Turkey beats Honduras 2-0 in friendly

Posted Thursday, March 04, 2010 by YAHOO Sport

ISTANBUL (AP)—Emre Gungor and Hamit Altintop scored to give Turkey a 2-0 win over Honduras in an international friendly match in Istanbul.

Arda Turan headed a corner from the right down to the feet of defender Emre, who made no mistake from close range to open the scoring in the 41st minute.

AP - Mar 3, 1:28 pm EST 1 of 3 World Soccer Gallery Hamit then slammed the ball from the edge of the penalty area into the top right-hand corner of the net in the 55th minute for the second.

Honduras will this summer be making its first World Cup appearance since 1982. It is in Group H with European champion Spain, Chile and Switzerland.

Turkey, which finished third in the 2002 World Cup, failed to qualify for the tournament in South Africa.



Attention: Third parties may advertise their products and/or services on our website.7M does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of their contents.
Your dealings with such third parties are solely between you and such third parties and we shall not be liable in any way for any loss or damage of any sort incurred by you.