Turkish soccer legend Şükür: 'I will not join politics'

Turkish soccer legend Hakan Şükür met with the president Abdullah Gül on Monday and then visited the Prime Minister yesterday.

Turkish soccer legend Şükür: 'I will not join politics'

Turkish soccer legend Hakan Şükür first met with the president Gül and then with the PM Erdoğan but refuted the allegations that he will become a candidate for governorship.

Şükür said that "I will continue football. This will be abroad. I got very tempting offers," Daily Sabah reported.

Hakan Şükür met with the president Abdullah Gül on Monday and then visited the Prime Minister yesterday. After all these meetings, Hakan said: "I am not thinking of joining politics."

Hakan Şükür's active football life in Galatasaray has come to an end; and he continues his contacts with the politicians.

Şükür first visited the president and then the Prime Minister and said: "We have exchanged ideas on my future plans with the president." After his meeting with the Prime Minister, Şükür, said: "we did not talk about politics at all. Neither governorship nor politics was among the items we discussed. I visit him frequently."

Last Mod: 17 Temmuz 2008, 16:44
Add Comment