Galatasaray officially announced Ekrem Memnun – Last minute basketball news

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Galatasaray parted ways with the Men’s Basketball Team Head Coach Ömer Uğurata. Yellow-red people announced that they brought Ekrem Memnun as the head of the team.


Ekrem Saturn was appointed as the head coach of our Galatasaray Men’s Basketball Team. An agreement was reached with Mr. Ekrem Satnun until the end of the season.

Born on July 16, 1969, Ekrem Memnun started his coaching career in Galatasaray infrastructure in 1988. After serving as assistant coach of women’s team and in charge of infrastructure, Memnun took over Yıldırım Spor in 1992 and stayed there for three years.

In 1995, he returned to the Galatasaray Men’s Basketball Team as assistant coach and became the head coach of our women’s basketball team between 1996 and 2002, and in the 1998-1999 season, he won the third place in the Euroleague, one of the greatest achievements in women’s basketball up to that date, with his team. During this time, three Turkey League (1996-1997, 1997-1998, 1999-2000) three President Cup (1996, 1997, 1998) and two in Turkey Cup (1997, 1998) was the head of the winning team.

Working as an assistant coach in the Galatasaray Men’s Basketball Team under the management of Erman Kunter in 2002, Memnun became the head coach of the Kosovo team Sigal Prishtina in 2003, where he was the regular season leader for two seasons, one Kosovo Cup, one Kosovo National Cup and one Kosovo. The Super Cup has seen success.

In 2005, again returned to Turkey Ekrem Satisfied, fetching the assistant coach of Efes Pilsen management Oktay Mahmut, he continued in this position for three seasons. In 2008, he became the head coach of Darüşşafaka Cooper Tires and served there for two seasons.

Ekrem Memnun, who started to coach the Galatasaray Odeabank Women’s Basketball Team on June 13, 2012, beat Fenerbahçe 3-2 in the league and reached the championship after 14 years. On April 13, 2014, she won the championship by overthrowing the arch-rival Fenerbahçe in the Euroleague Women’s final, and women achieved the greatest success in basketball history on the basis of clubs. Having brought Galatasaray Odebank to the top of the league and Europe, Memnun completed the 2013-14 season with 3 trophies with the victory of the Presidential Cup.

February 10, 2015 starting date in Turkey experienced coaches to run the National Women’s Basketball Team, which was removed from the national team spent two separate periods after December 10, 2018 on the tasks in the months-star team.

Returning to Galatasaray, where he achieved historical success, we welcome Ekrem Memnun to our club and wish him success.

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