Turkish High Ranking Officials to Attend  Quarterfinals

Society Materials 17 June 2008 18:05 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 17 June / Trend News corr. S.Ilhamgizi / Abdulla Gul, Turkish President, has stated that he would attend the match of the Turkish national football team, which succeeded in reaching quarterfinals after beating the Croatian national team.

"As a true Turkish, I will watch the game with excitement and pride," Gul said. This information was released by the Turkish mass media on 17 June. .

Gul has estimated entrance to quarterfinals as a gift.

Yashar Boyukant, Commander of the Turkish Armed Forces, has expressed his thoughts about the match. "Our national team has made us proud. I hope that it will make us happy in the next match as well," Boyukant said.

Rajab Tayyip Erdogan, Turkish Prime Minister, will also attend the match in Vienna on 20 and 21 June.

The Turkish national team won against the Croatian national team with 3:2 scores and reached the quarterfinals.

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