Since this photograph was taken the stadium has been substantially redeveloped and is the home of the Kasımpaşa soccer club, who compete in the Turkish Super League. The stadium has been named after Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the former Prime Minister, now President, a native of Kasımpaşa, who at one tıme was a semi-professional footballer.
View from Refik Saydam Caddesi looking south-west towards the Golden Horn.
A few people are having a last kick-about before nightfall.
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