Cihan Can

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Cihan Can
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Personal information
Date of birth (1986-08-01) August 1, 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth İstanbul, Turkey
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Defender / Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2009 Galatasaray 0 (0)
2006 Sakaryaspor (loan) 5 (0)
2006–2007 Mersin İY (loan)
2007–2008 Orduspor (loan)
2008–2009 Gaziantep B.B. (loan) 30 (2)
2010–2014 Gaziantep B.B. 130 (4)
2014– Giresunspor 19 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 August 2015.

Cihan Can (born on August 1, 1986) is a Turkish football defender who currently plays for Giresunspor.


Can was promoted to Galatasaray's first team from the youth team in 2005. He played in for the first team in friendly matches but did not play in any official matches. He was an unused substitute in Galatasaray's UEFA Cup first round loss to Tromsø IL.[1]

He was loaned out to Sakaryaspor in the 2005–06 mid-season break. After a half season spell, he returned to Galatasaray. Can was again loaned out, to Mersin İdman Yurdu, for the 2006–07 season. For the 2007–08 season, he was loaned out to Orduspor.[2] The following season, Galatasaray loaned Can to Gaziantep Büyükşehir Belediyespor, and he signed for the club permanently in January 2010.


  1. ^ "Cihan Can (G.Antep Bld'li futbolcu)" (in Turkish). Pas-Fotomaç. 2007-04-26. 
  2. ^ "Galatasaraylı Ordu" (in Turkish). Pas-Fotomaç. 2007-07-12. 

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