• Beşiktaş embroiled in Rakitskiy transfer talks

    Beşiktaş are negotiating fiercely with Shakhtar over Yaroslav Rakitskiy. The Ukranians started the negotiations at a transfer fee of € 8 million, but Beşiktaş have managed to bring this fee down...

  • Does a loan fee factor in to FFP calculations?

    With Beşiktaş being their second year of a Financial Fairplay settlemen they are required to balance the books with a deficit no larger than 10 million euros during the monitoring period of...

  • Beşiktaş eyes new left-back option

    Whilst the talks with Kolarov from Manchester City are still ongoing, alternatives are being considered.  For a while, the board is negotiating with Emmanuel Mas, but now Martin Olsson from Norwich...

  • Fikret Orman talks with the media after iftar held by the club

    Beşiktaş chairman Fikret Orman has told the media that they can’t buy new players, unless players are sold. The reason for that is the agreement made with the UEFA, concerning the...

  • What do the FFP sanctions mean for Besiktas?

    Besiktas will be sanctioned up to a maximum amount of €5.500.000 over the course of the sporting seasons 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018/19. Of this €5.500.000, €1.500.000 will have to be...

  • Besiktas sanctioned by UEFA on FFP grounds

    Besiktas have been sanctioned by UEFA. Earlier today UEFA made an announcement on their site in which they stated:   “The Club Financial Control Body (CFCB) investigatory chamber today announced that ten...

  • UEFA request additional FFP related information

    European football’s governing body, UEFA, have officially requested Beşiktaş to provide them with additional information regarding a break-even deficit int he financial reports of 2012 and 2013. “The CFCB has opened formal...

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    Galatasaray in trouble with FFP, may see winnings go to Beşiktaş

    After Beşiktaş’s elimination from the Champions League, press and social media was crazy about Beşiktaş’s share from the CL market pool that Galatasaray is going to have instead. To add insult...