Parallels between Turkish soccer and general elections could prove uncanny

June 12, 2018

By James M. Dorsey / Mid-East Soccer. With electoral upsets having become the norm, the latest upheaval that last week swept aside the long-standing president of Fenerbahce SC, the political crown jewel of Turkish soccer, has taken on added significance with Turkey heading into crucial snap presidential and parliamentary elections on June 24. The parallels…