After the match between Galatasaray and Bursa SK, some managers from Galatasaray put forward Daum’s name because of he knows Turkish football very well.After repeatedly received poor results in Galatasaray coach Frank Rijkaard's seat began to rock seriously. An extraordinary board meeting held to discuss the possible technical director candidates was expressed. Gheorghe Hagi, Fatih Terim and Christoph Daum who was departured from Fenerbahce, was put in the list.
Objections to Daum's name
In board meetings, it has been made specified objections to Daum's name, the president Adnan Polat said all of the alternatives will be considered. On the other hand, it was reported that Daum is intense to work with Galatasaray similar to Terim and Hagi.