanakkale Dardanelspor
2009–10 Güngören Belediyespor Akhisar Belediyespor TKİ Tavşanlı Linyitspor

Dual Group System

SeasonRed Group WinnersWhite Group WinnersPlayoff Winners
2010–11 Elazığspor Göztepe Sakaryaspor
2011–12 1461 Trabzon Şanlıurfaspor Adana Demirspor
2012–13 Kahramanmaraşspor Balıkesirspor Fethiyespor
2013–14 Altınordu Giresunspor Alanyaspor
2014–15 Göztepe Yeni Malatyaspor 1461 Trabzon
2015–16 Ümraniyespor Manisaspor Bandırmaspor
2016–17 MKE Ankaragücü İstanbulspor BB Erzurumspor
2017–18 Hatayspor Altay Afjet Afyonspor
2018–19 Menemen Belediyespor Keçiörengücü Fatih Karagümrük
2019–20 Bandırmaspor Samsunspor Tuzlaspor

Past relegation since 2001–02

Regional Group System

SeasonGroup AGroup BGroup C
2002–03 Gaziosmanpaşaspor, Kütahyaspor Çubukspor, Tokatspor Hakkarispor, Silopi Cudispor
2003–04 Sidespor, MustafakemalpaşasporAmasyaspor, Gümüşhanespor Mezitlispor, Iğdırspor
2004–05 Göztepe, ÇorlusporBulancakspor, Şekerspor Erzincanspor, Karamanspor

Promotion–Classification Group System

SeasonGroup 1Group 2Group 3Group 4Group 5
2001–02 Zeytinburnuspor, Sapancaspor Ispartaspor, Yeni Turgutluspor Konya Mobellaspor, Kırklarelispor Boluspor, Artvin Hopaspor Vanspor, Ağrıspor
2005–06Yıldırım Bosnaspor, Üsküdar Anadolu Aydınspor, Adanaspor (Adanaspor didn't field first two games and were officially relegated) Aksarayspor, Bursa Merinosspor Ankara Demirspor, Zonguldakspor Osmaniyespor, Batman Petrolspor
2006–07 Yalovaspor, Oyak Renault G.S.D. Nazilli Belediyespor, Muğlaspor Keçiörengücü, Darıca Gençlerbirliği Tokatspor, Ünyespor Siirtspor, Cizrespor
2007–08 İnegölspor, Fatih Karagümrük İzmirspor, Uşakspor Küçükköyspor, Tepecik Belediyespor Araklıspor, Erzincanspor Kahramanmaraşspor, Hatayspor
2008–09 Gaziosmanpaşaspor, Darıca Gençlerbirliği, Beylerbeyi Altınordu, Marmaris Belediyespor, Afyonkarahisarspor Kırıkkalespor, Maltepespor, Alibeyköyspor Pazarspor, Arsinspor, Yimpaş Yozgatspor GASKİ, Şanlıurfa Belediyespor, Malatya Belediyespor
2009–10 Yalovaspor, Beykoz 1908, Zeytinburnuspor Tepecikspor, İstanbulspor, Denizli Belediyespor Karsspor, Kırşehirspor, Erzurumspor (Erzurumspor didn't field first two games of 2nd stage and were officially relegated) Diyarbakır Büyükşehir Belediyespor, Kahramanmaraşspor, Malatyaspor

Dual Group System

SeasonRelegated teams from Red GroupRelegated teams from White Group
2010–11 Türk Telekom (Withdrew from leagues after that season), Tarsus İdman Yurdu, Belediye Vanspor, Çanakkale Dardanelspor Akçaabat Sebatspor, Hacettepe, Gebzespor
2011–12 Altınordu, Adıyamanspor, Mardinspor Diyarbakırspor, Çorumspor, Kocaelispor
2012–13 Ünyespor, Sakaryaspor Denizli Belediyespor, Çamlıdere Şekerspor
2013–14 Eyüpspor, Güngören Belediyespor, Bozüyükspor Çanakkale Dardanelspor, Gaziosmanpaşaspor, Çankırıspor
2014–15 Gölbaşıspor, Birlik Nakliyat Düzyurtspor, Altay Körfez İskenderunspor, Turgutluspor, Ofspor, TKİ Tavşanlı Linyitspor
2015–16 Kartalspor, Ankara Demirspor, Tarsus İdman Yurdu Bayrampaşaspor, Pazarspor, Orduspor
2016–17 Aydınspor, 1461 Trabzon, Kayseri Erciyesspor Anadolu Üsküdar 1908, Tepecikspor, Ofspor
2017–18 Bucaspor, Kocaeli Birlik, Mersin İdman Yurdu Nazilli Belediyespor, Karşıyaka, Silivrispor
2018–19 Fethiyespor, Tokatspor, Darıca Gençlerbirliği Bayrampaşaspor, Manisaspor, Gaziantepspor
2019–20 Kardemir Karabükspor Şanlıurfaspor

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Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 1988–89. Mersin İdmanyurdu (MİY) football team has participated in Second League in 1988–89 season and finished 6th in Group B.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 2006–07. The team participated in TFF League B for 2nd time in the league's 5th season. Mersin İdmanyurdu has finished 2006–07 TFF League B Classification Group at third place remained in the league. Team participated in 2006–07 Turkish Cup and eliminated in first round.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 1993–94. Mersin İdmanyurdu (MİY) has participated in Second League in 1993–94 season for the 20th time. Starting from the previous year the league had been played in two stages. In this season a third stage, promotion play-offs has been initiated. MİY had a bad season in ranking group and couldn't promote to promotion group and later could not take place in promotion play-offs. The team also participated in Turkish Cup 1993–94 and eliminated at Round 2.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 1994–95. Mersin İdmanyurdu (MİY) football team has participated in Turkish Second Football League 1994–95 season for the 21st time. MİY had a bad season in ranking group and could not promote to promotion group and later could not take a place in the promotion play-offs. The team also participated in Turkish Cup in 1994–95 and were eliminated at Round 3.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 1995–96. Mersin İdmanyurdu (MİY) participated in Second League 1995–96 season for the 22nd time. MİY had finished promotion group in 8th place and later couldn't take place in neither among the promoted teams nor promotion play-offs. The team also participated in Turkish Cup in 1995–96 and eliminated at Round 3.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 1996–97. Mersin İdmanyurdu (MİY) participated in Second League 1996–97 season for the 23rd time. After first stage MİY played in promotion group. MİY had finished the promotion group in 4th place and were later eliminated in promotion play-offs. The team also participated in Turkish Cup in 1996–97 and were eliminated at Round 3.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 1997–98. Mersin İdmanyurdu (MİY) participated in Second League 1997–98 season for the 24th time. MİY had a bad season in league and finished 6th. The team also participated in Turkish Cup in 1997–98 and eliminated at Round 4.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 1998–99. Mersin İdmanyurdu (MİY) participated in 1998–99 Second League season for the 25th time. MİY couldn't attend promotion group but had finished classification in the first place and attended promotion play-offs, but couldn't promote. Team also participated in Turkish Cup in 1998–99 and eliminated at Round 2.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 1999–2000. Mersin İdmanyurdu (MİY) participated in Second League 1999–00 season for the 26th time. MİY couldn't attend promotion group and promotion play-offs, therefore couldn't promote. The team also participated in Türkiye Kupası in 1999–00 and eliminated at Round 3.

Mersin İdman Yurdu sports club in Turkey

Mersin İdman Yurdu or Mersin İdmanyurdu was a Turkish sports club from Mersin, Turkey in the eastern Mediterranean Region. The team played in the Turkish first division for 11 seasons, and after the 1983–84 season the football team played in the Turkish second and third divisions. The team was promoted to the Turkish second level division after the 2008–09 season. MİY became the champions of the Turkish second division during the 2010–11 season and earned promotion to the Turkish Süper Lig during the 2011–12 season. Previous ground of the team was 10,125 capacity Tevfik Sırrı Gür Stadium. In 2013, their new 25,534 person capacity stadium, Mersin Arena, was inaugurated on 23 March 2013 with a TFF First League match against Gaziantep Büyükşehir Belediyespor. Their main rivals were Adana Demirspor, Adanaspor and Tarsus İdmanyurdu, and were friendly with Bucaspor.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 2002–03. The team participated in Second League Category A for the first time in the league's second season. Mersin İdmanyurdu football team has finished 2002–03 season in 12th place in Turkish Second League Category A. Mersin idmanyurdu also participated in 2002–03 Turkish Cup, and eliminated at first round.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 2005–06. The team participated in Second League Category A for 4th time in the league's 5th season. Mersin İdmanyurdu football team has finished 2005–06 season in 16th place in Turkish Second League Category A. Team participated in 2005–06 Turkish Cup, and eliminated after group stage.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 2001–02. It was the first season in Turkish football league system that a single group second division was introduced with name of Second League Category A. The continuation of Turkish Second Football League was renamed as Second League Category B which was lowered to third layer accordingly. The team took place in first season of this division for the first time, and in Second League for 28th time since its foundation in 1963–64. Mersin İdmanyurdu S.K. has finished Second League Category B Promotion Group at second place in 2001–02 season and promoted to 2002–03 TFF First League.

Mersin İdmanyurdu Sports Club; located in Mersin, east Mediterranean coast of Turkey in 2000–01. Mersin İdmanyurdu has finished 2000–01 Second League season for the 27th time. This was the last season of Second League as second division in Turkish football league system. Team finished second stage at seventh place in 2000–01 season and placed to newly founded 2001-02 Second League Category B in the next season.

References

  1. Cem Pekin Archives provides information on all seasons of Turkish Second Football League between 1963–64 and 2000–01, and TFF Second League and TFF First League since 2001-02.
  2. TFF (Turkish Football Federation) provides information on TFF Second League since 1990–91 (including Turkish Second Football League), and on TFF First League since 2001–02.
  3. Maçkolik has included statistics for Turkish Third Football League in 2012. See mackolik.com.