Turkey coup: Ex-footballer Hakan Sukur sought over Gulen links

August 12, 2016 9:42 AM

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Turkey coup: Ex-footballer Hakan Sukur sought over Gulen links

Turkish prosecutors investigating the failed July coup have issued an arrest warrant for one of the country's best-known footballers, ex-international Hakan Sukur, state media report.

Searches were carried out at two houses in western Turkey, as officials said he faced charges of being a member of an "armed terrorist organisation".

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