By Richard Beale…. If only, if only, if only Esentepe could have scored from 3 golden opportunities in the opening 15 minutes then things might have been different, before Moses played his part.
By Richard Beale…. A Saturday evening trip to central Lefkoşa, where the pitchside temperature was 39 degrees!, saw Esentepe wilt eventually against Super League team Küçük Kaymaklı.
On Wednesday evening 18th August the annual match to remember the late Esentepe President Erdal Barut was contested between Esentepe and Yeni Boğaziçi, the visitors running out winners in an entertaining game.
By Richard Beale…. An 83rd-minute penalty robbed Esentepe of a deserved win in their fourth pre-season friendly match against near neighbours and League 1 rivals Düzkaya.