Atiba Hutchinson , 37, who transferred to Beşiktaş in the 2013-2014 season , played 199 league games in 7 seasons. Canadian football player, coach Sergen Yalçın, will play 200th match in the league with black-and-white form if he takes part in the match to be played with İttifak Holding Konyaspor and Vodafone Park on Friday, June 26.
Huthcinson holds the title of player who played the most in the Super League in the black and white team.Canadian football player experienced his important moments in Beşiktaş, especially in Trabzonspor matches.
Hutchinson, who played for the first league match with the black and white form with the Trabzonspor match on August 18, 2013, also achieved the title of the most played foreign player in Beşiktaş’s Super League in a match played with the burgundy-blue team. Hutchinson made it to the 157th match in the league with the match played at Vodafone Park on December 16, 2018, and became the new owner of the record by passing Tomas Sivok, who took part in 156 games.
He had two championships
Canadian footballer Beşiktaş had two league titles in his career. Experienced player had to wait 2 seasons for his first championship in black and white team. Hutchinson, who experienced his first championship joy in Beşiktaş in the 2015-2016 season, partnered with the same happiness in the next season team.
He did not miss a match in 2015-2016
Hutchinson, who gained the love of Beşiktaş fans with his stable football, succeeded in wearing the whole of the 2015-2016 season, when he enjoyed his first championship. Canadian football player, who did not experience any disability during the season, achieved another success by not seeing a yellow or red card in the difficult period.
Hutchinson, who worked with 4 coaches with the Beşiktaş shirt, has always been indispensable for these coaches. Experienced football player, who became one of the important names of the team during the period of 2013-2015, when Slaven Bilic served, was among the most trusted names of Şenol Güneş, Abdullah Avcı and Sergen Yalçın. Atiba Hutchinson was on the field for 90 minutes in most of the 199 league games. The black-and-white player managed to serve in 173 games for 90 minutes.
Having an important place in Beşiktaş and Turkish football with its stable football, Hutchinson has attracted attention with its changing style of play in the last 2 seasons. The black-and-white player who played in the front scorer in the first season and made a great contribution to the team defense, took more responsibility in the offensive in the last 2 seasons.
Hutchinson, who could score only one goal in his first season in Beşiktaş, was able to air the nets twice in the next 2 seasons. The Canadian player who remained in a goal in 2016-2017 experienced 2 goals in 2017-2018. Hutchinson, who had the top scorer period in the league with black and white jersey with 4 goals scored last season, managed to reach the same number in the 28th week this season. The Canadian football player also continued his contribution on the offensive with his goal positions he prepared for his teammates.
Completed 2 seasons without seeing a card
Black and white player completed 2 seasons in the Super League career without seeing a card. Hutchinson, who was on the field in all of 2015-2016, saw neither a yellow nor red card. Canadian footballer continued his success in the league last season.
The experienced name, who saw a yellow card in 4 league matches in his first season in Beşiktaş, was punished with a red card by the referees next season. Hutchinson, who did not see cards in 2015-2016 and 2018-2019, saw one red and 4 yellow cards in 2017-2018. Hutchinson managed to finish the season at the penalty line despite seeing 3 yellow cards in 2016-2017.
Black and white football player has been on duty for a long time at the yellow card penalty limit this season. Seeing the first yellow card in the league in the MKE Ankaragücü match in the 8th week, Hutchinson experienced the same situation in the 14th week in Kasımpaşa and in the 19th week in the Göztepe matches. The experienced player did not see a yellow card in 9 matches, which he subsequently played, did not become suspended.
Hutchinson, whose contract expires at the end of the season, continues to meet with the board to stay in the team. The Canadian player, who plans to wear the Beşiktaş uniform for another season, will have the opportunity to further develop his record for the most league games in the black-and-white team.