Uğur Boral

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Uğur Boral
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Personal information
Full name Uğur Boral
Date of birth (1982-04-14) April 14, 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth Istanbul, Turkey
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Left winger
Club information
Current team
Beşiktaş
Number 25
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2006 Gençlerbirliği 59 (10)
2001–2002 Kocaelispor (loan) 19 (2)
2003–2004 Ankaraspor (loan) 14 (1)
2006–2011 Fenerbahçe 84 (7)
2011–2012 Samsunspor 10 (1)
2012– Beşiktaş 25 (1)
National team
2005–2010 Turkey 11 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:47, 05 May 2014 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 19:12, 14 September 2008 (UTC)

Uğur Boral (born 14 April 1982) is a Turkish footballer who plays for Beşiktaş in the Süper Lig.[1][2]

Boral is a gifted play-maker and surprises goalkeepers with his deceptive shot.[citation needed] He is naturally left-footed and can play as a left-sided midfielder or as a left-back, given the situation.

Club career[edit]

Boral began his career in 1995, when he signed with the amateur club Gaziosmanpaşa Karadenizspor. In 1998, he moved to Alibeyköyspor. He was transferred to Gençlerbirliği during the 2000–01 season after his stay with Kocaelispor. In 2006, Boral signed with Fenerbahçe, where he was given the number 25 shirt. He scored two goals on his Champions League debut against CSKA Moscow on Matchday 6 of the 2007–08 season.

Boral Signed a 1-year contract for Fenerbahçe which will keep him at the club until 2012. Boral signed Samsunspor on 7 January.

International career[edit]

Euro 2008[edit]

He was called up to Turkey's Euro 2008 squad and started the semi-final against Germany on 25 June 2008 at St. Jakob-Park, Basel. He scored the opening goal, which was also his first for Turkey. Turkey eventually lost 3–2.

International goal[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 25 June 2008 St. Jakob-Park, Basel, Switzerland  Germany 1–0 2–3 UEFA Euro 2008

Honours[edit]

Fenerbahçe
Turkey

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Uğur Boral Beşiktaş'ta" (in Turkish). NTVSpor.net. Retrieved 2012-07-07. 
  2. ^ "UĞUR BORAL". TFF. Retrieved 2009-04-20. 

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