Engin Baytar

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Engin Baytar
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Personal information
Full name Engin Baytar
Date of birth (1983-07-11) 11 July 1983 (age 31)
Place of birth Gütersloh, Germany
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Winger
Youth career
1996–2000 FC Gütersloh
2000–2004 Arminia Bielefeld II
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2006 Maltepespor 29 (2)
2006–2009 Gençlerbirliği 66 (9)
2009 Eskişehirspor (loan) 11 (1)
2009–2011 Trabzonspor 38 (3)
2011–2014 Galatasaray 47 (3)
2014 Çaykur Rizespor (loan) 4 (2)
National team
2010–2012 Turkey 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 September 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 3 June 2012

Engin Baytar (born 11 July 1983) is a Turkish professional footballer who plays as a winger and last played for Turkish Süper Lig club Galatasaray.

Life and career[edit]

Engin Baytar was born and raised in Germany to Turkish parents. He first joined FC Gütersloh before transferring to Arminia Bielefeld in 2000. Engin Baytar spent four years with the club's reserve team before moving to Turkey-based club Maltepespor in 2004. He spent two at the club before moving to Gençlerbirliği, who loaned him out to Eskişehirspor for the second half of the 2008–2009 season. Engin Baytar wears the number 50 on his jersey because he is from the Central Anatolian Province of Nevsehir in Turkey. His father is from Trabzon and mother is from Nevsehir.

Trabzonspor[edit]

He was transferred to Trabzonspor at the beginning of the 2009–10 season and won the 2009–10 Turkish Cup,scoring in the Final against Rivals Fenerbahçe in a 3–1 win, where he became the Man of the Match as well as winning the 2010 Turkish Super Cup.

Galatasaray[edit]

On 17 August 2011, Engin Baytar joined Galatasaray for 2 years for a fee of €1.1 million. He made his first assist at the match against Bursaspor to Johan Elmander on 26 November. He scored his first goal with Galatasaray against Sivasspor. But unfortunately he also got a redcard in the same game. He returned to the club after a loan-spell for the new season, but haven't still found himself a place in the first-18 for fortunate reasons.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 24 September 2014.[1][2][3]

Club[edit]

Club Season League Cup League Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Gençlerbirliği 2005–06 4 0 0 0 4 0
2006–07 26 6 7 3 33 9
2007–08 27 2 8 1 35 3
2008–09 12 1 0 0 12 1
Total 69 9 15 4 84 13
Eskişehirspor (loan) 2008–09 11 1 0 0 11 1
Total 11 1 0 0 11 1
Trabzonspor 2009–10 20 2 9 2 1 0 30 4
2010–11 18 1 3 0 0 0 21 1
Total 38 3 12 2 1 0 51 5
Galatasaray 2011–12 33 2 2 1 0 0 35 3
2012–13 7 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 11 0
2013–14 7 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 9 2
Total 47 3 5 2 1 0 2 0 55 5
Çaykur Rizespor (loan) 2013–14 4 2 4 2
Total 4 2 4 2
Career total 169 18 32 8 1 0 3 0 205 26

Honours[edit]

Trabzonspor
Galatasaray
Individual

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Baytar, Engin". National Football Teams. Retrieved 23 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "ENGİN BAYTAR". Turkish Football Federation. 23 May 2013. Retrieved 23 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "Engin Baytar". Mackolik.com. 23 May 2013. Retrieved 23 May 2013. 

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