GOLDEN FOOT AWARD MONACO 2014
Under the Patronage & in presence of H.S.H Prince Albert II of Monaco
Mr. Antonio Caliendo, President of World Champions Club Company, promoter of the Event,
and Mr. Michele Caliendo, President of the Golden Foot Award Monaco,
have the pleasure to inform you
that the Golden Foot Legend Award have been attributed
to the Football Legend:
Hakan Sükür, represented Turkey a total of 112 times, scoring 51 goals, making him the nation’s top goalscorer and 19th in the world. One of the most prolific strikers of the modern era, he netted 383 goals throughout his club career, as well as the fastest ever in a World Cup in 2002. He spent the majority of his professional career with Galatasaray, being a three-time Gol Krali (Goal King, title and award given to the annual top goalscorer of the Süper Lig), representing the club in three different spells and winning a total of 14 major titles. He scored 19 goals in 30 matches in his first year with the Galatasaray, helping it lift both the league and cup titles, adding 16 and 19, respectively, in the next two seasons, and attracting the attention of Torino FC . In 1995 he moved to theItalian club, becoming the second Turkish player to ever play in the Serie A . He moved to Italy once again, this time to Inter and in January 2002 he signed with another team in the country,Parma FC . In the 1999–2000 season , Sükür's last with Galatasaray in his second stint, the team completed a domestic double for the second year in succession, and added the year 's UEFA Cup , becoming the first Turkish side to win a European title .
He will be present in Monte Carlo from 10th to 13th October 2014 and he will leave his footprints on the Champions Promenade, together with the other legends that will be announced in the following days. The Footprints Ceremony will be held on Saturday 11 October in Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort, and the Gala dinner will take place on Monday 13th October at the "Salle des Etoiles", Monte Carlo Sporting.