The legend of Turkish football, the best striker in the national team Hakan Shukuru faces a prison sentence of up to 4 years for insulting the President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, reports Today’s Zaman.
Prosecutors have indicted the former football player and member of Parliament.
It is known that Hakan Sukur insulted the President of Turkey in social networks. What he wrote was not reported.
Hakan Sukur played for clubs «Bursaspor», Galatasaray, Torino, inter, Parma, Blackburn Rovers. In 112 appearances for the Turkish national team he scored 51 goals.