Ex-Turkey midfielder Okan Buruk has been appointed coach of his former membership Galatasaray on a two-year deal, the Istanbul facet introduced on Thursday.
After the departure of Fatih Terim in January, Spaniard Domenec Torrent, a former assistant to Manchester Metropolis boss Pep Guardiola, was unable to enhance the crew’s outcomes.
The membership slumped to thirteenth within the league, a historic low for the report 22-time Turkish league champions.
Buruk, a 48-year-old was capped 56 instances for Turkey and performed for the membership for 12 seasons, successful the UEFA Cup with them in 2000.
“Welcome residence!” Galatasaray stated in an announcement.
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As a coach Buruk led Istanbul Basaksehir to their first-ever Turkish league title in 2020.