Ozan İpek

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Ozan İpek
Personal information
Full name Ozan İpek
Date of birth (1986-10-10) 10 October 1986 (age 31)
Place of birth Ankara, Turkey
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Left winger
Club information
Current team
Adana Demirspor
Number 14
Youth career
Batman Petrolspor
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2006 Batman Petrolspor 63 (17)
2006–2008 Kahramanmaraşspor 43 (5)
2008 Bucaspor 18 (10)
2009–2015 Bursaspor 114 (16)
2013–2014 Mersin İdmanyurdu (loan) 4 (0)
2015–2016 Antalyaspor 1 (0)
2016– Adana Demirspor 13 (0)
National team
2010 Turkey 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 September 2015.

Ozan İpek (born 10 November 1986) is a Turkish professional footballer, who plays as a left winger for Turkish club Adana Demirspor in TFF First League.

He began his professional career at Batman Petrolspor in the Turkish second tier. In 2007, he was transferred to Kahramanmaraşspor. Next season he was loaned to Bucaspor. During his spell at Bucaspor, he registered 10 goals and 10 assists. With this performance, he drew attention from Turkish Süper Lig clubs.

In February 2009, he was transferred to Süper Lig side Bursaspor. Bursaspor finished 2009-10 season in the first place and became champions for the first time in the club's history. Ozan İpek contributed with 8 goals and 5 assists. This included a goal and an assist against Beşiktaş and 2 goals and 1 assist against Fenerbahçe, which gave Bursaspor 2–3 victory away at both matches.

In October 2012, he was left out of the squad by Ertuğrul Sağlam due to indiscipline. In January 2013, he was loaned to Mersin İdman Yurdu until the end of the season.

International career[edit]

Having spent the majority of his playing career in the lower divisions, Ozan İpek never represented Turkey at youth level. However, his impressive form for his club in the 2009-10 season, where he scored 8 goals as a midfielder and help Bursaspor to win the title, saw him called up for national duty. He made his international debut at the age of 23, on 3 March 2010, in a 2–0 friendly win against Honduras, coming on as a 62nd-minute substitute for Arda Turan.[1]