A World Brand, WTS
Founded in 1999, World Travel Service has served more than 100,000 people with its experience in the tourism industry.
The WTS Istanbul office, which provides creative solutions for all groups and individuals traveling with highly experienced operation specialists all over the world, including travel agents, tour guides, hotel reservations, air and land vehicle rentals, as well as basic subjects such as renting air and land vehicles, is authorized to issue the Cuban Visa official partner office.
WTS has been appointed by FIFA as the only Authorized Tour Operator Partner for the sale of its products to many destinations such as Turkey, Russian Federation, Balkan and Gulf countries.
WTS organize travel packages which include guaranteed tickets for the Premier League, Serie A, Ligue 1, Champions League, NBA and all sport activities in USA and El Clasico which is the number one football festival in the world.
Also, WTS provides all the services you desire in entertainment activities with all the options and the ticket guarantee. The Rio and Venetian Carnival, which are visited by millions of people every year, the Indian Holi Festival where the colors dance, as well as the carnival, festival, concerts etc all around the world.
WTS as a sponsor, provides free tickets for its’ guests for Mozart and all classical music concerts at the most important center of art in Austria, Salzburg, WTS also as an official partner and the only authorized sales agent of Emirates Airlines Dubai Stop Over Packages with 55 points along the Emirates route in Turkey. WTS is the official partner for IMG Worlds of Adventure and Dubai Parks and Resorts, the world’s largest indoor and outdoor theme parks in Dubai.
WTS shares its most ambitious experiences with Honeymooners in the most luxurious destinations of many tropical islands such as Maldives, Bali, Seychelles, Mauritius, popular tourist destinations of the world;
Serves 24 hours with local offices in Europe, India, Japan, Latin America and North America, along with Austria, Spain, Italy, France, England, Switzerland, Germany, and especially Greece and the Greek Islands, as well as the Far East, Latin America and Cuba.
Apart from LUX* Resorts & Dorchester & Kempinski & Versace & Armani and Constance Hotels which are among our business partners, all of our activities are being executed together with the important and leading organizations of the tourism sector;
WTS Luxury Collection, the newest product of WTS, gifts are presented to distinguished guests as they will enjoy each other’s beautiful and joyful moments in this collection while offering the highest-level comfort and the best price in the elite hotels of the world.
All kinds of travel organizations are made to all around the world with best price, best service and money back guarantee.
All tour organizations continue throughout the year together with the fair, congress and all other similar organizations.
A Football Brand, Göztepe SK
Göztepe Sports Club, also known as Göztepe, is a Turkish sports club based in the Göztepe and Güzelyalı neighborhoods of İzmir. The “AŞ” refers to incorporated company, as besides football, the club also has departments in fencing, triathlon, handball, sailing, swimming, and windsurfing.
Domestically, the greatest success was achieved when the club became Turkish champions in 1950. In 1969 Göztepe became the first Turkish football team to play a semi-final in European competitions.
Göztepe are one of the last examples of an authentic neighborhood club. They have one of the most devoted and die-hard fan bases in Turkey, despite their downfall between 2002–2008. Their games in the İzmir Super Amateur League attracted more fans than most clubs in the Süper Lig.
The club was founded in 1925 as a breakaway from Altay. Their colours are red and yellow.
The club’s greatest success was the win of the former Turkish Football Championship in 1950, where the football team won the Final Group in their own city, İzmir. With that, they became the first and only football club from İzmir to become Turkish football champions. Göz Göz also became runners-up in 1942.
Göztepe enjoyed a successful period between the years of 1963 and 1971 under the supervision of coach Adnan Süvari.
Starting with 2002–03 season which brought relegation from Süper Lig, Göztepe struggled with financial problems.
Due to the inability to reduce their outstanding debt, the football club was banned from signing new players, which resulted in a free-fall with the team being relegated four times in the next five seasons.
Göztepe won the TFF Second League White Group trophy and were promoted to TFF First League at the end of 2010–11 season. On 3 May 2015, Göztepe won the TFF Second League and were promoted to TFF First League.
On 4 June 2017, Göztepe advanced to the Süper Lig for the first time since the 2002–03 season.
The Guinness Book of World Records recognizes
The main rivals of Göztepe are another İzmir club, Karşıyaka. When the two teams played on 16 May 1981 while chasing the TFF First League title, the game attracted a crowd of 80,000 Persons. The Guinness Book of World Records recognizes this milestone as a world record for a Second Division football game and The Guardian published an article named “The biggest non-top-flight attendance ever” including this match.
It is one of the most fiercely contested derbies in the world. They also have a rivalry with the other large clubs in İzmir, Altay, Altınordu, İzmirspor and also Bucaspor.
Göztepe fans at Atatürk Stadium in 2010–11 season
Starting from 1 October 2016, Göztepe ground-shared with Altınordu F.K. and used the Bornova Stadium until their new and very own stadium was built. On 26 January 2020, Göztepe played the first game of their own Gürsel Aksel Stadium against Beşiktaş and they are still using this stadium as their home ground.
UEFA and European history
Having won 10 wins, 2 draws and 18 losses in UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup and Fair Cities Cup matches, the yellow-red team succeeded in being the third team to score the most goals in Europe among Turkish teams.
Göztepe scored 36 goals in 30 matches, and scored 49 goals in his own goal. Göztepe, which has not been seen in European fields for 48 years, still maintains its feature of being the 3rd most successful Turkish team in Europe, despite the break.
He participated in the Cup Winners’ Cup 2 times and in the Fair Cities Cup 5 times.
1968 – Fair Cities Cup (Round 3)
1969 – Fair Cities Cup (Semi-finals)
1970 – UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup (Quarter-finals)
Fair Cities Cup
In the 1968-1969 season, they reached the semi-finals of the UEFA Fair Cities Cup and became one of the first Turkish teams to achieve this success in the European cups.
UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup
In the 1969-1970 season, he eliminated US Luxembourg and Cardiff City in the UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup. In the quarter-finals, it was eliminated by one of the famous clubs of Italy, Roma. In the 1970-1971 season, he eliminated the US Luxembourg team. However, this time, he lost to the Gornik Zabre team in the second round and said goodbye to the cup.
Göztepe played a total of 30 official matches in Europe. In these matches, he had 10 wins, 2 draws and 18 losses. The opponent ventilated the nets 36 times; On the other hand, he has scored 49 goals in his goal.
WTS & Goztepe | One World, Two Brands, One Target
- The offices in WTS Far East will both provide local entry service and will be the connection of the travel line to Turkey and Europe.
- WTS Europe, which will be purchased from one of the biggest sports clubs in Europe, will add to this cooperation, the great communication required for all commercial business and comprehensive travel plan from the world.
- It is in Asia at the opening of the missions in the investment tourism sector to the Eastern and European market at the same time.
- Manchester City’s shirt sponsorship, in which Puma signed a 10-year £650 million contract, shows another dimension in industrial football.
- The amount of sponsorship of only 12 teams is 658 million euros.
UEFA and Champions League
- UEFA’s annual revenues have reached 5.7 billion Euros in the 2020-21 season.
- The biggest share in club football revenues belongs to the Champions League.
- 85% of club football revenues come from the Champions League.
- The money that UEFA distributed to clubs in the Champions League in the 2020-21 season is 2 Billion 32 Million Euros.
- This amount accounts for 43% of the total 4.7 billion Euro revenue from club football.
- UEFA aims to increase its total gross revenues to 17.4 billion Euros and net revenues to 15.3 billion Euros by the end of 2023.
- With this goal, UEFA aims to increase the share of club football in total revenues to 75.7% (11.6 billion Euros) and to distribute 67.5% (7.8 billion Euros) of this amount to club football.
- 5 billion Euros of this income will be paid to the Champions League participants.
WTS & Goztepe | Champions Take the Field – Football Republic Project