World Best Football Player Arda Turan Profile

World Best Football Player Arda Turan Profile


World Best Football Player Arda Turan Profile

Arda Turan is a Turkish professional footballer. He plays as a left winger for Atltico Madrid in La Liga and the Turkish national team. He was made the captain of Galatasaray. He is mostly known for his ball control, dribbling skills, and vision.

Arda Turan is the first player born in Turkey to win the La Liga title, doing it in the 2013-2014 season with Atletico Madrid.

International career

ARDA is the Turkish international regular, having appeared in Turkey ended the 50 upper level. He made his debut in the 1-0 friendly victory over Luxembourg on 16 August 2006, he was with the way the youth national team at the U-19, under-21. He scored the first international goal on 25 May 2008 friendly against Uruguay. Arda featured in nine of Turkey 12 Euro 2008 qualifying matches, and featured the finals of the tournament. Scored two goals during Turkey’s progression to the semi-finals. The first was a last-minute winner against co-hosts Switzerland in the second group game to knock them out of the race.

The second came in the final group game against the Czech Republic, with the winner going through to the quarter-finals due to identical records. He scored Turkey’s first goal in the second half, beating Petr Cech with low shot, which lead to Turkey coming from 2-0 down to win the match. You can also convert the spot-kick in the penalty shootout against Croatia in the quarter-finals, taking Turkey to the semi-finals, where he knocked on the losing finalists Germany.

Arda has scored two goals in the qualification rounds for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, but ultimately Turkey is not entitled to their own group. After the qualifier in September 2008 between Armenia and Turkey – the two parties, whose historical and political issues – both teams received a FIFA Fair Play award the 2008th

He scored the Turkish national team’s 600th international goal in the 2010 World Cup qualification game against Estonia on 5 September 2009, Turkey’s Arda scored four goals in the qualification rounds of the UEFA Euro 2012 – two against Kazakhstan, one against Belgium and against Austria.

Personal information

Full name : Arda Turan
Date of birth  30 January 1987
Place of birth  Fatih, stanbul, Turkey
Height : 1.77 m
Playing position   Winger

Club information

Current club  Atltico Madrid
Jersey Number   10

World Best Football Player Arda Turan Profile