BB Erzurumspor

Buyuksehir Belediye Erzurumspor, commonly known as BB Erzurumspor, is a Turkish professional football club located in Erzurum who plays in the Super Lig, the top tier of Turkish football.

Founded in 2010, the colours of club are blue and white. The club started to play football competitions in 2010 at amateur level. Achieving consecutive promotions between 2016 and 2018, the club earned to compete at Super Lig at 2018–19 season.

History

The club has been founded as Erzurum Buyusehir Belediyespor in 2010. In their inaugural season, club competed at Regional Amateur League and won Group 1 of 2010–11 Turkish Regional Amateur League with 49 points.

Between 2011 and 2016, they played at TFF Third League for 5 consecutive seasons. The club was renamed as Buyuksehir Belediye Erzurumspor in 2014. Club won 2015–16 TFF Third League, collecting 74 points in 36 games, 6 points adrift above Kizilcabolukspor. Promoted to TFF Second League, they competed Group White of 2016–17 season and finished regular season on 3th spot with 61 points. Eliminating Kocaeli Birlikspor, Amed S.K. and Gumushanespor respectively at play-offs, they promoted to TFF First League for 2017–18 season.

In 2017–18 season, club eliminated Gazisehir Gaziantep F.K. after the 5–4 final score in play-off final after penalty shoot-outs and promoted to Super Lig for the first time. They played their first Super Lig game against Konyaspor on 12 August 2018 at Konya Buyuksehir Stadium where they lost 2–3. Their first goal at Super Lig level was scored by French defender Leo Schwechlen against Konyaspor. The club could not avoid relegation in their first season at Super Lig and relegated after sitting at 17th position after 34 weeks, collecting 35 points.

Following season, collected 62 points and achieved 2nd spot at TFF First League and the club promoted directly Super Lig together with champion Hatayspor. The club has established their football academy in August 2020.

The club sacked coach Mesut Bakkal after the 1–3 loss against Antalyaspor at week 31 encounter of 2020–21 season, on 21 March 2021.

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BB Erzurumspor