Turkey 4-0 Bulgaria: Hakan Calhanoglu and Burak Yilamz at the double as hosts cruise to big victory ahead of Euro 2016 qualifier
- Hakan Calhanoglu put Turkey ahead after 49 minutes against Bulgaria
- He added a second for the hosts five minutes later with a neat finish
- Burak Yilmaz netted twice to secure an impressive victory for Turkey
Turkey ran out 4-0 winners against Bulgaria in a friendly at the Recep Tayyip Erdogan Stadium on Monday, with Hakan Calhanoglu and Burak Yilmaz both scoring twice.
The two sides played out a goalless first half but Calhanoglu needed only four minutes of the second to put his side into the lead.
And five minutes later, he doubled Turkey’s advantage.
Hakan Calhanoglu (right) celebrates scoring the first of two goals for Turkey against Bulgaria on Monday
Turkey manager Fatih Terim looks on as his team beat Bulgaria 4-0 in an impressive friendly victory
Burak Yilmaz then netted twice more, his first strike of the game coming two minutes after Calhanoglu’s second, to secure a big win against Bulgaria.
Turkey travel to Kazakhstan in their Euro 2016 Group A qualifying campaign, where they are currently fourth.
Bulgaria have an away trip against Malta in Group H.