Fenerbahce v Arsenal - JG preview

Aaron Ramsey

Arsenal travel to Turkey to take on Fenerbahce in the Champions League play-off on Wednesday evening.

You can find out more about our opponents below.


Full name: Fenerbahce Spor Kulubu
Manager: Ersun Yanal
Club colours: Yellow and navy blue shirts, white shorts, white socks
Nickname(s): The Yellow-Navy Blues

Three facts about Fenerbahce:


  • Joseph Yobo, Dirk Kuyt, Raul Meireles and Emre Belozoglu have all played in the Premier League
  • Fenerbahce have been Turkish champions on 18 occasions
  • The club reached the UEFA Europa League semi-finals last season


Moussa Sow
The highly-rated striker joined from Lille in 2012 and has averaged better than a goal every two league games since then. Clinical and pacy, Sow will have to be watched closely by the Arsenal defence on Wednesday night.