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More women on board of Turkish football clubs

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The good news first came from Kayserispor. One of the Central Anatolian province of Kayseri’s prominent industrialists, Berna Gözbaşı İlter, who is the chairwoman of BRN Yatak (which means “bed” in Turkish), made it to the board of the Kayseri sports club. She became a deputy to Erol Bedir, the president of the club.

We then heard the news about women who assumed important roles in the team of Ali Koç, who was elected to head the Fenerbahçe sports club. Sevil Zeynep Becan and Simla Türker Bayazıt were elected as board members.

Football is a male-dominant sport. Even though there has been a rise in interest from women, the swearing in the stadiums and violent acts have reached shameful dimensions.

Yet football is a big industry. It cannot be a sphere solely dedicated to men. That’s why the new trend of........

© Hürriyet Daily News