Galatasaray – pictures of current and old Galatasaray shirts

A Galatasaray shirt can bring forward a lot of emotions.. But it is also a football shirt that really catches the eye. The Turkish club has more than 100 years of history wearing the red and yellow colors. The red and yellow was a bit different on the older Galatasaray shirts, but there is still no doubt when you see the shirts.

One thing a lot of people don’t know is though that for a short period of time, just after the club as established in 1905, the Galatasaray jerseys were first red/white, and later black/yellow, before they ended up in the well known red and yellow colors.


Galatasaray shirts (home)

Galatasaray shirts (away)

Galatasaray shirts (third)

Where do the pictures come from?

The pictures are kindly lent by Unisport.

Facts about Galatasaray

Galatasaray’s sponsors

It is a great deal for companies to have their logo on a Galatasaray shirt. This is both because Galatasaray has been part of the top in Turkey for many years, but also because of their international appearances.

Main sponsors on the Galatasaray shirt

  • 1977-78: Volvo / PeReJa
  • 1978-79: Ingen
  • 1979-80: Halı Fleks
  • 1980-81: Telefunken / Alo / THY
  • 1981-81: Borsaş / Meban
  • 1982-83: Meban
  • 1983-84: Telefunken
  • 1984-85: Modells / Denizcilik Bankası
  • 1985-86: Denizbank
  • 1986-91: TürkBank
  • 1991-92: ADEC Saat / Show TV
  • 1992-95: Show TV / Emek Sigorta
  • 1995-97: VakıfBank
  • 1997-98: Bank Ekspres
  • 1998-00: Marshall Boya
  • 2000-01: Telsim
  • 2001-04: Aria
  • 2004-09: Avea
  • 2009-14: Türk Telekom
  • 2014-15: Huawei / Turkish Airlines
  • 2015-16: Turkish Airlines
  • 2016-19: nef / Turkish Airlines
  • 2019-xx: Terra Pizza / Turkish Airlines

Galatasaray kit suppliers

  • 1978-82: Adidas
  • 1982-83: Umbro
  • 1983-84: Ingen
  • 1984-91: Adidas
  • 1991-95: Umbro
  • 1995-01: Adidas
  • 2001-02: Lotto
  • 2002-05: Umbro
  • 2005-11: Adidas
  • 2011-xx: Nike

Which old Galatasaray shirt is the greatest?

It’s always fun to hear which shirts fans like the most – and which football shirts are less popular. The opinions are often split and when you look back at previous presentations of Galatasaray shirts, it is evident that it is impossible for the designes to please all.

So feel free to share your views below: Which Galatasaray shirt is the greatest of all time?

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