Tanju Kayhan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Tanju Kayhan
Tanju Kayhan (cropped).jpg
Kayhan with Rapid Vienna in 2010
Personal information
Date of birth (1989-07-22) 22 July 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Vienna, Austria
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Defender, Full Back
Club information
Current team
Göztepe SK
Number 21
Youth career
2002–2007 SK Rapid Wien
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2009 Rapid Wien II 28 (1)
2009–2010 Rapid Wien 36 (0)
2010 Wiener Neustadt (loan) 18 (0)
2011–2014 Beşiktaş 10 (0)
2012–2013 Mersin İdmanyurdu (loan) 11 (0)
2013 Eskişehirspor (loan) 1 (0)
2014 Elazığspor (loan) 15 (0)
2014–2015 Karabükspor 27 (0)
2015–2016 Sturm Graz 10 (0)
2016– Göztepe SK 3 (0)
National team
2009 Austria U21 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 March 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 February 2009

Tanju Kayhan (born 22 July 1989 in Vienna, Austria) is an Austrian footballer who currently plays for Göztepe SK.

Club career[edit]

Hulk of F.C. Porto fighting Kayhan for the ball in an UEFA Europa League match in 2010.

Kayhan began his career 1999 with Rapid Wien Amateur and was promoted to the first team in November 2008 from and made his debut on 15 November 2008 against LASK Linz. On 30 January 2010 left SK Rapid Wien on loan to SC Wiener Neustadt, he will return on 30 June 2010.[1] He signed a two-year deal with Göztepe SK on June 2016.[1]

International career[edit]

He received his first call-up for Austria in winter 2008–2009 but only made his debut against Italy national under-21 football team on 11 February 2009.

Personal life[edit]

Kayhan was born to Turkish parents.[2] He has three brothers who plays football Coskun played for SC Zwettl, Ercan for ASC Götzendorf and Orhan Kayhan for SVR Wolfersberg.[3] He also holds Turkish citizenship.[4]


External links[edit]