Fatih Yılmaz (footballer, born March 1989)

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Fatih Yılmaz
Personal information
Date of birth (1989-03-05) March 5, 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Hannover, Germany
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Central midfielder
Club information
Current team
FSV Optik Rathenow
Youth career
0000–2005 VfB Hannover-Wülfel
2005–2007 Hannover 96
2007–2008 Eintracht Braunschweig
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2010 Eintracht Braunschweig II 23 (1)
2008–2010 Eintracht Braunschweig 3 (0)
2011 Manisaspor 0 (0)
2011–2012 Eintracht Nordhorn 7 (0)
2012 SV Wilhelmshaven 16 (1)
2013 Etar 1924 8 (0)
2013–2014 Denizlispor 2 (0)
2015– FSV Optik Rathenow
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 September 2015.

Fatih Yılmaz (born March 5, 1989 in Hannover) is a Turkish football player who plays for FSV Optik Rathenow in Germany.


Yılmaz began his career in his hometown for VfB Hannover-Wülfel[1] and joined 2005 in the youthteam of Hannover 96. He played for Hannover 96 between 2005 and 2007 and signed then in the summer of the latter year with Eintracht Braunschweig. In May 2010 it was confirmed that his contract will not be renewed and he left the club on 30 June 2010.[2]

In January 2011 he signed a contract with Türkcell Süper Lig club Manisaspor.[3] However, after only a few months he returned to Germany and joined Eintracht Nordhorn in the 5th tier Niedersachsenliga. He signed with Regionalliga Nord club SV Wilhelmshaven during the winter break of the 2011-12 season.

Personal life[edit]

Fatih is the older brother of Yusuf Yılmaz and both hold a German passport.