Yesterday, Turkey beat Iceland 1-0 with a last-minute freekick from Selcuk Inan. Their victory over Iceland gave them a chance to qualify for next year’s Euros, and Kazakhstan’s 1-0 win over Latvia meant that Turkey beat Hungary to the best third-placed team. The news of their automatic qualification filtered through to the players after the final whistle, and it was no surprise to see all the Turkish players celebrate in relief and ecstasy. Barcelona midfielder Arda Turan also got in on the act, leading the players and fans with the famous “üçlü çektirmek” chant!
When the Turkey players found out they had qualified…
— World Soccer Shop (@worldsoccershop) October 13, 2015
Arda Turan’s ‘üçlü’ chant
Arda Turan conducted the post-match celebrations in Turkey last night… pic.twitter.com/yVC4I60oWh
— Eurosport UK (@Eurosport_UK) October 14, 2015