President of Bursaspor soccer team dies

Ibrahim Yazici, President of Turkey's super league team Bursaspor, died due to a heart failure

Ibrahim Yazici, President of Turkey's super league team Bursaspor, died due to a heart failure

BURSA - Ibrahim Yazici, President of Turkey's super league Bursaspor team, died on Tuesday at the age of 65.

Dr. Nadir Sener from Acibadem Bursa Hospital said that Yazici died after he was taken to hospital on Sunday due to a heart failure.

Yazici, born in 1948 in Bursa, was known as a businessman, politician and sportsman, and he was the manager and president of Bursaspor team.

Bursaspor had their first Super League championships title in 2010 after finishing with 75 points, one point ahead of the runners-up Fenerbahce.

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