ISTANBUL — Fenerbahce coach Ersun Yanal has extended his contract with Fenerbahce by two years yesterday. Yanal's team Fenerbahçe won the Süper Lig title this year. Yanal will earn $1,75 million each year in accordance with the contract. Spoken in an ceremony in Şükrü Saraçoğlu Stadium, Yanal said, "We all know the meaning of championship title. From now on, a difficult period awaits us because we aim to wear fourth star.
Fenerbahçe is a great family. It's a privilege for me to work in this family." Fenerbahçe CEO Hasan hakkı Yılmaz joined the signature ceremony. Fenerbahçe Chairman Aziz Yıldırım watched the ceremony among the spectators. "Yanal showed very important management and leadership skills throughout the season. He contributed to our club with his knowledge, both with his personality and professionality. I'm very pleased that his contribution will go on for 2 more years. And I'm also happy to work with him," said Hasan Hakkı Yılmaz in the ceremony.