Volkan Şen

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Volkan Şen
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Volkan playing for Trabzonspor in 2012
Personal information
Full name Volkan Şen
Date of birth (1987-07-07) 7 July 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth Bursa, Turkey
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Bursaspor
Number 7
Youth career
2000–2002 Bursa Merinosspor
2002–2004 TSE Arabayatağıspor
2004–2005 Bursaspor
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2011 Bursaspor 104 (11)
2006–2007 → Merinosspor (loan) 36 (7)
2011–2014 Trabzonspor 43 (6)
2014- Bursaspor 13 (0)
National team
2007–2008 Turkey U21 4 (0)
2010– Turkey 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 June 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 25 April 2011

Volkan Şen (born 7 July 1987) is a Turkish footballer who plays as a winger for Bursaspor in the Süper Lig.[1]

Trabzonspor[edit]

27 August 2011, signed Volkan for Trabzonspor on a 4-year contract for €3.6 million from Bursaspor.[2] He will earn about €1.1 million per year.[3]

On 26 August 2013, Volkan was brought to tears from insults emanating from Trabzonspor supporters and eventually abandoned the pitch. The fans were insulting his recently deceased mother.[4][5]

International career[edit]

He made his debut for Turkey at the age of 22, starting in a 2–0 friendly win against Honduras on 3 March 2010.[6]

Honours[edit]

Bursaspor[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "VOLKAN ŞEN". tff.org. Retrieved 25 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "Profesyonel Futbolcu Volkan Şen'in Kulübümüze Transferi". Turkish Public Disclosure System (KAP) (in Turkish). 28 August 2011. Retrieved 23 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "Profesyonel Futbolcu Volkan Şen İle Anlaşma Sağlanmıştır". Turkish Public Disclosure System (KAP) (in Turkish). 28 August 2011. Retrieved 23 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Hecklers Bring Turkish Soccer Player To Tears". 26 August 2013. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "Player breaks down after own fans insult his deceased mother". Yahoo! New Zealand. 30 August 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  6. ^ "Türkiye 2-0 Honduras". tff.org. 3 March 2010. Retrieved 25 April 2011.