Besiktas J K is a Turkish club founded in 1903. Besiktas was never relegated to the lower division as a result they are one of the most famous clubs in Turkey. The Ataturk stadium is the home stadium for Besiktas and has the capacity of around 76,000. Their best performance in European competition came in 1987 when they managed to reach the quarter finals of the UEFA Champions League. Former Chelsea striker Demba Ba is playing for the Turkish club this season.