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And then there were four! It’s semi-final time in Euro 2008, where Germany will play Turkey, while Russia take on Spain. See all the latest outright betting here.

Turkey face the prospect of having just 13 outfield players available for their Euro 2008 semi-match against Germany.

Coach Fatih Terim is waiting to hear whether keeper Volkan Demirel will have his suspension overturned, while Emre only has a 50-50 chance of returning.

Coach Fatih Terim said he may have to field third-choice keeper Tolgan Zengin as an outfield player during Wednesday’s game.

“He could come on towards the end as a sub as last man in defence or a centre forward,” he said.

The Turks were without six players when they beat Croatia 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out in the quarter-finals Friday, and lost a further three – Tuncay Sanli, Arda Turan and Emre Asik – to suspension after picking up yellow cards during the match at Ernst Happel Stadium in Vienna.

Striker Nihat Kahveci was ruled out of the tournament on Sunday with a thigh injury, but Uefa insists it will not be making a special dispensation for Turkey to bolster their squad.

Uefa spokesman William Gaillard said: “You can’t replace any players after the first game of the tournament has been played.

“We know some teams are facing difficulties, but this is a hard rule of the tournament. We have no intention of changing the tournament rules.

“If a team only had eight players to choose from before a match, then we might call an emergency meeting. But we have had no requests and we would find it a bit difficult changing now.”

And then there were four! It’s semi-final time in Euro 2008, where Germany will play Turkey, while Russia take on Spain. See all the latest outright betting here.

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