Galataray’s stadium is the Türk Telekom Arena that opened in January 15, 2011, and is located in Istanbul, Turkey. It is the largest private stadium owned by a club in Turkey with a capacity of 52,652. In 2011, Türk Telekom Arena was one of the six nominees for the Venue of the Year and New Venue categories of the Stadium Business Awards. Galatasaray SK won the Super Lig in the first season at Türk Telekom Arena. Türk Telekom Arena and Galatasaray SK were mentioned in the first chapter of Tom Clancy's 2012 novel Threat Vector.