Tayfur Havutcu

Date of birth23 April 1970
Place of birthHanau
NationalityTurkish
Weight68 kg
Height1.69 m
PositionMidfielder

His family moved to Germany when Tayfur was a boy and he began his playing career in Germany for Damstad before moving with coach Holgar Osiek to Turkish side Fernebahce in 1993. He made his international debut in August 1994 but did not make another appearance until June 1997. At club level he followed his coach to Kocaelispor in 1995 and moved to current club Besiktas in 1998. He played a crucial part in his nations qualification for the 2000 European Championship Finals and has been a regular team member ever since. He has converted from a right back into a midfield player of some quality who can play in the centre or on the right he will be used as back up here.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Beşiktaş

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Beşiktaş Turkish First Division 29
1
3
6
2000-01 Beşiktaş UEFA Champions League 10
3
1
2002-03 Beşiktaş UEFA Cup 4
2003-04 Beşiktaş UEFA Champions League 4
1
2003-04 Beşiktaş UEFA Cup 2
1
2005-06 Beşiktaş UEFA Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
26 Jul 2000 Besiktas v Levski Sofia W 1-0 UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
02 Aug 2000 Levski Sofia v Besiktas D 1-1
Agg: 1-2
UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
08 Aug 2000 Besiktas v Lokomotiv Moskva W 3-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
12 Aug 2000 Besiktas v Yozgatspor W 3-0 Turkish First Division
18 Aug 2000 Antalyaspor v Besiktas W 1-2 Turkish First Division 2
23 Aug 2000 Lokomotiv Moskva v Besiktas W 1-3
Agg: 1-6
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
27 Aug 2000 Besiktas v Caykur Rizespor W 2-1 Turkish First Division
13 Sep 2000 AC Milan v Besiktas L 4-1 UEFA Champions League Group H
16 Sep 2000 Besiktas v Fenerbahçe W 3-0 Turkish First Division
19 Sep 2000 Besiktas v Barcelona W 3-0 UEFA Champions League Group H
22 Sep 2000 Ankaragucu v Besiktas W 1-5 Turkish First Division
26 Sep 2000 Leeds United v Besiktas L 6-0 UEFA Champions League Group H
01 Oct 2000 Besiktas v Gaziantepspor L 2-4 Turkish First Division
14 Oct 2000 Trabzonspor v Besiktas L 2-0 Turkish First Division
18 Oct 2000 Besiktas v Leeds United D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group H
21 Oct 2000 Besiktas v Galatasaray W 3-1 Turkish First Division
24 Oct 2000 Besiktas v AC Milan L 0-2 UEFA Champions League Group H
28 Oct 2000 Erzurumspor v Besiktas W 1-3 Turkish First Division
04 Nov 2000 Besiktas v Bursaspor W 2-1 Turkish First Division
08 Nov 2000 Barcelona v Besiktas L 5-0 UEFA Champions League Group H
12 Nov 2000 Samsunspor v Besiktas W 2-3 Turkish First Division
17 Nov 2000 Besiktas v Kocaelispor W 3-2 Turkish First Division
25 Nov 2000 Istanbulspor v Besiktas W 2-3 Turkish First Division
02 Dec 2000 Besiktas v Gençlerbirligi L 0-3 Turkish First Division
10 Dec 2000 Siirt Jet Pa v Besiktas D 1-1 Turkish First Division 16
16 Dec 2000 Besiktas v Denizlispor D 1-1 Turkish First Division
23 Dec 2000 Yozgatspor v Besiktas D 1-1 Turkish First Division
18 Feb 2001 Besiktas v Adanaspor W 2-1 Turkish First Division 21
25 Feb 2001 Fenerbahçe v Besiktas L 3-1 Turkish First Division 22
04 Mar 2001 Besiktas v Ankaragucu W 4-0 Turkish First Division 23
09 Mar 2001 Gaziantepspor v Besiktas L 3-1 Turkish First Division 24
18 Mar 2001 Besiktas v Trabzonspor W 3-1 Turkish First Division 25
31 Mar 2001 Galatasaray v Besiktas L 2-0 Turkish First Division 26
08 Apr 2001 Besiktas v Erzurumspor W 2-0 Turkish First Division 27
13 Apr 2001 Bursaspor v Besiktas W 0-1 Turkish First Division 28
20 Apr 2001 Besiktas v Samsunspor D 0-0 Turkish First Division 29
28 Apr 2001 Kocaelispor v Besiktas D 1-1 Turkish First Division 30
05 May 2001 Besiktas v Istanbulspor W 2-0 Turkish First Division 31
13 May 2001 Gençlerbirligi v Besiktas L 2-1 Turkish First Division 32
19 May 2001 Besiktas v Siirt Jet Pa W 5-1 Turkish First Division 33
31 Oct 2002 Alavés v Besiktas D 0-0 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
14 Nov 2002 Besiktas v Alavés D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
13 Mar 2003 Lazio v Besiktas D 0-0 UEFA Cup Quarter-final 1st leg
20 Mar 2003 Besiktas v Lazio D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup Quarter-final 2nd leg
16 Sep 2003 Besiktas v Lazio D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group G
01 Oct 2003 Chelsea v Besiktas W 0-2 UEFA Champions League Group G
26 Nov 2003 Lazio v Besiktas D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group G
09 Dec 2003 Besiktas v Chelsea L 0-2 UEFA Champions League Group G
26 Feb 2004 Valencia v Besiktas D 0-0 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
03 Mar 2004 Besiktas v Valencia D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
20 Oct 2005 Besiktas v Bolton Wanderers D 1-1 UEFA Cup Group H


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.