On November 12, 2021, Istanbul hosted the 8th Summit of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council). Sport also contributes to promoting relations among the Turkic speaking countries. The Turkmen footballers have performed in the football championships in the countries of the Turkic world in different years.
The staffs of the 7/24 e-supplement of Türkmenistan Sport International Magazine and the Football Federation of Turkmenistan made up their symbolic team of the Turkmen footballers who had played in the championships of the Turkic speaking countries.
Evgeny Naboychenko (1999-2005. Kairat, Kazakhstan)
Gochguly Gochgulyev (2002-2005. Pakhtakor, Uzbekistan)
Ata Geldyev (2018-2019. Alai, Kyrgyzstan)
Yuri Bordolimov (2004-2006. Taraz, Kazakhstan)
Amir Gurbani (2018. Dordoi, Kyrgyzstan)
Artur Gevorkyan (2011-2016. Nasaf, Uzbekistan)
Ruslan Mingazov (currently Kaspiy, Kazakhstan)
Arslanmyrat Amanov (2021. Sogdiana, Uzbekistan)
Nazar Bayramov (2007-2010. Neftchi, Azerbaijan)
Elman Tagayev (2017-2018. Sabail, Azerbaijan)
Rovshan Muhadov (1992-1993. Genchlerbirligi, Turkey)
Bayram Durdyev (1997. Elimai, Kazakhstan)